Pointe-des-Monts to Anticosti - northern half

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 03:00 PM EDT 21 March 2019

Tonight and Friday.

Gale warning in effect.

Wind southwest 15 knots except east 20 near the shore. Wind becoming southerly 15 to 25 this evening then diminishing to east 10 to 15 early Friday morning. Wind increasing to east 15 to 25 early Friday afternoon and to northeast 30 to 40 Friday evening.

Snow beginning early Friday morning changing to snow or rain Friday afternoon. Visibility 1 mile or less in precipitation.

Temperatures near zero.

Waves

Issued 03:00 PM EDT 21 March 2019
Tonight and Friday. Over open water seas 1 metre building to 2 Friday evening.

Extended Forecast

Issued 06:00 PM EDT 21 March 2019
Saturday Wind northeast 30 to 40 knots diminishing to northwest 20 to 30 in the afternoon.
Sunday Wind west 25 to 35 knots.
Monday Wind west 20 knots.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 21 March 2019 Today Tonight and Friday 5 tenths new ice including 1 tenth grey-white ice. 

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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 Branch Hill Wreckhouse
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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 21 March 2019 Today Tonight and Friday

Ice Edge

First 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 4450N
6210W to 4510N 6100W to 4600N 5930W to 4545N 5650W to Newfoundland
near 4650N 5550W. Sea ice north and west of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

5 tenths new ice including 1 tenth grey-white ice.

Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Gale warning in effect

Pointe-des-Monts to Anticosti - northern half

Issued 3:00 PM EDT 21 March 2019

'Gale' force winds of 34 to 47 knots are occurring or expected to occur in this marine area. Watch for updated statements. Please refer to the latest marine forecasts for further details and continue to monitor the situation through Canadian Coast Guard radio or Weatheradio stations.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 3:00 PM EDT 21 March 2019 Tonight and Friday At 3:00 p.m. EDT today ridge located on a line east-west over the
Gulf of Maine.
By 10:00 a.m. EDT Friday departing ridge located on a line east-west
over Anticosti Island.

At 3:00 p.m. EDT today deepening low 1004 mb located near Cape
Hatteras.
By 8:00 p.m. EDT Friday low 978 mb located over Maine.

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