Northumberland Strait - western half
Issued 10:00 AM AST 22 February 2018
Today Tonight and Friday.
Wind northwest 20 to 25 knots diminishing to northwest 10 to 15 this afternoon and to light early Friday morning. Wind increasing to south 20 Friday evening.
Snow beginning Friday evening.
Freezing spray warning in effect.
Over open water freezing spray ending this afternoon.
Temperatures minus 8 rising to minus 3 Friday evening.
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Ice ForecastsIssued 10:00 AM EST 22 February 2018 Today Tonight and Friday
Ice EdgeFirst ice edge estimated from New Brunswick near 4530N 6515W to Nova
Scotia near 4505N 6500W. Sea ice northeast of the ice edge.
Second ice edge estimated from Nova Scotia near 4430N 6330W to 4500N
6130W to 4530N 5720W to 4725N 5730W to Newfoundland near 4705N
5555W. Sea ice north of the ice edge.
8 tenths grey ice except 9 plus tenths grey-white ice including 3
tenths first-year ice in the northern section.
Warnings (In effect)
Northumberland StraitIssued 10:00 AM AST 22 February 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.
Technical Marine SynopsisIssued 10:00 AM AST 22 February 2018 Today Tonight and Friday At 10:00 a.m. AST today departing cold front located south of
At 10:00 a.m. AST today high 1043 mb located near the Great Lakes.
By 3:00 a.m. AST Friday high 1042 mb located over southeastern
At 3:30 p.m. AST Friday approaching trough located over the
Marine Weather StatementIssued 10:02 AM AST 22 February 2018 A cold front south of Nova Scotia will continue to move away from the
region today. Strong to gale force northwesterlies in the wake of the
front will diminish today.
Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for
Banquereau, Cabot Strait, Gulf-Magdalen and Anticosti. Freezing spray
warnings are in effect for eastern shore-eastern half, Sable-eastern
half, Fourchu, Banquereau, Cabot Strait and all Gulf of St. Lawrence
Atlantic - Newfoundland Area
- Anticosti - northern half
- Anticosti - southern half
- Banquereau - northern half
- Banquereau - southern half
- Belle Isle Bank
- Bras d'Or Lakes
- Cabot Strait
- Chaleur - Miscou - eastern half
- Chaleur - Miscou - western half
- Eastern Shore - eastern half
- East Coast - Cape St. Francis and south
- East Coast - north of Cape St. Francis
- Funk Island Bank - eastern half
- Funk Island Bank - western half
- Gulf - Magdalen - northeastern half
- Gulf - Magdalen - southwestern half
- Gulf - Port au Port
- Lake Melville
- Laurentian Fan
- Mid Labrador Coast - Hopedale and south
- 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
- 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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