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Marine Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM NST 19 January 2022

Today Tonight and Thursday.

Wind west 30 knots diminishing to west 15 to 20 this evening and to light overnight. Wind increasing to southeast 20 Thursday morning except northeast 20 along the Quebec coast. Wind increasing to southwest 25 Thursday afternoon then veering to northwest 15 to 20 Thursday evening.

Flurries ending this evening. Periods of snow or rain Thursday morning and afternoon changing to flurries. Visibility 1 mile or less in precipitation.

Freezing spray warning in effect.

Freezing spray beginning this morning and ending near midnight.

Temperatures minus 1 falling to minus 12 to minus 7 this afternoon then rising to minus 4 to plus 2 Thursday morning.


Issued 06:00 AM NST 19 January 2022
Today Tonight and Thursday. Seas 3 to 4 metres subsiding to 2 to 3 early this evening and to 1 to 2 near midnight. Seas building to 2 to 3 Thursday afternoon.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM NST 19 January 2022
Friday Wind northwest 15 knots.
Saturday Wind southwest 15 to 20 knots.
Sunday Wind southwest 15 to 20 knots backing to south 10 to 15.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EST 18 January 2022 Today Tonight and Wednesday Open water except 2 tenths grey ice along parts of the coast. 

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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 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
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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 10:00 AM EST 18 January 2022 Today Tonight and Wednesday

Ice Edge

First 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.

Ice Coverage

Open water except 2 tenths grey ice along parts of the coast.


Iceberg Bulletin

Issued 2:15 PM EST 18 January 2022

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 19 Jan estimated from the Labrador coast
near 5210N 5550W to 5130N 5155W to 5215N 5030W to 5425N 5135W to
5600N 5500W to 5920N 5655W to 6035N 5210W then eastwards.

Iceberg Count

No confirmed icebergs.

Warnings (In effect)

Freezing spray warning in effect

Gulf - Port au Port

Issued 03:00 AM 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 Synopsis

Issued 3:00 AM NST 19 January 2022 Today Tonight and Thursday At 3:00 a.m. NST today low 980 mb located over southern Labrador
By 3:30 p.m. NST today low 983 mb located north of Labrador Sea.

At 3:00 a.m. NST today cold front from low located on a line
north-south over the Grand Banks.
By 3:30 p.m. NST today cold front from low located east of the
Marine District.

At 3:00 a.m. NST today ridge located over Quebec.
By 3:00 a.m. NST Thursday ridge located over Newfoundland.

At 10:00 a.m. NST Thursday approaching low 1006 mb located near
Anticosti Island.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 2:55 AM NST 19 January 2022 A low pressure system located over the Labrador Sea will move off to
the north today. A cold front associated with the low located over
the Grand Banks will move to lie east of the marine district this
morning. Gale force southeasterlies ahead of the front will veer to
strong to gale force southwesterlies or westerlies as it passes, and
then diminish as a ridge follows from the west.

On Thursday a low pressure system approaching from the west will
track over the Gulf of St. Lawrence during the morning and reach the
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 all
waters except Strait of Belle Isle and the Gulf waters.

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.

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