Issued 08:00 PM NST 10 December 2018
Tonight and Tuesday.
Gale warning in effect.
Wind northeast 35 knots except variable 15 over southeastern sections. Wind becoming north 35 after midnight then diminishing to northeast 25 Tuesday morning. Wind diminishing to light Tuesday afternoon.
Flurries. Visibility 1 mile or less in flurries.
Risk of freezing spray Tuesday morning and afternoon.
Temperatures zero falling to minus 5 to minus 1 Tuesday morning.
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Ice ForecastsIssued 10:00 AM EST 10 December 2018 Today Tonight and Tuesday
Ice EdgeFirst ice edge estimated from Nova Scotia near 4545N 6210W to 4630N
6150W to 4705N 6400W to 4850N 6350W to 4925N 6515W to 4910N 6700W to
4955N 6605W to 4845N 6155W to 5115N 5740W to Newfoundland near 5040N
5715W. Sea ice west and north of the ice edge.
Second ice edge estimated from 4700N 6155W to 4715N 6220W to 4750N
6130W to 4735N 6105W to 4700N 6155W. Sea ice within the ice edge.
Open water except 3 tenths new ice along parts of the coasts.
Iceberg BulletinIssued 11:00 AM EST 10 December 2018
Iceberg LimitIceberg limit at 0000 UTC 11 Dec estimated from Newfoundland near
5130N 5530W to 5130N 5430W to 5230N 5000W to 5500N 5000W.
Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 11 Dec estimated from the Labrador
coast near 5145N 5630W to Newfoundland near 5125N 5615W.
Iceberg CountNo confirmed icebergs.
Warnings (In effect)
Northeast GulfIssued 8:00 PM NST 10 December 2018
'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 10 December 2018 Tonight and Tuesday At 8:00 p.m. NST tonight trough located on a line
northeast-southwest over southern Belle Isle Bank.
By 8:00 p.m. NST Tuesday departing trough located east of the
At 8:00 p.m. NST tonight intensifying low 991 mb located south of
the Grand Banks.
By 10:00 a.m. NST Tuesday departing low 963 mb located east of
the Grand Banks.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 7:49 PM NST 10 December 2018 A trough of low pressure extending from the Gulf of St. Lawrence
northeastward across Southern Belle Isle Bank will drift slowly
southeastward throughout the forecast period. Strong to gale force
westerly winds to the south of the trough shift to gale force north
to northwesterlies as the trough passes.
Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for all
Atlantic - Newfoundland Area
- Anticosti - eastern half
- Anticosti - western half
- Belle Isle Bank
- Bras d'Or Lakes
- Cabot Strait
- Chaleur - Miscou
- Eastern Shore - eastern half
- East Coast
- Funk Island Bank
- Gulf - Magdalen - northeastern half
- Gulf - Magdalen - southwestern half
- Gulf - Port au Port
- Lake Melville
- Laurentian Fan - northeastern half
- Mid Labrador Coast
- 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
- Sable - eastern half
- Southeastern Grand Banks
- Southwestern Grand Banks
- Southwest Coast
- South Coast
- South Labrador Coast
- South Labrador Sea
- 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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