Pointe à Michel to Pointe-des-Monts
Issued 03:00 AM EST 20 February 2019
Today Tonight and Thursday.
Wind west 15 to 25 knots diminishing to light near midnight then increasing to northeast 15 to 25 Thursday morning.
Snow beginning Thursday morning and ending Thursday evening. Visibility 1 mile or less in snow.
Temperatures minus 18 rising to minus 6 Thursday afternoon.
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Ice ForecastsIssued 10:00 AM EST 19 February 2019 Today Tonight and Wednesday
Ice EdgeFirst 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 4430N 5835W to 4555N 5715W to 4720N 5850W to Newfoundland
near 4720N 5515W. Sea ice north and west of the ice edge.
Ice CoverageIce pressure warning in effect.
8 tenths new ice including 2 tenths grey-white ice except 9 tenths
grey-white ice including 1 tenth first-year ice in the southern
section. Strong ice pressure today and continuing Wednesday along
the southern coast.
Warnings (In effect)
Pointe à Michel to Pointe-des-MontsIssued 10:00 AM EST 19 February 2019
Navigators in this marine area should be on the lookout for hazardous ice conditions and take necessary safety precautions. Please refer to the latest ice forecasts for further details and continue to monitor the situation through Canadian Coast Guard radio stations.
Technical Marine SynopsisIssued 3:00 AM EST 20 February 2019 Today Tonight and Thursday At 3:00 a.m. EST today ridge located from New England to Ungava Bay.
By 7:00 p.m. EST Thursday dissipating ridge located on a line
northwest-southeast over Newfoundland.
At 3:00 a.m. EST today building low 1013 mb located over the
By 7:00 p.m. EST Thursday low 1003 mb located over New Brunswick.
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