Gulf - Magdalen
Issued 03:30 PM AST 19 January 2022
Tonight and Thursday.
Wind west 20 knots backing to south 10 to 15 this evening then increasing to south 20 to 25 near midnight with gusts to 40 from Margaree Harbour to Bay St. Lawrence. Wind becoming southwest 20 to 25 early Thursday morning then veering to northwest 20 to 25 Thursday afternoon.
Flurries becoming showers or flurries overnight then flurries Thursday afternoon.
Freezing spray warning in effect.
Freezing spray ending this evening. Freezing spray beginning Thursday evening.
Temperatures minus 9 rising to plus 1 Thursday morning then falling to minus 4 Thursday evening.
Strong wind warning program has ended for the season.
Gulf - Magdalen - northeastern half
Gulf - Magdalen - southwestern half
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Ice ForecastsIssued 10:00 AM EST 19 January 2022 Today Tonight and Thursday
Ice EdgeFirst ice edge estimated from Cape Breton near 4653N 6020W to 4705N
6015W to 4755N 6125W to 4700N 6330W to 4831N 6307W to 4845N 6130W to
5011N 5835W to 4730N 6000W to Newfoundland near 4728N 5608W. Sea ice
south then west then northeast of the ice edge.
Second ice edge estimated from Nova Scotia near 4505N 6457W to New
Brunswick near 4528N 6518W. Sea ice northeast of the ice edge.
Open water except 8 tenths new ice along the Prince Edward Island
Iceberg BulletinIssued 2:08 PM EST 19 January 2022
Iceberg LimitIceberg limit at 0000 UTC 20 Jan estimated from the Labrador coast
near 5210N 5550W to 5125N 5145W to 5215N 5000W to 5425N 5125W to
5600N 5500W to 5920N 5655W to 6035N 5210W then eastwards.
Iceberg CountNo confirmed icebergs.
Warnings (In effect)
Gulf - MagdalenIssued 3:30 PM AST 19 January 2022
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 3:30 PM AST 19 January 2022 Tonight and Thursday At 3:30 p.m. AST today departing low 979 mb located over Labrador
At 8:00 p.m. AST tonight low 1005 mb located over southern Quebec.
By 8:00 p.m. AST Thursday low 1005 mb located north of Newfoundland.
At 8:00 p.m. AST tonight trough from low located on a line
northeast-southwest over the Great Lakes.
By 8:00 p.m. AST Thursday trough from low located on a line
northeast-southwest over West Scotian Slope.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 3:00 PM AST 19 January 2022 A low pressure system approaching from Quebec will move to lie north
of Newfoundland Thursday evening. Winds will increase to strong to
gale force southwesterlies ahead of the low then become moderate to
strong northwesterlies in its wake.
Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for
Fundy, Grand Manan, Lurcher and Cabot Strait.
Freezing spray warnings are in effect for Banquereau, Cabot Strait,
Gulf-Magdalen, Chaleur-Miscou and Anticosti.
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- Anticosti - southern half
- Belle Isle Bank
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- Funk Island Bank
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- Lake Melville
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- South Labrador Coast - southern half
- South Labrador Sea
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- Strait of Belle Isle - western half
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