East Coast - Cape St. Francis and south
Issued 03:00 AM NST 25 February 2021
Today Tonight and Friday.
Gale warning in effect.
Wind northwest 25 knots becoming south 25 late this morning then increasing to southwest 35 early this evening and locally gusts to 45 along the coast this evening. Wind becoming west 45 overnight then diminishing to west 35 Friday afternoon. Wind diminishing to northwest 25 Friday evening.
Snow or rain beginning this morning changing to flurries overnight. Visibility 1 mile or less in precipitation.
Temperatures plus 3 falling to minus 2 Friday morning.
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Ice ForecastsIssued 10:00 AM EST 24 February 2021 Today Tonight and Thursday
Ice EdgeIce edge estimated from Newfoundland near 4839N 5303W to 4920N 5247W
to 4955N 5334W to 5347N 5131W to 5803N 5800W then northeastward. Sea
ice west of the ice edge.
Iceberg BulletinIssued 2:57 PM EST 24 February 2021
Iceberg LimitIceberg limit at 0000 UTC 24 Feb estimated from Newfoundland near
4726N 5244W to 4650N 5020W to 4720N 4840W to 4825N 4900W to 5430N
5130W to 6010N 5700W to 6020N 5550W to 5710N 5050W to 5540N 4550W
Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 24 Feb estimated from the Labrador
coast near 5131N 5704W to Newfoundland near 5113N 5629W.
Iceberg CountNo confirmed icebergs except less than 10 icebergs north of the
Warnings (In effect)
East Coast - Cape St. Francis and southIssued 03:00 AM NST 25 February 2021
'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 NST 25 February 2021 Today Tonight and Friday At 3:00 a.m. NST today deepening low 973 mb located east of Funk
By 3:30 p.m. NST today departing low 962 mb located southeast
At 3:00 a.m. NST today deepening low 996 mb located over Maine.
By 3:00 a.m. NST Friday low 976 mb located over Funk Island Bank.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 2:51 AM NST 25 February 2021 A low pressure system east of the marine district will depart to the
east today. Strong to gale force northwesterlies will diminish as the
A second low pressure system over Maine will deepen as it tracks
across Southeastern Newfoundland tonight and moves to lie east of the
marine district on Friday. Strong to gale force south to
southwesterlies south of the low will shift to strong to gale force
northwesterlies in its wake on Friday.
Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for all
waters except Strait of Belle Isle, Northeast Gulf and Northeast
Marine interests are also advised that freezing spray warnings are in
effect for the Gulf waters, Southwest Coast, Northeast Coast, Belle
Isle Bank and Funk Island Bank.
Atlantic - Maritimes Area
- Anticosti - northeastern half
- Anticosti - southwestern half
- Bras d'Or Lakes
- Browns Bank
- Cabot Strait
- Chaleur - Miscou - eastern half
- Chaleur - Miscou - western half
- Eastern Shore - eastern half
- Eastern Shore - western half
- East Coast - Cape St. Francis and south
- East Scotian Slope
- Georges Bank
- Grand Manan
- Gulf - Magdalen - eastern half
- Gulf - Magdalen - western half
- Gulf - Port au Port
- Halifax Harbour and Approaches
- LaHave Bank
- Laurentian Fan
- L'Isle-aux-Coudres to Tadoussac
- Northumberland Strait - eastern half
- Northumberland Strait - western half
- 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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