Chaleur - Miscou - western half
Issued 08:00 PM AST 16 January 2019
Tonight and Thursday.
Gale warning in effect.
Wind south 25 knots veering to west 25 near midnight then increasing to west 35 late overnight. Wind diminishing to west 25 near noon Thursday and to west 15 Thursday evening.
Flurries ending late overnight. Visibility 1 mile or less in flurries.
Over open water risk of freezing spray overnight and Thursday.
Temperatures minus 5 falling to minus 19 Thursday morning.
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Ice ForecastsIssued 10:00 AM EST 16 January 2019 Today Tonight and Thursday
Ice EdgeFirst ice edge estimated from New Brunswick near 4440N 6705W to
4315N 6545W to 4420N 6350W to Nova Scotia near 4430N 6345W. Sea ice
within the ice edge.
Second ice edge estimated from Nova Scotia near 4430N 6330W to 4440N
6220W to 4550N 5910W to 4740N 6030W to 4800N 6225W to 4850N 6250W to
4840N 6120W to 5015N 5800W to 4825N 5935W to Newfoundland near 4805N
Third ice edge estimated from Newfoundland near 4735N 5620W to
Newfoundland near 4730N 5605W. Sea ice north of the ice edge.
9 tenths grey ice except 9 plus tenths grey-white ice in the
Warnings (In effect)
Chaleur - MiscouIssued 8:00 PM AST 16 January 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 AST 16 January 2019 Tonight and Thursday At 8:00 p.m. AST tonight trough located from the Gaspe Peninsula
By 10:00 a.m. AST Thursday departing trough located from
Newfoundland to Laurentian Fan.
At 3:30 p.m. AST Thursday ridge located over New England.
By 8:00 p.m. AST Thursday ridge located over the Maritimes.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 7:49 PM AST 16 January 2019 As a trough of low pressure will push through the Maritimes
overnight, spreading strong to gale force southerlies ahead of it.
Winds will then veer to strong to gale force westerlies in the wake
of the trough on Thursday. The trough will also usher in a very cold
airmass with strong northwesterly winds prompting widespread freezing
spray overnight and Thursday over much of the marine district.
Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for
Cabot Strait, Gulf-Magdalen, Chaleur-Miscou and Anticosti.
Marine interests are also advised that freezing spray warnings are in
effect for Fundy, Grand Manan, Lurcher, Browns Bank, southwestern
shore, LaHave Bank, eastern shore - eastern half, Sable - eastern
half, Fourchu, Cabot Strait, Northumberland Strait, Gulf - Magdalen
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 - northeastern half
- Gulf - Magdalen - southwestern 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
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