Pointe-des-Monts to Anticosti - southern half
Issued 03:00 PM EST 18 January 2018
Tonight and Friday.
Gale warning in effect.
Wind west 25 to 35 knots diminishing to northwest 15 to 25 this evening and to northwesterly 10 to 15 early Friday morning. Wind becoming light Friday evening.
Snow beginning Friday evening. Visibility 1 mile or less in snow.
Temperatures near minus 10.
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Ice ForecastsIssued 10:00 AM EST 18 January 2018 Today Tonight and Friday
Ice EdgeFirst ice edge estimated from New Brunswick near 4530N 6515W to Nova
Scotia near 4505N 6500W. Sea ice northeast of the ice edge.
Second ice edge estimated from Nova Scotia near 4430N 6335W to 4505N
6045W to 4605N 5925W to 4840N 6135W to 4945N 6050W then
northeastward. Sea ice west of the ice edge.
Third ice edge estimated from 4945N 6050W to 5030N 5810W to 4820N
5930W to Newfoundland near 4810N 5850W. Sea ice north and east of
the ice edge.
9 tenths of grey ice including 1 tenth grey-white ice.
Warnings (In effect)
Pointe-des-Monts to Anticosti - southern halfIssued 3:00 PM EST 18 January 2018
'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.
Technical Marine SynopsisIssued 3:00 PM EST 18 January 2018 Tonight and Friday At 3:00 p.m. EST today trough located on a line northeast-southwest
By 8:00 p.m. EST tonight trough located on a line
northeast-southwest over Anticosti Island.
At 3:00 p.m. EST today ridge located on a line north-south over
By 7:00 p.m. EST Friday departing ridge located on a line
north-south over Anticosti Island.
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