Issued 03:00 AM AST 08 December 2023
Today Tonight and Saturday.
Wind northwest 20 to 25 knots increasing to northwest 30 this morning then diminishing to northwest 15 to 20 Saturday morning. Wind diminishing to light near noon Saturday.
Scattered flurries ending this evening.
Temperatures near plus 1.
Strong wind warning program has ended for the season.
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Ice ForecastsIssued 10:00 AM EST 7 December 2023 Today Tonight and Friday
Ice EdgeFirst ice edge estimated from New Brunswick near 4614N 6417W to
4649N 6445W to 4727N 6441W to 4827N 6405W to Quebec near 4845N
6410W. Sea ice west of the ice edge.
Second ice edge estimated from Quebec near 4845N 6751W to 4951N
6624W to Anticosti Island near 4945N 6414W. Sea ice north of the ice
Third ice edge estimated from Anticosti Island near 4952N 6343W to
5002N 6322W to 4952N 6128W to 5001N 5941W to Quebec near 5125N
5737W. Sea ice north of the ice edge.
Open water except 2 tenths new ice in some sheltered bays in the
No watches or warnings in effect.
Technical Marine SynopsisIssued 3:00 AM AST 8 December 2023 Today Tonight and Saturday At 3:00 a.m. AST today low 944 mb located northeast of Newfoundland.
By 8:00 p.m. AST Saturday low 968 mb located northeast of
At 3:00 a.m. AST today ridge located over Quebec.
By 8:00 p.m. AST Saturday ridge located on a line north-south over
the central Marine District.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 2:33 AM AST 8 December 2023 Gale force northwesterly winds over northern and eastern waters in
the wake of an intense low pressure system northeast of Newfoundland
will gradually diminish tonight and Saturday as a ridge of high
pressure builds in from the west.
Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for
Banquereau, Laurentian Fan, Cabot Strait, Gulf-Magdalen, and
Atlantic - Newfoundland Area
- Belle Isle Bank
- Bras d'Or Lakes
- Cabot Strait
- 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
- 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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