Gulf - Port au Port
Issued 08:00 PM NST 19 January 2022
Tonight and Thursday.
Wind west 15 to 20 knots diminishing to variable 10 to 15 near midnight then increasing to southeast 20 early Thursday morning except northeast 20 along the Quebec coast. Wind increasing to southwest 30 near noon Thursday then diminishing to northwest 15 Thursday evening.
Periods of snow beginning overnight changing to periods of rain or snow Thursday morning then to flurries Thursday afternoon. Visibility 1 mile or less in precipitation.
Freezing spray warning in effect.
Freezing spray ending near midnight.
Temperatures minus 12 to minus 7 rising to minus 4 to plus 2 Thursday morning.
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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 2 tenths grey ice along parts of the coast.
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 - Port au PortIssued 8:00 PM NST 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 8:00 PM NST 19 January 2022 Tonight and Thursday At 8:00 p.m. NST tonight trough located over Belle Isle Bank.
By 3:00 a.m. NST Thursday departing trough located east of the
At 8:00 p.m. NST tonight low 1005 mb located over Quebec.
By 8:00 p.m. NST Thursday low 1006 mb located over Belle Isle Bank.
At 8:00 p.m. NST tonight ridge located over the Gulf of
By 3:30 p.m. NST Thursday weakening ridge located on a line
northwest-southeast over Belle Isle Bank.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 7:53 PM NST 19 January 2022 A trough of low pressure over Belle Isle Bank will move east of the
district tonight. Strong to gale force westerlies behind the trough
will diminish as it moves away.
On Thursday, a low pressure system approaching from the west will
track over the Gulf of St. Lawrence during the morning and reach
Belle Isle Bank by evening. Strong to gale force southwesterlies will
develop ahead of its track.
Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for all
waters except Strait of Belle Isle, Gulf waters, and Belle Isle Bank.
Marine interests are also advised that freezing spray warnings are in
effect for Strait of Belle Isle, Gulf waters, East Coast, Northeast
Coast, Belle Isle Bank, and Funk Island Bank.
Atlantic - Newfoundland Area
- Anticosti - northern half
- Anticosti - southern half
- Belle Isle Bank
- Bras d'Or Lakes
- Cabot Strait
- Chaleur - Miscou - eastern half
- Chaleur - Miscou - western half
- Eastern Shore - eastern half
- East Coast
- Funk Island Bank
- Gulf - Magdalen
- Gulf - Port au Port
- Lake Melville
- Laurentian Fan
- Mid Labrador Coast - Hopedale and south
- Northeast Coast
- Northeast Gulf - northwestern half
- Northeast Gulf - southeastern half
- Northern Grand Banks
- Northumberland Strait - eastern half
- Northumberland Strait - western half
- Sable - eastern half
- Southeastern Grand Banks
- Southwestern Grand Banks
- Southwest Coast
- South Coast
- South Labrador Coast - northern half
- South Labrador Coast - southern half
- South Labrador Sea
- Strait of Belle Isle - eastern half
- Strait of Belle Isle - western half
- 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
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