Language selection

Weather shortcuts

Northumberland Strait - western half

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM AST 27 February 2024

Today Tonight and Wednesday.

Wind west 15 to 20 knots diminishing to light early this morning then increasing to south 15 late this afternoon. Wind increasing to south 20 late this evening and to south 30 Wednesday evening.

Showers Wednesday. Fog patches forming overnight.

Temperatures minus 1 rising to plus 7 Wednesday afternoon.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM AST 27 February 2024
Thursday Wind south 35 knots veering to westerly 25 to 35 in the afternoon.
Friday Wind westerly 25 to 35 knots diminishing to westerly 20 to 25 late in the day.
Saturday Wind southwest 15 to 20 knots.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EST 26 February 2024 Today Tonight and Tuesday 9 tenths new ice including 2 tenths grey-white ice except 9 tenths grey ice including 4 tenths grey-white ice in the eastern section. Consolidated grey-white ice along parts of the coasts. 

[ Canadian Ice Service ]

Stay connected

ATOM

Weather Conditions

Skip Image

Zoom-in to make a selection

Map of Atlantic - Maritimes marine weather areas East Scotia Slope - 44137 Banquereau - 44139 LaHave Bank - 44150 Halifax Harbour - 44258 East Chedabucto Bay – 44488 West Chedabucto Bay – 44489 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 Charlo Miramichi Fundy Park (Alma) Grand Manan Kouchibouguac 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 Branch Hill Wreckhouse
Legend:
buoy Buoy
land station Land Station
Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 10:00 AM EST 26 February 2024 Today Tonight and Tuesday

Ice Edge

First ice edge estimated from New Brunswick near 4529N 6515W to Nova
Scotia near 4509N 6448W. Sea ice east of the ice edge.

Second ice edge estimated from Cape Breton near 4558N 5948W to 4622N
5930W to 4718N 6010W to 4818N 6235W to 4915N 6037W to 4933N 5903W to
4816N 5942W to 4725N 5928W to Newfoundland near 4707N 5547W. Sea ice
southwest then north of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

9 tenths new ice including 2 tenths grey-white ice except 9 tenths
grey ice including 4 tenths grey-white ice in the eastern section.
Consolidated grey-white ice along parts of the coasts.

Warnings

No watches or warnings in effect.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 3:00 AM AST 27 February 2024 Today Tonight and Wednesday At 3:00 a.m. AST today trough located on a line north-south over
the eastern Marine District.
By 10:00 a.m. AST today departing trough located east of the
Marine District.

At 8:00 p.m. AST tonight trough located near the Great Lakes.
By 8:00 p.m. AST Wednesday intensifying trough located from Quebec
to Long Island.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 2:48 AM AST 27 February 2024 An intensifying trough of low pressure will approach slowly from the
west on Wednesday. Strong to gale force southerlies will spread
across the district ahead of this feature.

Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for
Grand Manan, Lurcher, Browns Bank, Georges Bank, Gulf-Magdalen,
Chaleur-Miscou - eastern half, and Anticosti.

Atlantic - Maritimes Area

Another Region

Date modified: