Pointe-des-Monts to Anticosti - southern half

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM EST 19 January 2019

Today Tonight and Sunday.

Gale warning in effect.

Wind westerly 35 to 45 knots diminishing to westerly 25 to 35 early this morning and to westerly 20 to 25 near noon. Wind diminishing to westerly 10 to 20 early this evening then becoming light after midnight. Wind increasing to northeast 15 to 25 Sunday morning and to northeast 25 to 35 Sunday afternoon. Wind increasing to northeast 35 to 45 Sunday evening.

Flurries ending near midnight. Snow beginning Sunday morning. Visibility 1 mile or less in precipitation.

Over open water risk of freezing spray today. Risk of freezing spray Sunday afternoon and evening.

Temperatures minus 14 falling to minus 22 after midnight then rising to minus 16 Sunday afternoon.

Waves

Issued 03:00 AM EST 19 January 2019
Today Tonight and Sunday. Over open water seas 1 to 2 metres.

Extended Forecast

Issued 06:00 AM EST 19 January 2019
Monday Wind northeast 35 to 45 knots backing to northerly 25 to 35 in the morning.
Tuesday Wind northwest 25 to 35 knots.
Wednesday Wind westerly 10 to 20 knots becoming light.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EST 18 January 2019 Today Tonight and Saturday 8 tenths grey 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 Wreckhouse
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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 10:00 AM EST 18 January 2019 Today Tonight and Saturday

Ice Edge

First ice edge estimated from New Brunswick near 4440N 6705W to
4315N 6545W to 4420N 6350W to Nova Scotia near 4430N 6345W. Sea ice
within the ice edge.

Second ice edge estimated from Nova Scotia near 4430N 6330W to 4440N
6220W to 4550N 5910W to 4840N 6200W to 4920N 6120W to 4920N 5950W to
5000N 5800W to 4825N 5935W to Newfoundland near 4805N 5910W.

Third ice edge estimated from Newfoundland near 4735N 5620W to
Newfoundland near 4730N 5605W. Sea ice north of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

8 tenths grey ice including 1 tenth grey-white ice.

Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Gale warning in effect

Pointe-des-Monts to Anticosti - southern half

Issued 03:00 AM EST 19 January 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 AM EST 19 January 2019 Today Tonight and Sunday At 3:00 a.m. EST today intensifying low 1003 mb located northwest
of Natashquan.
By 7:00 p.m. EST tonight departing low 983 mb located over
Labrador Sea.

At 3:00 a.m. EST today ridge located on a line east-west over
Lake Saint-Jean.
By 7:00 p.m. EST Sunday ridge located on a line east-west over
James Bay.

At 7:00 p.m. EST tonight intensifying low 996 mb located southwest
of Lake Ontario.
By 7:00 p.m. EST Sunday low 985 mb located over the Gulf of Maine.

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