Pointe à Michel to Pointe-des-Monts

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM EST 23 February 2019

Today Tonight and Sunday.

Gale warning in effect.

Wind west 10 to 15 knots backing to southwest 15 to 20 near noon then veering to west 10 to 15 early this evening. Wind becoming light late this evening then increasing to easterly 10 to 15 overnight. Wind increasing to easterly 15 to 25 Sunday morning and to easterly 25 to 35 near noon Sunday.

Snow beginning Sunday afternoon. Visibility 1 mile or less in snow.

High today minus 5. Low tonight minus 14. High Sunday minus 5.

Waves

Issued 03:00 AM EST 23 February 2019
Today Tonight and Sunday. Over open water seas 1 metre or less.

Extended Forecast

Issued 06:00 AM EST 23 February 2019
Monday Wind easterly 15 to 25 knots increasing to west 35 to 45 in the afternoon.
Tuesday Wind west 35 to 45 knots.
Wednesday Wind west 35 to 45 knots.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EST 22 February 2019 Today Tonight and Saturday 8 tenths grey ice except 9 tenths first-year ice near the southern coast. 

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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 22 February 2019 Today Tonight and Saturday

Ice Edge

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

Second ice edge estimated from Nova Scotia near 4400N 6440W to 4445N
6220W to 4405N 6055W to 4450N 5910W to 4430N 5810W to 4515N 5705W to
4720N 5850W to 4635N 5620W to 4630N 5530W then eastward. Sea ice
north and west of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

8 tenths grey ice except 9 tenths first-year ice near the southern
coast.

Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Gale warning in effect

Pointe à Michel to Pointe-des-Monts

Issued 05:02 AM EST 23 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 23 February 2019 Today Tonight and Sunday At 3:00 a.m. EST today ridge located on a line north-south over
Cornwall.
By 7:00 a.m. EST Sunday ridge located on a line north-south
over Gaspé.

At 7:00 p.m. EST tonight low 996 mb located over the Midwestern
states.
By 7:00 p.m. EST Sunday low 970 mb located south of James Bay.

At 7:00 p.m. EST Sunday building low 989 mb located over New
England.

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