Pointe-des-Monts to Anticosti - southern half

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM EDT 19 March 2019

Today Tonight and Wednesday.

Wind westerly 15 to 25 knots backing to southwest 15 to 20 early this evening then veering to westerly 15 to 25 near midnight. Wind backing to southwest 25 to 30 Wednesday morning then diminishing to southwest 15 to 20 Wednesday evening.

Flurries ending near midnight. Visibility 1 mile or less in flurries.

Risk of freezing spray today tonight and Wednesday morning.

Temperatures minus 5 rising to plus 1 Wednesday evening.

Waves

Issued 03:00 AM EDT 19 March 2019
Today Tonight and Wednesday. Over open water seas 1 to 2 metres.

Extended Forecast

Issued 06:00 AM EDT 19 March 2019
Thursday Wind southwest 15 to 25 knots.
Friday Wind southwest 15 to 25 knots increasing to northeast 25 to 35 late in the day.
Saturday Wind northeast 25 to 35 knots backing to northwesterly 25 to 35.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 19 March 2019 Today Tonight and Wednesday Open water except 1 tenth grey-white ice including a trace of first-year ice in the northern 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 Branch Hill Wreckhouse
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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 19 March 2019 Today Tonight and Wednesday

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 5700W to 4725N 5625W to
Newfoundland near 4720N 5515W. Sea ice north and west of the ice
edge.

Ice Coverage

Open water except 1 tenth grey-white ice including a trace of
first-year ice in the northern section.

Warnings

No watches or warnings in effect.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 3:00 AM EDT 19 March 2019 Today Tonight and Wednesday At 3:00 a.m. EDT today trough located on a line east-west over
the Gulf of St. Lawrence.
By 11:00 a.m. EDT today departing trough located on a line
northeast-southwest over the Strait of Belle Isle.

At 3:00 a.m. EDT today ridge located on a line north-south over
Lake Ontario.
By 8:00 p.m. EDT Wednesday ridge located on a line east-west over
Nova Scotia.

At 3:00 a.m. EDT today trough located on a line northwest-southeast
over Manitoba.
By 8:00 p.m. EDT Wednesday ridge located over Hudson Bay to the
Great Lakes.

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