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Pointe-des-Monts to Anticosti - northern half

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM EST 27 February 2020

Today Tonight and Friday.

Storm warning in effect.

Wind northeast 20 to 30 knots increasing to east 30 to 40 early this morning and to east 40 to 50 early this afternoon. Wind diminishing to northeast 30 to 40 Friday morning and to northeast 20 to 30 near noon Friday. Wind becoming north 20 Friday evening.

Flurries changing to snow this afternoon. Visibility 1 mile or less in precipitation.

Freezing spray warning in effect.

Freezing spray ending Friday evening.

Temperatures near minus 7.

Waves

Issued 03:00 AM EST 27 February 2020
Today Tonight and Friday. Seas 1 to 2 metres building to 2 to 3 this morning and to 3 to 5 this afternoon. Seas subsiding to 2 to 3 Friday morning and to 1 to 2 Friday afternoon and to 1 or less Friday evening.

Extended Forecast

Issued 06:00 PM EST 26 February 2020
Friday Wind easterly 40 to 50 knots diminishing to easterly 25 to 35 in the morning and to northerly 15 late in the day.
Saturday Wind northerly 15 knots increasing to westerly 15 to 25.
Sunday Wind light increasing to easterly 20 to 30 knots.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EST 26 February 2020 Today Tonight and Thursday Open water except 4 tenths grey ice including 1 tenth grey-white ice in the southwestern section. 9 tenths first-year ice along the coast near Sept-Iles. 

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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 EST 26 February 2020 Today Tonight and Thursday

Ice Edge

First ice edge estimated from Nova Scotia near 4430N 6335W to 4515N
6055W to 4555N 5935W to 4520N 5830W to 4635N 5750W to 4730N 5830W to
Newfoundland near 4710N 5525W. Sea ice north of the ice edge.

Second ice edge estimated from New Brunswick near 4530N 6515W to
Nova Scotia near 4510N 6445W. Sea ice east of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Open water except 4 tenths grey ice including 1 tenth grey-white ice
in the southwestern section. 9 tenths first-year ice along the coast
near Sept-Iles.

Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Storm warning in effect

Pointe-des-Monts to Anticosti - northern half

Issued 03:00 AM EST 27 February 2020

'Storm' force winds of 48 to 63 knots are 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.

Freezing spray warning in effect

Pointe-des-Monts to Anticosti - northern half

Issued 03:00 AM EST 27 February 2020

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.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 3:00 AM EST 27 February 2020 Today Tonight and Friday At 3:00 a.m. EST today intensifying low 992 mb located over the
East Coast of the U.S.
By 7:00 p.m. EST Friday weakening low 992 mb located near Anticosti
Island.

At 3:00 a.m. EST today trough from low located on a line
northwest-southeast over Lake Ontario.
By 7:00 p.m. EST Friday trough from low located on a line east-west
over Pointe-des-Monts.

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