Language selection

My Weather Profile Weather Topics  | 

Lurcher

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM AST 03 February 2023

Today Tonight and Saturday.

Gale warning in effect.

Wind southwest 25 to 30 knots becoming west 25 to 35 early this morning then veering to northwest 35 to 40 early this afternoon. Wind diminishing to northwest 30 Saturday evening.

Scattered showers changing to flurries this afternoon. Visibility 1 mile or less in flurries.

Freezing spray warning in effect.

Moderate freezing spray beginning this afternoon except severe late overnight and Saturday.

Temperatures plus 4 falling to minus 15 overnight then rising to minus 7 Saturday evening.

Waves

Issued 05:00 AM AST 03 February 2023
Today Tonight and Saturday. Seas 2 to 3 metres building to 3 to 5 this morning and to 4 to 6 after midnight. Seas subsiding to 3 Saturday evening.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM AST 03 February 2023
Sunday Wind westerly 20 knots backing to southwest 25 in the afternoon.
Monday Wind southwest 30 knots diminishing to north 25.
Tuesday Wind north 20 knots becoming south 20.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EST 2 February 2023 Today Tonight and Friday Ice free. 

[ Canadian Ice Service ]

Stay connected

ATOM

Weather Conditions

Skip Image

Zoom-in to make a selection

Map of St. Lawrence - St. Lawrence River marine weather areas West Bay of Fundy - 44490 Mont-Louis - 45138 Lake Nipissing - 45152 North Bay Airport Beauport Deschambault Île d'Orléans L'Assomption Trois-Rivières Airport Île aux-Grues Lac Saint-Pierre Montréal-Trudeau Int'l Airport Saint-Hubert Airport Lac Memphrémagog Sainte-Anne-de-Bellevue Saint-Anicet Baie-Comeau Airport Cap-Rouge Île Rouge Pointe de l'Islet Pointe Claveau Sept-Îles Airport Pointe-des-Monts Pointe-Noire Cap-d'Espoir Rivière-la-Madeleine Gaspé Airport La Pocatière Mont-Joli Airport New Carlisle Pointe-au-Père Port Menier Île Bicquette Cap-Chat CFB Bagotville Jonquière Mistook Normandin Roberval Airport Bas Caraquet Bathurst Airport Charlo Miramichi Fundy Park (Alma) Grand Manan Kouchibouguac Kouchibouguac Miscou Island Greater Moncton Roméo LeBlanc Int'l Airport Point Lepreau Saint John Airport St. Stephen Brier Island Yarmouth Airport North Cape
Legend:
buoy Buoy
land station Land Station
Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 10:00 AM EST 2 February 2023 Today Tonight and Friday

Ice Edge

First ice edge estimated from New Brunswick near 4538N 6452W to
4515N 6500W to Nova Scotia near 4515N 6427W. Sea ice northeast of
the ice edge.

Second ice edge estimated from Nova Scotia near 4551N 6200W to 4630N
6145W to 4700N 6330W to 4800N 6245W to 4900N 6330W to 4845N 6130W to
5020N 5800W to Newfoundland near 4926N 5812W. Sea ice west then
northeast of the ice edge.

Third ice edge estimated from 4658N 6157W to 4713N 6215W to 4753N
6129W to 4738N 6105W to 4658N 6157W. Sea ice within the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Ice free.

Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Gale warning in effect

Lurcher

Issued 03:00 AM AST 03 February 2023

'Gale' force winds of 34 to 47 knots are occurring or expected to occur in this marine area. Watch for updated statements. Please refer to the latest marine forecasts for further details and continue to monitor the situation through Canadian Coast Guard radio or Weatheradio stations.

Freezing spray warning in effect

Lurcher

Issued 03:00 AM AST 03 February 2023

Moderate or severe freezing spray is occurring or expected to occur in this marine area. Please refer to the latest marine forecasts for further details and continue to monitor the situation through Canadian Coast Guard radio or Weatheradio stations.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 3:00 AM AST 3 February 2023 Today Tonight and Saturday At 3:00 a.m. AST today trough from low located from Quebec to
New England.
By 3:30 p.m. AST today trough from low located from Labrador to
Laurentian Fan.

At 3:00 a.m. AST Saturday quasi-stationary low 958 mb located over
Labrador Sea.

At 3:30 p.m. AST today building ridge located on a line north-south
over Ontario.
By 8:00 p.m. AST Saturday ridge located on a line north-south over
New England.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 2:53 AM AST 3 February 2023 A trough of low pressure will pass over the region today spreading
strong to gale force southerlies across the district. In the wake of
this trough, the associated low will stall and deepen over the
Labrador Sea. A very cold westerly flow will develop over the
district tonight with gale to storm force winds and moderate to
severe freezing spray. Winds will ease and temperatures will rise
Saturday night as a ridge of high pressure approaches the Maritimes.

Marine interests are advised that storm warnings are in effect for
Cabot Strait, Gulf-Magdalen northeastern half and Anticosti.
Gale warnings are in effect for all remaining waters. Freezing spray
warnings are in effect for all waters.

St. Lawrence - St. Lawrence River Area

Another Region

What we are doing

Date modified: