Issued 08:00 PM NST 12 December 2017
Tonight and Wednesday.
Gale warning in effect.
Wind light increasing to east 30 knots late overnight and to southeast 40 Wednesday afternoon.
Snow beginning early Wednesday morning changing to rain near noon Wednesday. Fog patches forming Wednesday evening.
Temperatures minus 6 to minus 2 rising to plus 3 near noon Wednesday.
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Ice ForecastsIssued 10:00 AM EST 12 December 2017 Today Tonight and Wednesday
Ice EdgeIce edge estimated from Labrador near 5210N 5540W to 5305N 5520W to
5430N 5640W to 5600N 6025W to 5750N 6130W to 6030N 6355W to 6045N
6250W then northward. Sea ice west of the ice edge.
Iceberg BulletinIssued 11:00 AM EST 12 December 2017
Iceberg LimitIceberg limit at 0000 UTC 13 Dec estimated from the Labrador coast
near 5225N 5540W to 5000N 5230W to 5430N 4700W to 5500N 4800W to
6000N 5900W to 6100N 5400W to 5700N 5000W then eastwards.
Iceberg CountNo confirmed icebergs.
Warnings (In effect)
Northeast CoastIssued 8:00 PM NST 12 December 2017
'Gale' force winds of 34 to 47 knots are occurring or expected to occur in this marine area. Watch for updated statements. 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 12 December 2017 Tonight and Wednesday At 8:00 p.m. NST tonight departing trough located northeast of
the Marine District.
At 8:00 p.m. NST tonight intensifying low 991 mb located over
By 8:00 p.m. NST Wednesday low 968 mb located north of the Gaspe
At 8:00 p.m. NST tonight ridge located on a line northwest-southeast
By 8:00 p.m. NST Wednesday departing ridge located east of the
Marine Weather StatementIssued 8:05 PM NST 12 December 2017 Strong to gale force westerlies will diminish over northern waters
tonight as the trough of low pressure to the northeast of Belle Isle
Bank continues to move east and a ridge builds in to the region.
On Wednesday, gale force southeasterlies will spread over most waters
as a low pressure system approaches from the southwest.
Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for all
waters except the northern and Southeastern Grand Banks.
Marine interests are advised that a freezing spray warning is in
effect for Belle Isle Bank.
Atlantic - Newfoundland Area
- Belle Isle Bank
- Bras d'Or Lakes
- Cabot Strait - northern half
- Cabot Strait - southern half
- Chaleur - Miscou
- Eastern Shore - eastern half
- East Coast - Cape St. Francis and south
- East Coast - north of Cape St. Francis
- Funk Island Bank
- Gulf - Magdalen
- Gulf - Port au Port
- Lake Melville
- Laurentian Fan
- Mid Labrador Coast
- Northeast Coast
- Northeast Gulf
- 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
- South Labrador Sea - northwestern half
- South Labrador Sea - southeastern half
- 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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