Language selection

Features

My Weather Profile Weather Topics  | 

Gulf - Magdalen

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 03:30 PM AST 20 January 2020

Tonight and Tuesday.

Wind northwest 20 knots increasing to northwest 25 to 30 this evening then diminishing to west 15 late Tuesday morning. Wind diminishing to light Tuesday evening.

Flurries. Visibility 1 mile or less in flurries.

Freezing spray warning in effect.

Over open water freezing spray ending Tuesday morning.

Temperatures minus 6 falling to minus 12 Tuesday afternoon.

Waves

Issued 05:00 PM AST 20 January 2020

Gulf - Magdalen - northeastern half

Tonight and Tuesday. Seas 2 to 3 metres subsiding to 1 to 2 Tuesday morning.

Gulf - Magdalen - southwestern half

Tonight and Tuesday. Seas 1 to 2 metres.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:30 PM AST 20 January 2020
Wednesday Wind variable 10 to 15 knots increasing to southwest 15 to 20 in the afternoon.
Thursday Wind southwest 20 to 25 knots diminishing to southwest 15.
Friday Wind westerly 10 to 15 knots increasing to northeast 15 to 20.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EST 20 January 2020 Today Tonight and Tuesday Open water except 9 tenths new ice including 3 tenths grey ice near parts of the islands and in the extreme southwestern section. 

[ 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 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 Bonavista Burgeo Cape Race Corner Brook Daniel's Harbour Englee Ferolle Point La Scie Port aux Basques Rocky Harbour 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 20 January 2020 Today Tonight and Tuesday

Ice Edge

Ice edge estimated from Cape Breton Island near 4650N 6020W to 4710N
6015W to 4840N 6150W to 5035N 5750W to 4750N 5950W to 4725N 5920W to
Newfoundland near 4720N 5515W. Sea ice west then east then north of
the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Open water except 9 tenths new ice including 3 tenths grey ice near
parts of the islands and in the extreme southwestern section.

 

Iceberg Bulletin

Issued 11:00 AM EST 20 January 2020

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 21 Jan estimated from the Labrador coast
near 5223N 5538W to 5330N 5400W to 5700N 5600W then eastwards.

Iceberg Count

No confirmed icebergs.
Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Freezing spray warning in effect

Gulf - Magdalen

Issued 3:30 PM AST 20 January 2020

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 20 January 2020 Tonight and Tuesday At 3:30 p.m. AST today departing low located northeast of
Newfoundland.

At 8:00 p.m. AST tonight ridge located over the Great Lakes.
By 8:00 p.m. AST Tuesday ridge located on a line east-west over
the Maritimes.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 3:32 PM AST 20 January 2020 A low pressure system northeast of Newfoundland will continue to move
northeastward this evening. Strong northwesterly winds will gradually
diminish tonight and Tuesday.

Freezing spray warnings are in effect for Banquereau - northern half,
Cabot Strait, Northumberland Strait, Gulf-Magdalen, Chaleur-Miscou,
and Anticosti.

Atlantic - Newfoundland Area

Another Region

What we are doing

Date modified: