Anticosti

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 08:00 PM AST 16 December 2017

Tonight and Sunday.

Gale warning in effect.

Wind northwest 20 to 25 knots with gusts to 30 in the Honguedo Strait. Wind increasing to northwest 35 late overnight with gusts to 45 in the Honguedo Strait. Wind diminishing to northwest 25 to 30 Sunday evening.

Flurries.

Freezing spray warning in effect.

Freezing spray.

Temperatures near minus 7.

Waves

Issued 05:00 PM AST 16 December 2017

Anticosti - northern half

Tonight and Sunday. Seas 1 to 2 metres building to 2 to 3 this evening.

Anticosti - southern half

Tonight and Sunday. Seas 1 to 2 metres building to 2 to 3 this evening and to 3 to 4 late overnight.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:30 PM AST 16 December 2017
Monday Wind northwest 20 knots.
Tuesday Wind southwest 15 knots increasing to southerly 20 to 25 late in the day.
Wednesday Wind westerly 25 knots increasing to westerly 35.

Stay connected

ATOM

Weather Conditions

Skip Image

Zoom-in to make a selection

Map of Atlantic - Newfoundland marine weather areas Southwestern Grand Banks - 44138 Banquereau - 44139 Tail of the Bank - 44140 Nickerson Bank - 44251 Northeast Burgeo Bank - 44255 Blanc-Sablon Airport Cap Whittle Chevery Natashquan Airport Heath Point Miscou Island Grand Étang Ingonish Beach North Mountain St.Paul Island J.A. Douglas McCurdy Sydney Airport Charlottetown Airport East Point North Cape Argentia Bonavista Burgeo Cape Race Corner Brook Daniel's Harbour Englee Ferolle Point La Scie Port aux Basques Rocky Harbour Sagona Island St. Anthony Airport St. John's Int'l Airport St. Lawrence Stephenville Airport Twillingate Winterland Wreckhouse Cartwright Airport Mary's Harbour Grates Cove Pool's Island Marticot Island Long Pond Eskasoni (First Nations) Îles de la Madeleine Airport
Legend:
buoy Buoy
land station Land Station
Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 10:00 AM EST 16 December 2017 Today Tonight and Sunday
 

Iceberg Bulletin

Issued 11:00 AM EST 16 December 2017

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 17 Dec estimated from the Labrador coast
near 5225N 5540W to 5000N 5230W to 5400N 4700W to 5500N 4630W to
6000N 5900W to 6100N 5400W to 5700N 5000W then eastwards.

Iceberg Count

No confirmed icebergs.
Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Gale warning in effect

Anticosti

Issued 8:00 PM AST 16 December 2017

'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

Anticosti

Issued 8:00 PM AST 16 December 2017

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 8:00 PM AST 16 December 2017 Tonight and Sunday At 8:00 p.m. AST tonight intensifying low 960 mb located east
of Newfoundland.
By 3:00 a.m. AST Sunday low 957 mb located east of Labrador.

At 3:30 p.m. AST Sunday approaching ridge located west of the
Marine District.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 7:42 PM AST 16 December 2017 A deep low pressure system just east of Newfoundland will continue to
intensify as it moves eastward off the island tonight. Strong to gale
force northwesterlies over most of the district will gradually
diminish on Sunday.

Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for all
waters except Fundy, Grand Manan, Lurcher and southwestern shore.

Marine interests are also advised that freezing spray warnings are in
effect for Cabot Strait and all Gulf of St. Lawrence waters.

Atlantic - Newfoundland Area

Another Region

What we are doing

Date modified: