East Coast - Cape St. Francis and south
Issued 10:00 AM NST 19 December 2018
Today Tonight and Thursday.
Gale warning in effect.
Wind west 35 to 45 knots veering to northwest 35 Thursday evening.
Flurries ending Thursday morning.
Temperatures near zero.
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Ice ForecastsIssued 10:00 AM EST 18 December 2018 Today Tonight and Wednesday
Ice EdgeIce edge estimated from Newfoundland near 4800N 5315W to 4835N 5255W
to 4940N 5340W to 5000N 5520W to 5315N 5510W to 5430N 5610W to 5640N
6030W to 5800N 5910W then northeastwards. Sea ice southwest of the
Iceberg BulletinIssued 11:00 AM EST 18 December 2018
Iceberg LimitIceberg limit at 0000 UTC 19 Dec estimated from the Labrador coast
near 5300N 5553W to 5300N 5200W to 5415N 5200W to 5500N 5500W then
Iceberg CountNo confirmed icebergs.
Warnings (In effect)
East Coast - Cape St. Francis and southIssued 10:00 AM NST 19 December 2018
'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 10:00 AM NST 19 December 2018 Today Tonight and Thursday At 10:00 a.m. NST today low 974 mb located near the East Coast
By 10:00 a.m. NST Thursday low 972 mb located over southeastern
Belle Isle Bank.
By 3:00 a.m. NST Thursday approaching ridge located over Maine.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 9:54 AM NST 19 December 2018 A low pressure system over the East Coast of Newfoundland will move
into Belle Isle Bank this afternoon where it will stall.
Gale to storm force southwest to northwesterlies will spread to all
waters today in the wake of the low.
Marine interests are advised that storm warnings are in effect for
Strait of Belle Isle, Northeast Coast, Belle Isle Bank - southwestern
half, and Funk Island Bank. Gale warnings are in effect for all
remaining waters except Belle Isle Bank - northeastern half.
Marine interests are also advised that freezing spray warnings are in
effect for Strait of Belle Isle and Gulf waters.
Atlantic - Maritimes Area
- Bras d'Or Lakes
- Browns Bank
- Cabot Strait
- Chaleur - Miscou
- Eastern Shore - eastern half
- Eastern Shore - western half
- East Coast - Cape St. Francis and south
- 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
- Sable - eastern half
- Sable - western 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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