Gulf - Port au Port
Issued 03:30 PM NST 21 January 2018
Tonight and Monday.
Wind west 30 knots tonight and Monday.
A few flurries. Visibility 1 mile or less in flurries.
Freezing spray warning in effect.
Temperatures minus 14 to minus 6.
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Ice ForecastsIssued 10:00 AM EST 21 January 2018 Today Tonight and Monday
Ice EdgeFirst ice edge estimated from New Brunswick near 4530N 6515W to Nova
Scotia near 4505N 6500W. Sea ice northeast of the ice edge.
Second ice edge estimated from Nova Scotia near 4430N 6335W to 4505N
6045W to 4605N 5925W to 4835N 6125W to 4945N 6000W to 5005N 5815W to
4820N 5930W to Newfoundland near 4810N 5850W. Sea ice north of the
Open water except 5 tenths new ice including 1 tenth grey ice along
the north coast.
Iceberg BulletinIssued 11:00 AM EST 21 January 2018
Iceberg LimitIceberg limit at 0000 UTC 22 Jan estimated from the Labrador coast
near 5320N 5550W to 5325N 5130W to 5500N 5130W to 5700N 5300W then
Iceberg CountNo confirmed icebergs.
Warnings (In effect)
Gulf - Port au PortIssued 3:30 PM NST 21 January 2018
Moderate or severe freezing spray is occurring or expected to occur in this marine area. 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 21 January 2018 Tonight and Monday At 3:30 p.m. NST today low 974 mb located east of Belle Isle Bank.
By 10:00 a.m. NST Monday quasi-stationary low 968 mb located
southeast of Greenland.
At 10:00 a.m. NST Monday approaching ridge located on a line
northwest-southeast over Nova Scotia.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 3:18 PM NST 21 January 2018 A low pressure system east of Belle Isle Bank will move to lie
southeast of Greenland by Monday morning where it will remain nearly
stationary. Strong to gale force west to northwesterlies can be
expected over the next couple days until the low gradually weakens
and a ridge builds from the west.
Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for all
waters except the Strait of Belle Isle and Gulf waters.
Marine interests are also advised that freezing spray warnings are in
effect for all waters except the Southern Grand Banks.
Atlantic - Maritimes Area
- Anticosti - northeastern half
- Anticosti - southwestern half
- Banquereau - northern half
- Banquereau - southern half
- Bras d'Or Lakes
- Browns Bank
- Cabot Strait
- Chaleur - Miscou - eastern half
- Chaleur - Miscou - western half
- Eastern Shore
- East Coast
- East Scotian Slope
- Georges Bank
- Grand Manan
- Gulf - Magdalen - northeastern half
- Gulf - Magdalen - southwestern 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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