Chaleur - Miscou
Issued 03:30 PM ADT 22 March 2019
Tonight and Saturday.
Gale warning in effect.
Wind northeast 20 knots increasing to easterly 40 this evening then diminishing to northeasterly 15 to 20 after midnight. Wind becoming variable 15 Saturday morning then increasing to northwest 25 to 30 Saturday afternoon.
Rain or freezing rain changing to snow or rain this evening then to flurries Saturday afternoon and ending Saturday evening.
Temperatures near plus 1.
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Ice ForecastsIssued 10:00 AM EDT 22 March 2019 Today Tonight and Saturday
Ice EdgeFirst ice edge estimated from New Brunswick near 4525N 6525W to Nova
Scotia near 4500N 6500W. Sea ice northeast of the ice edge.
Second ice edge estimated from Nova Scotia near 4450N 6225W to 4450N
6210W to 4510N 6100W to 4600N 5930W to 4545N 5650W to Newfoundland
near 4650N 5550W. Sea ice north and west of the ice edge.
2 tenths grey-white ice except consolidated first-year ice along
parts of the coast.
Warnings (In effect)
Chaleur - MiscouIssued 3:30 PM ADT 22 March 2019
'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.
Technical Marine SynopsisIssued 8:00 PM ADT 22 March 2019 Tonight and Saturday At 8:00 p.m. ADT tonight low 977 mb located over southern Maine.
By 10:00 a.m. ADT Saturday low 981 mb located over southern New
At 8:00 p.m. ADT Saturday departing low 984 mb located over the
eastern Gulf of St. Lawrence.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 3:18 PM ADT 22 March 2019 A low pressure system over the Gulf of Maine will move northeastward
to lie over Southern Maine this evening. The low will then move
across Southern New Brunswick Saturday morning to eventually lie over
the Eastern Gulf of St. Lawrence Saturday evening. East to
Southeast gales developing ahead of the low are expected to reach
storm force this evening over the northern half of Cabot Strait.
Winds will shift to strong to gale force southwesterlies over most
waters overnight as the low moves over Southern New Brunswick before
eventually shifting to a more northwesterly direction Saturday
evening behind the low.
Marine interests are advised that a storm warning is in effect for
Cabot Strait - northern half. Gale warnings are in effect for all
remaining waters. In addition, higher than normal water levels can be
expected during high tide along the Atlantic Coast of Nova Scotia and
parts of the Bay of Fundy coast tonight and Saturday.
St. Lawrence - St. Lawrence River Area
- Anticosti - northwestern half
- Anticosti - southeastern half
- Beauport to L'Isle-aux-Coudres
- Browns Bank
- Chaleur - Miscou
- Cornwall to Montréal
- Donnacona to Beauport
- Grand Manan
- Gulf - Magdalen
- Kingston to Cornwall
- Lake Memphrémagog - northern half
- Lake Nipissing
- Lake Saint-Jean
- L'Isle-aux-Coudres to Tadoussac
- Montréal to Trois-Rivières
- Northumberland Strait
- 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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