Issued 08:00 PM ADT 24 March 2018
Tonight and Sunday.
Wind northerly 20 to 25 knots veering to northeast 30 near midnight. Wind northeast 30 Sunday.
A few showers and flurries beginning this evening changing to a few flurries after midnight. Visibility 1 mile or less in precipitation.
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Ice ForecastsIssued 10:00 AM EDT 24 March 2018 Today Tonight and Sunday
Ice EdgeIce edge estimated from Nova Scotia near 4520N 6100W to 4540N 5915W
to 4730N 6000W to 4715N 5905W to Newfoundland near 4730N 5610W. Sea
ice north of the ice edge.
Iceberg BulletinIssued 11:00 AM EDT 24 March 2018
Iceberg LimitIceberg limit at 0000 UTC 24 Mar estimated from Newfoundland near
4652N 5408W to 4530N 5315W to 4500N 4745W to 4515N 4515W to 4715N
4515W to 5100N 4645W to 5300N 4900W to 5600N 5130W then eastwards.
Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 24 Mar estimated from Quebec near
5109N 5840W to Newfoundland near 5028N 5723W.
Iceberg CountNo confirmed icebergs.
No watches or warnings in effect.
Technical Marine SynopsisIssued 8:00 PM ADT 24 March 2018 Tonight and Sunday At 8:00 p.m. ADT tonight quasi-stationary trough located south of
the Marine District.
At 8:00 p.m. ADT tonight ridge located on a line east-west over
By 8:00 p.m. ADT Sunday ridge located on a line northeast-southwest
over southern Quebec.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 8:07 PM ADT 24 March 2018 A trough of low pressure oriented northeast to southwest will remain
nearly stationary south of the marine district tonight and Sunday.
Meanwhile a ridge of high pressure will slowly approach the Maritimes
from the northwest to lie over Southern Quebec Sunday evening.
Generally strong to gale force northeasterlies are expected between
these two features.
Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for
Fundy, Grand Manan, Lurcher, Georges Bank, West Scotian Slope,
eastern shore, Sable, East Scotian Slope, Fourchu, Banquereau,
Laurentian Fan, Cabot Strait, Northumberland Strait, Gulf-Magdalen,
Chaleur-Miscou - eastern half and Anticosti-southeastern half.
Freezing spray warnings are in effect for Northumberland Strait,
Gulf-Magdalen, Chaleur-Miscou - eastern half and Anticosti.
Atlantic - Maritimes Area
- Anticosti - northwestern half
- Anticosti - southeastern half
- Banquereau - northern half
- Banquereau - southern half
- 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 - 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 - 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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