Gulf - Port au Port
Issued 10:00 AM NDT 18 March 2019
Today Tonight and Tuesday.
Wind southwest 25 knots diminishing to southwest 15 to 20 this evening and to variable 10 to 15 Tuesday morning.
Risk of freezing spray today and tonight.
Temperatures minus 10 to minus 5.
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Ice ForecastsIssued 10:00 AM EDT 18 March 2019 Today Tonight and Tuesday
Ice EdgeFirst ice edge estimated from New Brunswick near 4525N 6525W to Nova
Scotia near 4500N 6500W. Sea ice northeast of the ice edge.
Second ice edge estimated from Nova Scotia near 4450N 6225W to 4440N
6155W to 4550N 5900W to 4510N 5815W to 4535N 5610W to 4720N 5635W to
Newfoundland near 4720N 5515W. Sea ice north and west of the ice
7 tenths grey-white ice including 2 tenths first-year ice except 9
plus tenths first-year ice in the eastern section.
Iceberg BulletinIssued 11:00 AM EDT 18 March 2019
Iceberg LimitIceberg limit at 0000 UTC 18 Mar estimated from Newfoundland near
4640N 5310W to 4340N 4930W to 4340N 4840W to 4555N 4315W to 4800N
4150W to 5200N 4500W to 5650N 5400W to 5940N 5800W to 6130N 5500W to
5900N 4900W then eastwards.
Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 18 Mar estimated from Quebec near
5110N 5840W to Newfoundland near 5010N 5730W.
Iceberg CountNo confirmed icebergs.
No watches or warnings in effect.
Technical Marine SynopsisIssued 10:00 AM NDT 18 March 2019 Today Tonight and Tuesday At 10:00 a.m. NDT today low 972 mb located over eastern Labrador
By 3:30 p.m. NDT today departing low 976 mb located south of
At 10:00 a.m. NDT today ridge located south of the Maritimes.
By 3:00 a.m. NDT Tuesday ridge located on a line east-west over
the Grand Banks.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 9:45 AM NDT 18 March 2019 A low pressure system over the East Labrador Sea will continue
eastward today. Gale force westerly winds over eastern and northern
waters are expected to diminish this afternoon as the low moves off
and a ridge approaches.
Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for
Strait of Belle Isle, East Coast - north of Cape St. Francis,
Northeast Coast, Belle Isle Bank and the Funk Island Bank.
Marine interests are also advised that freezing spray warnings are in
effect for Southwest Coast, East Coast - north of Cape St. Francis,
Northeast Coast, Belle Isle Bank, and the Funk Island Bank.
Atlantic - Maritimes Area
- Bras d'Or Lakes
- Browns Bank
- Cabot Strait
- Chaleur - Miscou
- Eastern Shore
- 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
- 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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