Issued 10:00 AM NST 21 January 2019
Today Tonight and Tuesday.
Gale warning in effect.
Wind southeast 35 knots and locally gusts to 45 along the coast. Wind becoming south 35 to 45 near noon and locally gusts to 55 along the coast. Wind diminishing to west 25 near midnight. Wind west 25 Tuesday.
Rain and fog banks ending late overnight. Flurries beginning near noon Tuesday.
Temperatures plus 4 falling to minus 2 Tuesday afternoon.
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Ice ForecastsIssued 10:00 AM EST 21 January 2019 Today Tonight and Tuesday
Ice EdgeIce edge estimated from Newfoundland near 4745N 5245W to 4835N 5225W
to 4950N 5310W to 5010N 5435W to 5050N 5235W to 5300N 5210W to 5325N
5130W to 5445N 5200W to 5630N 5635W to 5800N 5800W then northward.
Sea ice west of the ice edge.
Ice free except open water near the coast.
Iceberg BulletinIssued 11:00 AM EST 21 January 2019
Iceberg LimitIceberg limit at 0000 UTC 22 Jan estimated from Newfoundland near
5130N 5529W to 5130N 5430W to 5245N 5030W to 5500N 5115W to 5700N
5500W then eastwards.
Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 22 Jan estimated from the Labrador
coast near 5152N 5607W to Newfoundland near 5133N 5600W.
Iceberg CountNo confirmed icebergs.
Warnings (In effect)
South CoastIssued 10:34 AM NST 21 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.
Technical Marine SynopsisIssued 10:00 AM NST 21 January 2019 Today Tonight and Tuesday At 10:00 a.m. NST today low 985 mb located over the Gulf of
By 10:00 a.m. NST Tuesday low 990 mb located over Belle Isle Bank.
At 10:00 a.m. NST today trough located on a line north-south over
Cape Breton Island.
By 10:00 a.m. NST Tuesday trough located on a line
northeast-southwest over the Grand Banks.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 10:38 AM NST 21 January 2019 Marine interests are advised that the storm surge has subsided.
An intense area of low pressure over the Gulf of St. Lawrence will
very slowly track northeastward to lie over the Belle Isle Bank by
Tuesday morning. An associated trough will move eastward across the
marine district today and tonight. Gale force south to
southeasterlies can be expected ahead of the trough, with strong to
gale force northeasterlies to the north of the low.
Marine interests are advised gale warnings are in effect for all
Marine interests are also advised that freezing spray warnings are in
effect for Strait of Belle Isle, the Gulf waters, and Belle Isle
Atlantic - Maritimes Area
- Anticosti - eastern half
- Anticosti - western half
- Bras d'Or Lakes
- Browns Bank
- Cabot Strait - northern half
- Cabot Strait - southern half
- Chaleur - Miscou - eastern half
- Chaleur - Miscou - western half
- Eastern Shore - eastern half
- Eastern Shore - western half
- East Coast - Cape St. Francis and south
- East Scotian Slope
- Georges Bank
- Grand Manan
- Gulf - Magdalen - eastern half
- Gulf - Magdalen - western half
- Gulf - Port au Port - northwestern half
- Gulf - Port au Port - southeastern half
- Halifax Harbour and Approaches
- LaHave Bank
- Laurentian Fan
- L'Isle-aux-Coudres to Tadoussac
- Northumberland Strait - eastern half
- Northumberland Strait - western half
- Pointe à Michel to Pointe-des-Monts
- Pointe-des-Monts to Anticosti - northern half
- Pointe-des-Monts to Anticosti - southern half
- Sable - eastern half
- Sable - western half
- Southeastern Grand Banks
- Southwestern Grand Banks
- Southwestern Shore
- Southwest Coast
- South Coast
- Tadoussac to Pointe à Michel
- West Scotian Slope
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