Cabot Strait - northern half
Issued 03:00 AM AST 25 January 2022
Today Tonight and Wednesday.
Gale warning in effect.
Wind northwest 15 knots diminishing to light early this morning then increasing to southeast 20 early this afternoon. Wind increasing to southeast 35 early this evening with gusts to 50 in the Wreckhouse area. Wind diminishing to southwest 25 after midnight then veering to west 20 Wednesday morning. Wind veering to northwest 15 near noon Wednesday then to north 15 Wednesday evening.
Snow early this evening changing to rain and ending overnight. Scattered flurries Wednesday evening. Visibility 1 mile or less in precipitation.
Temperatures minus 3 rising to plus 2 near midnight then falling to minus 3 Wednesday evening.
Strong wind warning program has ended for the season.
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Ice ForecastsIssued 10:00 AM EST 24 January 2022 Today Tonight and Tuesday
Ice EdgeFirst ice edge estimated from New Brunswick near 4525N 6524W to Nova
Scotia near 4504N 6501W. Sea ice northeast of the ice edge.
Second ice edge estimated from Nova Scotia near 4359N 6440W to 4500N
6045W to 4615N 5915W to 4755N 6125W to 4715N 6300W to 4830N 6200W to
5000N 5900W to 4725N 5945W to Newfoundland near 4724N 5537W. Sea ice
west then south then west then northeast of the ice edge.
Open water except 2 tenths new ice along parts of the coast.
Iceberg BulletinIssued 3:39 PM EST 24 January 2022
Iceberg LimitIceberg limit at 0000 UTC 25 Jan estimated from the Labrador coast
near 5239N 5551W to 5120N 5030W to 5250N 4830W to 5600N 5400W to
5920N 5655W to 6035N 5210W to 5830N 4700W then eastwards.
Iceberg CountNo confirmed icebergs.
Warnings (In effect)
Cabot Strait - northern halfIssued 03:00 AM AST 25 January 2022
'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 3:00 AM AST 25 January 2022 Today Tonight and Wednesday By 3:00 a.m. AST today departing low 1000 mb located over eastern
At 3:00 a.m. AST today low 1012 mb located over the Gulf of Maine.
By 8:00 p.m. AST tonight low 1011 mb located near Anticosti Island.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 2:40 AM AST 25 January 2022 An intensifying low pressure system will move though the Bay of Fundy
today and into the Gulf of St Lawrence tonight. Strong to gale force
southerly winds ahead of the low will become strong northwesterlies
A gale warning is in effect for eastern shore - eastern half, Sable -
eastern half, Fourchu, Banquereau, Laurentian Fan and Cabot Strait.
A freezing spray warning is in effect for Anticosti.
Atlantic - Maritimes Area
- Anticosti - eastern half
- Anticosti - western half
- Bras d'Or Lakes
- Browns Bank
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- Cabot Strait - southern half
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- Chaleur - Miscou - western half
- Eastern Shore - eastern half
- Eastern Shore - western half
- East Coast - Cape St. Francis and south
- East Scotian Slope
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- Gulf - Magdalen
- Gulf - Port au Port
- Halifax Harbour and Approaches
- LaHave Bank
- Laurentian Fan
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- Northumberland Strait - eastern half
- Northumberland Strait - western half
- Pointe à Michel to Pointe-des-Monts
- Pointe-des-Monts to Anticosti - northern half
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- Sable - eastern half
- Sable - western half
- Southeastern Grand Banks
- Southwestern Grand Banks
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- Tadoussac to Pointe à Michel
- West Scotian Slope
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