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Pointe-des-Monts to Anticosti - southern half

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM EST 01 February 2023

Today Tonight and Thursday.

Wind west 15 to 25 knots becoming southwest 15 early this evening. Wind southwest 15 Thursday.

Flurries ending Thursday morning. Flurries Thursday evening. Visibility 1 mile or less in flurries.

Freezing spray warning in effect.

Over open water freezing spray ending this afternoon.

Temperatures minus 12 rising to minus 6 Thursday evening.

Waves

Issued 03:00 AM EST 01 February 2023
Today Tonight and Thursday. Over open water seas 1 to 2 metres subsiding to 1 or less this afternoon.

Extended Forecast

Issued 06:00 PM EST 31 January 2023
Thursday Wind west 15 to 25 knots.
Friday Wind south 15 to 25 knots increasing to west 35 to 45.
Saturday Wind west 40 to 50 knots diminishing to west 30 to 40 late in the day.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EST 31 January 2023 Today Tonight and Wednesday Open water except 9 tenths new ice including 1 tenth grey ice along parts of the coast. 

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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
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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 10:00 AM EST 31 January 2023 Today Tonight and Wednesday

Ice Edge

First ice edge estimated from Nova Scotia near 4542N 6218W to Prince
Edward Island near 4559N 6231W. Sea ice southwest of the ice edge.

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

Third ice edge estimated from Prince Edward Island near 4628N 6240W
to 4730N 6411W to 4905N 6319W to 4849N 6145W to 5052N 5740W to
Newfoundland near 4926N 5812W. Sea ice west then east of the ice
edge.

Ice Coverage

Open water except 9 tenths new ice including 1 tenth grey ice along
parts of the coast.

Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Freezing spray warning in effect

Pointe-des-Monts to Anticosti - southern half

Issued 03:00 AM EST 01 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.

Advisories (In effect)

Marine weather advisory in effect

Pointe-des-Monts to Anticosti - southern half

Issued 04:08 AM EST 01 February 2023 A vigorous cold front will sweep through the Saguenay River and the St Lawrence Estuary overnight Thursday night or early Friday morning. As the front passes, winds could rapidly intensify to over 50 knots from the west. Depending on ice development and movement over the next few days, waves caused by these strong winds could cause freezing spray in ice-free areas.

These conditions are expected to continue until Saturday.

The sudden onset of conditions favourable for the development of storm force winds, freezing spray, and very poor visibilities in flurries, as well as the duration of these conditions, could make boating difficult.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 3:00 AM EST 1 February 2023 Today Tonight and Thursday At 3:00 a.m. EST today ridge located from Lake Ontario to Labrador.
By 7:00 a.m. EST Thursday ridge located from Nova Scotia to
Newfoundland.

At 7:00 a.m. EST Thursday cold front located on a line
northeast-southwest over Lake Superior.
By 7:00 p.m. EST Thursday cold front located from Lake Ontario to
Lake Saint-Jean.

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