Pointe-des-Monts to Anticosti - southern half

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM EST 16 February 2019

Today Tonight and Sunday.

Gale warning in effect.

Wind easterly 25 knots becoming westerly 20 to 30 early this morning then increasing to westerly 30 to 40 overnight. Wind diminishing to west 20 to 30 Sunday evening.

Snow changing to flurries today. Visibility 1 mile or less in precipitation.

Temperatures minus 4 falling to minus 17 Sunday morning then rising to minus 12 Sunday evening.

Waves

Issued 03:00 AM EST 16 February 2019
Today Tonight and Sunday. Mainly ice covered.

Extended Forecast

Issued 06:00 AM EST 16 February 2019
Monday Wind westerly 25 to 35 knots.
Tuesday Wind westerly 25 to 35 knots.
Wednesday Wind westerly 25 to 35 knots.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EST 16 February 2019 Today Tonight and Sunday 9 plus tenths grey ice including 1 tenth first-year 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 16 February 2019 Today Tonight and Sunday

Ice Edge

First ice edge estimated from New Brunswick near 4510N 6610W Nova
Scotia near 4440N 6550W. Sea ice east of the ice edge.

Second ice edge estimated from Nova Scotia near 4400N 6440W to 4500N
6130W to 4455N 5830W to 4540N 5725W to 4720N 5925W to Newfoundland
near 4720N 5515W. Sea ice north and west of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

9 plus tenths grey ice including 1 tenth first-year ice.

Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Gale warning in effect

Pointe-des-Monts to Anticosti - southern half

Issued 03:00 AM EST 16 February 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 16 February 2019 Today Tonight and Sunday At 3:00 a.m. EST today intensifying low 995 mb located over Lake
Saint-Jean.
By 7:00 p.m. EST Sunday low 985 mb located over Labrador Sea.

At 10:00 a.m. EST today ridge located on a line northwest-southeast
over the Midwestern states.
By 7:00 p.m. EST Sunday ridge located on a line east-west over
Cornwall.

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