Banquereau - northwestern half
Issued 10:00 AM AST 16 January 2018
Today Tonight and Wednesday.
Gale warning in effect.
Wind northeast 35 knots diminishing to northwest 15 this afternoon and to light late overnight. Wind light Wednesday.
Periods of snow or rain ending near noon. Chance of flurries beginning Wednesday evening. Visibility 1 mile or less in precipitation.
Temperatures near plus 1.
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Ice ForecastsIssued 10:00 AM EST 16 January 2018 Today Tonight and Wednesday
Ice EdgeFirst ice edge estimated from Nova Scotia near 4520N 6100W to 4555N
5935W to 4645N 5955W to 4725N 5910W to 4805N 6155W to 4840N 6145W.
Sea ice south of the ice edge.
Second ice edge estimated from 4840N 6145W to 4910N 6125W to 4945N
6155W to 4950N 5840W to 4825N 5925W to Newfoundland near 4800N
5915W. Sea ice north of the ice edge.
Third ice edge estimated from New Brunswick near 4530N 6515W to Nova
Scotia near 4505N 6500W. Sea ice east of the ice edge.
Iceberg BulletinIssued 11:00 AM EST 16 January 2018
Iceberg LimitIceberg limit at 0000 UTC 17 Jan estimated from the Labrador coast
near 5400N 5718W to 5430N 5300W to 5700N 5500W then eastwards.
Iceberg CountNo confirmed icebergs.
Warnings (In effect)
Banquereau - northwestern halfIssued 10:00 AM AST 16 January 2018
'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 3:30 PM AST 16 January 2018 Tonight and Wednesday At 3:30 p.m. AST today ridge located from Labrador to New England.
By 3:00 a.m. AST Wednesday ridge located over the Maritimes.
At 3:30 p.m. AST Wednesday low 1018 mb located over Cape Cod.
By 8:00 p.m. AST Wednesday low 1010 mb located over the northern
Gulf of Maine.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 9:47 AM AST 16 January 2018 A low pressure system currently located over Banquereau will track
northeastward to lie east of Newfoundland later today. Strong to gale
force southerlies ahead of the low shift to strong to gale force
northerlies behind it. Winds diminish to moderate to strong
northerlies later today as the low pulls away and eventually to light
northerlies as the high pressure builds in.
Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for
Banquereau and Laurentian Fan.
Freezing spray warnings are in effect for Cabot Strait,
Northumberland Strait - eastern half, Gulf-Magdalen and Anticosti -
Atlantic - Newfoundland Area
- Anticosti - northwestern half
- Anticosti - southeastern half
- Banquereau - northwestern half
- Banquereau - southeastern half
- Belle Isle Bank
- Bras d'Or Lakes
- Cabot Strait
- Chaleur - Miscou - eastern half
- Chaleur - Miscou - western half
- Eastern Shore - eastern half
- East Coast - Cape St. Francis and south
- East Coast - north of Cape St. Francis
- Funk Island Bank
- Gulf - Magdalen - eastern half
- Gulf - Magdalen - western half
- Gulf - Port au Port
- Lake Melville
- Laurentian Fan
- Mid Labrador Coast
- Northeast Coast
- Northeast Gulf
- Northern Grand Banks
- Northumberland Strait - eastern half
- Northumberland Strait - western half
- Sable - eastern half
- Southeastern Grand Banks
- Southwestern Grand Banks
- Southwest Coast
- South Coast
- South Labrador Coast
- South Labrador Sea
- Strait of Belle Isle
- Arctic - Eastern Arctic
- Arctic - Western Arctic
- Atlantic - Labrador
- Atlantic - Maritimes
- Atlantic - Newfoundland
- Great Lakes - Lake Erie and Lake Ontario
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