Chaleur - Miscou

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 08:00 PM AST 18 February 2019

Tonight and Tuesday.

Wind northwesterly 15 to 20 knots increasing to northwest 25 to 30 late overnight. Wind northwest 25 to 30 Tuesday.

Over open water risk of freezing spray.

Temperatures near minus 15.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:30 PM AST 18 February 2019
Wednesday Wind northwest 25 knots diminishing to northwest 15 to 20 late in the day.
Thursday Wind light becoming southeast 15 knots.
Friday Wind northwest 15 to 20 knots.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EST 18 February 2019 Today Tonight and Tuesday 9 tenths grey ice including 3 tenths grey-white ice except 9 plus tenths first-year ice in southeastern Chaleur Bay and the extreme southeastern section. 

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Map of Atlantic - Maritimes marine weather areas East Scotia Slope - 44137 Banquereau - 44139 LaHave Bank - 44150 Halifax Harbour - 44258 Mont-Louis - 45138 Baie-Comeau Airport Havre-Saint-Pierre Airport Île aux Perroquets Île Rouge Longue-Pointe-de-Mingan Sept-Îles Airport Pointe-des-Monts Pointe-Noire Cap-d'Espoir Rivière-la-Madeleine Gaspé Airport Heath Point Îles de la Madeleine Airport La Pocatière Mont-Joli Airport New Carlisle Pointe-au-Père Port Menier Île Bicquette Cap-Chat Bas Caraquet Bathurst Airport Bouctouche AAFC Charlo Miramichi Fundy Park (Alma) Grand Manan Kouchibouguac Miscou Island Greater Moncton Roméo LeBlanc Int'l Airport Point Lepreau Saint John Airport St. Stephen Baccaro Point Beaver Island Brier Island Caribou Point Debert Eskasoni (First Nations) Grand Étang CFB Greenwood Hart Island Ingonish Beach Kentville AAFC Lunenburg McNabs Island Nappan AAFC North Mountain Parrsboro Sable Island St.Paul Island Shearwater Airport J.A. Douglas McCurdy Sydney Airport Tracadie Western Head Yarmouth Airport Charlottetown Airport East Point North Cape Summerside Burgeo Port aux Basques Sagona Island St. Lawrence Stephenville Airport Winterland Wreckhouse
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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 10:00 AM EST 18 February 2019 Today Tonight and Tuesday

Ice Edge

First ice edge estimated from New Brunswick near 4510N 6610W Nova
Scotia near 4440N 6550W. Sea ice east of the ice edge.

Second ice edge estimated from Nova Scotia near 4400N 6440W to 4500N
6130W to 4455N 5830W to 4555N 5715W to 4720N 5850W to Newfoundland
near 4720N 5515W. Sea ice north and west of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

9 tenths grey ice including 3 tenths grey-white ice except 9 plus
tenths first-year ice in southeastern Chaleur Bay and the extreme
southeastern section.

Warnings

No watches or warnings in effect.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 8:00 PM AST 18 February 2019 Tonight and Tuesday At 8:00 p.m. AST tonight quasi-stationary low located over
Labrador Sea.

At 8:00 p.m. AST tonight intensifying low 995 mb located south of
East Scotian Slope.
By 3:00 a.m. AST Tuesday departing low 985 mb located southeast
of Laurentian Fan.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 7:50 PM AST 18 February 2019 A low pressure system tracking south of East Scotian Slope this
evening will intensify as it tracks eastward to lie southeast of
Laurentian Fan overnight tonight. Strong to gale force
northwesterlies are expected in the wake of the low.

Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for
Banquereau, Laurentian Fan, Cabot Strait, Gulf-Magdalen -
northeastern half and Anticosti.

Marine interests are also advised that freezing spray warnings are in
effect for all waters except Georges Bank, West Scotian Slope,
Northumberland Strait, Gulf-Magdalen - southwestern half and
Chaleur-Miscou.

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