Language selection

My Weather Profile Weather Topics  | 

Eastern Shore

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 03:30 PM AST 04 February 2023

Tonight and Sunday.

Gale warning in effect.

Wind west 35 to 45 knots diminishing to west 30 to 35 near midnight and to west 25 late overnight. Wind diminishing to west 15 to 20 Sunday morning then backing to southwest 25 Sunday afternoon. Wind backing to south 30 Sunday evening.

Flurries changing to showers Sunday evening. Visibility 1 mile or less in flurries.

Freezing spray warning in effect.

Severe freezing spray becoming moderate near midnight and ending Sunday morning.

Temperatures minus 12 rising to plus 6 Sunday evening.

Waves

Issued 05:00 PM AST 04 February 2023
Tonight and Sunday. Seas 3 to 5 metres subsiding to 2 to 3 Sunday morning.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:30 PM AST 04 February 2023
Monday Wind southwest 35 knots diminishing to northeast 30 in the afternoon.
Tuesday Wind northeast 30 knots diminishing to northeast 15.
Wednesday Wind southwest 15 to 20 knots.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EST 4 February 2023 Today Tonight and Sunday Open water. 

[ Canadian Ice Service ]

Stay connected

ATOM

Weather Conditions

Skip Image

Zoom-in to make a selection

Map of Atlantic - Newfoundland marine weather areas Banquereau - 44139 East Chedabucto Bay - 44488 West Chedabucto Bay - 44489 Blanc-Sablon Airport Cap Whittle Chevery Natashquan Airport Heath Point Îles de la Madeleine Airport Miscou Island Eskasoni (First Nations) Grand Étang Ingonish Beach North Mountain St.Paul Island J.A. Douglas McCurdy Sydney Airport Charlottetown Airport East Point North Cape Argentia Berry Hill Bonavista Burgeo Cape Race Corner Brook Daniel's Harbour Englee Ferolle Point La Scie Port aux Basques Sagona Island St. Anthony Airport St. John's Int'l Airport St. Lawrence Stephenville Airport Twillingate Winterland Branch Hill Wreckhouse Grates Cove Pool's Island Marticot Island Long Pond Cartwright Airport Mary's Harbour
Legend:
buoy Buoy
land station Land Station
Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 10:00 AM EST 4 February 2023 Today Tonight and Sunday

Ice Edge

First ice edge estimated from New Brunswick near 4538N 6452W to
4515N 6500W to Nova Scotia near 4515N 6427W. Sea ice northeast of
the ice edge.

Second ice edge estimated from Nova Scotia near 4543N 6215W to 4635N
6150W to 4650N 6339W to 4800N 6300W to 4900N 6330W to 4845N 6130W to
5045N 5740W to 4815N 5945W to 4722N 5923W to Newfoundland near 4729N
5610W. Sea ice west then northeast of the ice edge.

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

Ice Coverage

Open water.

 

Iceberg Bulletin

Issued 1:30 PM EST 4 February 2023

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 5 Feb estimated from Newfoundland near
5025N 5635W to 4905N 4815W to 5045N 4720W to 5830N 5550W to 6005N
5015W to 5740N 4610W then eastwards.

Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 5 Feb estimated from Quebec near
5110N 5845W to Newfoundland near 5022N 5725W.

Iceberg Count

No confirmed icebergs.
Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Gale warning in effect

Eastern Shore

Issued 3:30 PM AST 04 February 2023

'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

Eastern Shore

Issued 3:30 PM AST 04 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.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 3:30 PM AST 4 February 2023 Tonight and Sunday At 3:30 p.m. AST today low 950 mb located north of Newfoundland.
By 10:00 a.m. AST Sunday low 965 mb located east of Labrador Sea.

At 3:30 p.m. AST today ridge located on a line north-south over
Quebec.
By 8:00 p.m. AST Sunday trough located east of the Marine District.

At 8:00 p.m. AST Sunday approaching trough located on a line
northeast-southwest over Quebec.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 3:18 PM AST 4 February 2023 An intense low pressure system north of Newfoundland will slowly
Move eastward tonight and Sunday. Gale to storm force west to
northwest winds will gradually diminish as the low moves away.
Late on Sunday a trough will approach from the west and give strong
to possibly gale force southerlies over southeastern waters.

An extremely cold airmass sitting over the region combined with the
gale to storm force winds are keeping moderate to severe freezing
spray throughout the marine district. Conditions are expected to
improve tonight and Sunday as the cold air moves away and winds
subside.

Marine interests are advised that storm warnings are in effect for
Banquereau - northern half, Cabot Strait, Gulf - Magdalen,
Chaleur - Miscou and Anticosti. Gale warnings are in effect for
All remaining waters. Freezing spray warnings are in effect for
All waters.

Atlantic - Newfoundland Area

Another Region

What we are doing

Date modified: