Eastern Shore - eastern half

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 08:00 PM AST 16 February 2019

Tonight and Sunday.

Wind southwesterly 15 knots increasing to northwest 20 to 25 near midnight then diminishing to northwest 15 early Sunday evening.

Rain and fog patches ending this evening.

Freezing spray warning in effect.

Over open water freezing spray beginning Sunday morning.

Temperatures plus 3 falling to minus 8 Sunday evening.

Waves

Issued 05:00 PM AST 16 February 2019
Tonight and Sunday. Seas 3 to 4 metres subsiding to 2 to 3 this evening and to 1 to 2 Sunday afternoon.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:30 PM AST 16 February 2019
Monday Wind northwest 15 knots becoming variable 15 in the morning then becoming northerly 15 late in the day.
Tuesday Wind northwest 25 knots.
Wednesday Wind northwest 25 to 30 knots increasing to northwest 35 late in the day.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EST 16 February 2019 Today Tonight and Sunday Open water 2 tenths grey ice in some bays. 

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 10:00 AM EST 16 February 2019 Today Tonight and Sunday

Ice Edge

First ice edge estimated from New Brunswick near 4510N 6610W Nova
Scotia near 4440N 6550W. Sea ice east of the ice edge.

Second ice edge estimated from Nova Scotia near 4400N 6440W to 4500N
6130W to 4455N 5830W to 4540N 5725W to 4720N 5925W to Newfoundland
near 4720N 5515W. Sea ice north and west of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Open water 2 tenths grey ice in some bays.

 

Iceberg Bulletin

Issued 11:00 AM EST 16 February 2019

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 16 Feb estimated from Newfoundland near
4739N 5247W to 4740N 4930W to 4920N 4715W to 5200N 4720W to 5700N
5400W to 6027N 5919W to 6510N 5439W to 5915N 5203W to 5832N 5003W
then eastwards.

Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 16 Feb estimated from the Labrador
coast near 5150N 5615W to Newfoundland near 5130N 5600W.

Iceberg Count

No confirmed icebergs.
Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Freezing spray warning in effect

Eastern Shore - eastern half

Issued 8:00 PM AST 16 February 2019

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.

Warnings (Ended)

Gale warning ended

Eastern Shore - eastern half

Issued 8:00 PM AST 16 February 2019
Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 8:00 PM AST 16 February 2019 Tonight and Sunday At 8:00 p.m. AST tonight departing trough located from Newfoundland
to Laurentian Fan.

At 10:30 a.m. AST Sunday ridge located west of the Marine District.
By 8:00 p.m. AST Sunday ridge located over the western Marine
District.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 7:51 PM AST 16 February 2019 A trough of low pressure stretching from Newfoundland to Laurentian
Fan will move east of the district later this evening. Falling
temperatures and strong to gale force northwest winds in the wake of
the trough will give way to freezing spray to some waters.

Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for
Gulf-Magdalen - northern half and Anticosti.

Marine interests are also advised that freezing spray warnings are in
effect for eastern shore-eastern half, Sable-eastern half, Fourchu,
Banquereau, Cabot Strait, Gulf-Magdalen-northern half and Anticosti.

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