Sable - eastern half

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM AST 19 December 2018

Today Tonight and Thursday.

Gale warning in effect.

Wind northwest 40 knots diminishing to northwest 30 this afternoon and to northwest 20 Thursday evening.

Flurries ending early this evening. Visibility 1 mile or less in flurries.

Temperatures minus 1 to plus 2.

Waves

Issued 05:00 PM AST 18 December 2018
Tonight and Wednesday. Seas 4 to 6 metres subsiding to 3 to 4 Wednesday morning and to 2 to 3 Wednesday evening.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM AST 19 December 2018
Friday Wind variable 10 to 15 knots increasing to southeast 20 to 25 late in the day.
Saturday Wind southeast 25 knots increasing to southeast 35.
Sunday Wind westerly 25 knots.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EST 18 December 2018 Today Tonight and Wednesday Ice free. 

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 10:00 AM EST 18 December 2018 Today Tonight and Wednesday

Ice Edge

First ice edge estimated from Nova Scotia near 4615N 6115W to 4720N
6350W to 4850N 6350W to 5000N 6530W to 4955N 6450W to 4920N 6400W to
4840N 6200W to 5115N 5740W to Newfoundland near 5025N 5725W. Sea ice
west and north of the ice edge.

Second ice edge estimated from 4700N 6155W to 4715N 6220W to 4750N
6130W to 4735N 6105W to 4700N 6155W. Sea ice within the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Ice free.

 

Iceberg Bulletin

Issued 11:00 AM EST 18 December 2018

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 19 Dec estimated from the Labrador coast
near 5300N 5553W to 5300N 5200W to 5415N 5200W to 5500N 5500W then
northwestwards.

Iceberg Count

No confirmed icebergs.
Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Gale warning in effect

Sable - eastern half

Issued 03:00 AM AST 19 December 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.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 3:00 AM AST 19 December 2018 Today Tonight and Thursday At 3:00 a.m. AST today low 974 mb located over southern
Newfoundland.
By 3:00 a.m. AST Thursday low 970 mb located northeast of
Newfoundland.

At 3:00 a.m. AST today ridge located on a line north-south over
the Great Lakes.
By 3:00 a.m. AST Thursday ridge located on a line north-south
over Maine.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 2:47 AM AST 19 December 2018 An intense low pressure system located over Southern Newfoundland
will drift slowly eastward this morning before turning northward and
departing northeast of Newfoundland tonight. Gale to storm force
northwesterlies in the wake of the low will diminish throughout the
forecast period as a ridge of high pressure approaches from the west.

Marine interests are advised that storm warnings are in effect for
Cabot Strait and Gulf-Magdalen. Gale warnings are in effect for all
remaining marine waters except for Fundy. Freezing spray warnings are
in effect for Chaleur-Miscou and Anticosti.

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