East Coast - north of Cape St. Francis
Issued 08:00 PM NST 19 February 2018
Tonight and Tuesday.
Wind light increasing to southwest 15 knots near midnight and to southwest 25 late overnight. Wind becoming north 25 Tuesday afternoon.
A few flurries beginning Tuesday morning and ending Tuesday afternoon.
Freezing spray warning in effect.
Freezing spray beginning Tuesday afternoon.
Temperatures minus 2 falling to minus 10 to minus 4 Tuesday evening.
Zoom-in to make a selection
Ice ForecastsIssued 10:00 AM EST 19 February 2018 Today Tonight and Tuesday
Ice EdgeIce edge estimated from Newfoundland near 4805N 5250W to 4915N 4915W
to 5040N 4820W to 5500N 5225W to 5600N 5555W to 5800N 5800W then
northward. Sea ice north and west of the ice edge.
Bergy water except 2 tenths new ice in the northern section.
Iceberg BulletinIssued 11:00 AM EST 19 February 2018
Iceberg LimitIceberg limit at 0000 UTC 19 Feb estimated from Newfoundland near
4825N 5309W to 4745N 4900W to 5015N 4715W to 5115N 4715W to 5400N
5015W to 5700N 5400W then eastwards.
Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 19 Feb estimated from Newfoundland
near 5134N 5600W to the Labrador coast near 5154N 5600W.
Iceberg CountNo confirmed icebergs except less than 10 icebergs north of the
Warnings (In effect)
East Coast - north of Cape St. FrancisIssued 8:00 PM NST 19 February 2018
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.
Technical Marine SynopsisIssued 8:00 PM NST 19 February 2018 Tonight and Tuesday At 8:00 p.m. NST tonight low 985 mb located east of the Grand Banks.
By 3:00 a.m. NST Tuesday departing low 990 mb located east of the
At 8:00 p.m. NST tonight ridge located over eastern Newfoundland.
By 3:30 p.m. NST Tuesday departing ridge located off the Grand
At 8:00 p.m. NST tonight trough located over Labrador.
By 3:30 p.m. NST Tuesday trough located on a line
northeast-southwest over Funk Island Bank.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 7:50 PM NST 19 February 2018 An intense low pressure system east of the Grand Banks will continue
to track eastward tonight. Strong to gale force northerlies will
gradually diminish over the Grand Banks tonight as the low moves away
and a ridge of high pressure approaches.
A trough of low pressure over Labrador will cross over northern
waters tonight. Strong to gale force southwesterlies ahead of this
system will veer to strong to gale force northwesterlies in its wake.
Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for
Northeast Gulf, Gulf-Port au Port, Belle Isle Bank, Northern Grand
Banks, and Southeastern Grand Banks.
Marine interests are also advised that freezing spray warnings are in
effect for all waters except Southwest Coast, South Coast, East Coast
- Cape St. Francis and south, and the Grand Banks.
Atlantic - Newfoundland Area
- Anticosti - northern half
- Anticosti - southern half
- Banquereau - northern half
- Banquereau - southern half
- Belle Isle Bank
- Bras d'Or Lakes
- Cabot Strait
- Chaleur - Miscou - eastern half
- Chaleur - Miscou - western half
- Eastern Shore
- East Coast - Cape St. Francis and south
- East Coast - north of Cape St. Francis
- Funk Island Bank
- Gulf - Magdalen - northeastern half
- Gulf - Magdalen - southwestern 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
- 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
- Great Lakes - Lake Huron
- Great Lakes - Lake Superior
What we are doing
- Date modified: