Chaleur - Miscou - western half
Issued 03:00 AM ADT 19 March 2018
Today Tonight and Tuesday.
Wind westerly 25 knots with gusts to 35 beginning near noon. Wind veering to northwest 25 this evening then backing to westerly 25 near noon Tuesday with gusts to 35.
A few flurries.
Freezing spray warning in effect.
Over open water freezing spray.
Temperatures minus 10 rising to minus 4 this evening.
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Ice ForecastsIssued 10:00 AM EDT 18 March 2018 Today Tonight and Monday
Ice EdgeIce edge estimated from Nova Scotia near 4520N 6100W to 4510N 6005W
to 4535N 5900W to 4705N 5900W to 4700N 5715W to Newfoundland near
4730N 5610W. Sea ice north of the ice edge.
Ice CoverageIce pressure warning in effect.
7 tenths first-year ice. Strong ice pressure along the southern
coast east of Bathurst today and Monday.
Warnings (In effect)
Chaleur - MiscouIssued 03:00 AM ADT 19 March 2018
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.
Chaleur - Miscou - western halfIssued 10:00 AM EDT 18 March 2018
Navigators in this marine area should be on the lookout for hazardous ice conditions and take necessary safety precautions. Please refer to the latest ice forecasts for further details and continue to monitor the situation through Canadian Coast Guard radio stations.
Technical Marine SynopsisIssued 3:00 AM ADT 19 March 2018 Today Tonight and Tuesday At 3:00 a.m. ADT today quasi-stationary low located northeast of
the Marine District.
At 3:00 a.m. ADT Tuesday ridge located over New England.
By 8:00 p.m. ADT Tuesday ridge located over the western Marine
Marine Weather StatementIssued 2:49 AM ADT 19 March 2018 A quasi-stationary low pressure system northeast of the district will
maintain a cold and unstable flow over the region for the next few
days. Strong to gale force west to northwesterlies will persist
across the marine district until winds weaken with a ridge
approaching from the west Tuesday evening. Freezing spray is expected
over most areas except southernmost waters.
Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for
West Scotian Slope, East Scotian Slope, Cabot Strait - northern half,
Gulf-Magdalen - northeastern half, and Anticosti - western half.
Freezing spray warnings are in effect for Fundy, Grand Manan,
Lurcher, southwestern shore, eastern shore, Fourchu, Banquereau,
Cabot Strait and all Gulf of St. Lawrence waters.
Atlantic - Newfoundland Area
- Anticosti - eastern half
- Anticosti - western half
- Belle Isle Bank
- Bras d'Or Lakes
- Cabot Strait - northern half
- Cabot Strait - southern half
- Chaleur - Miscou - eastern half
- Chaleur - Miscou - western half
- Eastern Shore
- East Coast - Cape St. Francis and south
- East Coast - north of Cape St. Francis
- Funk Island Bank
- Gulf - Magdalen - northeastern half
- Gulf - Magdalen - southwestern half
- Gulf - Port au Port
- Lake Melville
- Laurentian Fan
- Mid Labrador Coast - Hopedale and south
- Northeast Coast - Cape St. John and south
- Northeast Coast - north of Cape St. John
- Northeast Gulf
- Northern Grand Banks
- Northumberland Strait - eastern half
- Northumberland Strait - western half
- Southeastern Grand Banks
- Southwestern Grand Banks
- Southwest Coast
- South Coast
- South Labrador Coast
- South Labrador Sea - northwestern half
- South Labrador Sea - southeastern half
- Strait of Belle Isle
- 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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