Issued 03:30 PM AST 18 January 2018
Tonight and Friday.
Wind northerly 15 knots increasing to northerly 20 late this evening then backing to northwest 15 Friday morning. Wind diminishing to light Friday evening.
A few flurries beginning Friday morning.
Temperatures near zero.
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Ice ForecastsIssued 10:00 AM EST 18 January 2018 Today Tonight and Friday
Ice EdgeFirst ice edge estimated from New Brunswick near 4530N 6515W to Nova
Scotia near 4505N 6500W. Sea ice northeast of the ice edge.
Second ice edge estimated from Nova Scotia near 4430N 6335W to 4505N
6045W to 4605N 5925W to 4840N 6135W to 4945N 6050W then
northeastward. Sea ice west of the ice edge.
Third ice edge estimated from 4945N 6050W to 5030N 5810W to 4820N
5930W to Newfoundland near 4810N 5850W. Sea ice north and east of
the ice edge.
No watches or warnings in effect.
Technical Marine SynopsisIssued 3:30 PM AST 18 January 2018 Tonight and Friday At 3:30 p.m. AST today low 1002 mb located over central
By 8:00 p.m. AST tonight departing low 997 mb located northeast
At 3:30 p.m. AST today intensifying low 994 mb located southwest
of Georges Bank.
By 10:00 a.m. AST Friday low 990 mb located south of Laurentian Fan.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 3:19 PM AST 18 January 2018 A low pressure system currently southwest of Georges Bank will
continue to intensify this evening and track south of the marine
district tonight and Friday. Increasing northeasterly winds ahead of
this system will reach gale force over southwestern waters this
evening and spread eastward across southern waters throughout Friday.
Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for
Georges Bank, West Scotian Slope, East Scotian Slope and Laurentian
Marine interests are also advised that freezing spray warnings are in
effect for Gulf-Magdalen and Anticosti.
St. Lawrence - St. Lawrence River Area
- Anticosti - eastern half
- Anticosti - western half
- Beauport to L'Isle-aux-Coudres
- Browns Bank
- Chaleur - Miscou - eastern half
- Chaleur - Miscou - western half
- Cornwall to Montréal
- Donnacona to Beauport
- Grand Manan
- Gulf - Magdalen - western half
- Kingston to Cornwall
- Lake Memphrémagog - northern half
- Lake Nipissing
- Lake Saint-Jean
- L'Isle-aux-Coudres to Tadoussac
- Montréal to Trois-Rivières
- Northumberland Strait - western half
- Pointe à Michel to Pointe-des-Monts
- Pointe-des-Monts to Anticosti - northern half
- Pointe-des-Monts to Anticosti - southern half
- Richelieu River and Northern Lake Champlain
- Saguenay to Tadoussac
- Tadoussac to Pointe à Michel
- Trois-Rivières to Donnacona
- Arctic - Eastern Arctic
- Arctic - Western Arctic
- Atlantic - Labrador
- Atlantic - Maritimes
- Atlantic - Newfoundland
- Great Lakes - Lake Erie and Lake Ontario
- Great Lakes - Lake Huron
- Great Lakes - Lake Superior
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