Anticosti - western half

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM AST 24 February 2018

Today Tonight and Sunday.

Wind southerly 15 to 20 knots veering to west 15 to 20 early this morning then to northwest 25 near noon with gusts to 35 in the Honguedo Strait. Wind diminishing to north 15 to 20 near midnight and to light Sunday morning. Wind increasing to southeast 15 to 20 Sunday afternoon and to southeast 25 Sunday evening.

Flurries ending early this morning. A few flurries this evening. Snow beginning Sunday evening. Visibility 1 mile or less in snow.

Freezing spray warning in effect.

Over open water freezing spray beginning near noon and ending Sunday morning.

High today minus 4. Low tonight minus 19. High Sunday minus 11.

Waves

Issued 05:00 AM AST 24 February 2018
Today Tonight and Sunday. Over open water seas 1 to 2 metres subsiding to 1 or less near noon Sunday.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM AST 24 February 2018
Monday Wind southeast 30 knots diminishing to variable 15 late in the day.
Tuesday Wind northwest 25 knots.
Wednesday Wind northwest 25 knots.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EST 23 February 2018 Today Tonight and Saturday 9 tenths grey ice including 2 tenths grey-white ice. 

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 10:00 AM EST 23 February 2018 Today Tonight and Saturday

Ice Edge

First 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.

Ice Coverage

9 tenths grey ice including 2 tenths grey-white ice.

 

Iceberg Bulletin

Issued 11:00 AM EST 23 February 2018

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 23 Feb estimated from Newfoundland near
4640N 5309W to 4700N 4815W to 5000N 4630W to 5115N 4630W to 5700N
5330W then eastwards.

Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 23 Feb estimated from Newfoundland
near 5134N 5600W to the Labrador coast near 5154N 5600W.

Iceberg Count

No confirmed icebergs.
Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Freezing spray warning in effect

Anticosti - western half

Issued 03:00 AM AST 24 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.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 3:00 AM AST 24 February 2018 Today Tonight and Sunday At 3:00 a.m. AST today trough located west of the Marine District.
By 3:30 p.m. AST today trough located east of the Marine District.

At 8:00 p.m. AST tonight ridge located west of the Marine District.
By 8:00 p.m. AST Sunday ridge located east of the Marine District.

At 8:00 p.m. AST Sunday approaching trough located west of the
Marine District.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 2:39 AM AST 24 February 2018 A trough of low pressure will move across the district today. Strong
southerly winds ahead of the trough will veer to strong to gale
Force northwesterlies in its wake.

Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for
Banquereau, Laurentian Fan, and Cabot Strait.

Marine interests are advised that freezing spray warnings are in
effect for Fourchu, Banquereau, Cabot Strait, Northumberland Strait,
Gulf-Magdalen, Chaleur-Miscou, and Anticosti.

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