Issued 03:30 PM NST 29 January 2023
Tonight and Monday.
Gale warning in effect.
Wind west 25 knots with gusts to 35 along the coast late this afternoon. Wind diminishing to variable 10 to 15 after midnight then increasing to southeast 25 to 35 Monday morning. Wind veering to southwest 35 Monday afternoon then diminishing to southwest 25 Monday evening.
Snow or rain Monday morning and afternoon changing to showers and fog patches. Visibility 1 mile or less in precipitation and in fog patches.
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Ice ForecastsIssued 10:00 AM EST 29 January 2023 Today Tonight and Monday
Ice EdgeFirst ice edge estimated from Newfoundland near 4842N 5305W to 4933N
5332W to 5021N 5537W to 5259N 5318W to 5401N 5416W to 5509N 5300W to
5627N 5609W to 5803N 5704W then northeastward. Sea ice west of the
Second ice edge estimated from 6132N 5754W to 6200N 5721W then
northeastward. Sea ice west of the ice edge.
Open water except consolidated grey ice in a few sheltered bays.
Iceberg BulletinIssued 1:30 PM EST 29 January 2023
Iceberg LimitIceberg limit at 0000 UTC 30 Jan estimated from Newfoundland near
5025N 5635W to 4930N 4900W to 5000N 4735W to 5100N 4720W to 5815N
5630W to 6005N 5015W to 5740N 4610W then eastwards.
Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 30 Jan estimated from Quebec near
5120N 5832W to Newfoundland near 5022N 5725W.
Iceberg CountNo confirmed icebergs.
Warnings (In effect)
East CoastIssued 3:30 PM NST 29 January 2023
'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 3:30 PM NST 29 January 2023 Tonight and Monday At 3:30 p.m. NST today trough located over Belle Isle Bank.
By 10:00 a.m. NST Monday departing trough located south of
At 3:00 a.m. NST Monday low 1014 mb located over the Maritimes.
By 3:30 p.m. NST Monday low 1008 mb located over the Northeast
Coast of Newfoundland.
At 3:30 p.m. NST today ridge located on a line east-west over the
southern Grand Banks.
By 10:00 a.m. NST Monday departing ridge located on a line
northwest-southeast over Belle Isle Bank.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 3:21 PM NST 29 January 2023 A trough located over Belle Isle Bank will track northeast tonight.
Strong to gale force southwesterly winds ahead of the trough and
strong to gale force westerlies in its wake will diminish overnight
and Monday morning as the trough departs.
A low pressure system approaching from the southwest will cross
Newfoundland on Monday. Strong to gale force southeasterly to
southwesterly winds will develop to the east and south of the low's
track on Monday.
Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for all
waters except Gulf waters and the Southern Grand Banks.
Marine interests are also advised that freezing spray warnings are in
effect for Strait of Belle Isle, Gulf waters, Northeast Coast, Belle
Isle Bank, and Funk Island Bank.
Atlantic - Maritimes Area
- Bras d'Or Lakes
- Browns Bank
- Cabot Strait - northern half
- Cabot Strait - southern half
- Chaleur - Miscou - eastern half
- Chaleur - Miscou - western half
- Eastern Shore
- East Coast
- East Scotian Slope
- Georges Bank
- Grand Manan
- Gulf - Magdalen
- Gulf - Port au Port
- Halifax Harbour and Approaches
- LaHave Bank
- Laurentian Fan
- L'Isle-aux-Coudres to Tadoussac
- Northumberland Strait
- Pointe à Michel to Pointe-des-Monts
- Pointe-des-Monts to Anticosti - northern half
- Pointe-des-Monts to Anticosti - southern half
- Southeastern Grand Banks
- Southwestern Grand Banks
- Southwestern Shore
- Southwest Coast
- South Coast
- Tadoussac to Pointe à Michel
- West Scotian Slope
- 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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