Cabot Strait - southern half
Issued 10:00 AM AST 17 January 2022
Today Tonight and Tuesday.
Storm warning in effect.
Wind south 10 to 15 knots increasing to southeast 25 to 30 this afternoon and to southeast 50 this evening. Wind diminishing to south 35 Tuesday morning and to south 15 near noon Tuesday. Wind increasing to west 25 Tuesday evening.
Rain and fog patches beginning this evening changing to flurries Tuesday evening.
Temperatures minus 2 rising to plus 6 Tuesday morning then falling to plus 1 Tuesday evening.
Strong wind warning program has ended for the season.
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Ice ForecastsIssued 10:00 AM EST 17 January 2022 Today Tonight and Tuesday
Ice EdgeIce edge estimated from Cape Breton near 4653N 6020W to 4705N 6015W
to 4755N 6125W to 4700N 6330W to 4831N 6307W to 4845N 6130W to 5011N
5835W to 4730N 6000W to Newfoundland near 4728N 5608W. Sea ice south
then west then northeast of the ice edge.
Iceberg BulletinIssued 1:30 PM EST 16 January 2022
Iceberg LimitIceberg limit at 0000 UTC 17 Jan estimated from the Labrador coast
near 5210N 5550W to 5135N 5300W to 5215N 5100W to 5430N 5125W to
5600N 5500W to 5920N 5655W to 6035N 5210W then eastwards.
Iceberg CountNo confirmed icebergs.
Warnings (In effect)
High water level warning in effect
Cabot StraitIssued 10:05 AM AST 17 January 2022 Higher than normal water levels are expected or occurring.
Locations: south facing shorelines from Cape Ray to Francois.
Maximum water levels: significantly exceeding high astronomical tide.
Maximum wave heights: near 8 metres, breaking upon approach to shore.
Time span: within 2 hours of high tide near 10 A.M Tuesday morning.
Please continue to monitor alerts and forecasts issued by Environment Canada. For more information monitor Canadian Coast Guard radio or Weatheradio stations.
Cabot Strait - southern halfIssued 10:00 AM AST 17 January 2022
'Storm' force winds of 48 to 63 knots are occurring or expected to occur in this marine area. 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 AST 17 January 2022 Today Tonight and Tuesday At 10:00 a.m. AST today low 983 mb located southwest of Long Island.
By 8:00 p.m. AST tonight low 982 mb located over Maine.
At 10:00 a.m. AST Tuesday low 980 mb located over western Labrador.
At 10:00 a.m. AST today departing ridge located over the eastern
Marine Weather StatementIssued 9:45 AM AST 17 January 2022 An intense low pressure system developing along the Eastern Seaboard
of the U.S. will track northeastward today and tonight to lie over
Western Labrador by Tuesday morning. Gale to storm force southerly
winds will develop ahead of this system, while strong to gale force
westerly winds are forecast in its wake.
Marine interests are advised that storm warnings are in effect for
all waters except Chaleur-Miscou and Anticosti - western half, which
have gale warnings.
Freezing spray warnings are in effect for Fundy, Grand Manan,
Northumberland Strait, Gulf-Magdalen, Chaleur-Miscou and Anticosti.
Marine interests are also advised that a high water level warning is
in effect for the southern coastline of Newfoundland. Additionally,
higher than normal water levels and rough seas are expected along the
Atlantic Coast near high tide this evening.
Atlantic - Newfoundland Area
- Anticosti - eastern half
- Anticosti - western half
- Belle Isle Bank
- Bras d'Or Lakes
- Cabot Strait - northern half
- Cabot Strait - southern half
- Chaleur - Miscou - eastern half
- Chaleur - Miscou - western half
- Eastern Shore - eastern half
- East Coast
- Funk Island Bank
- Gulf - Magdalen
- Gulf - Port au Port
- Lake Melville
- Laurentian Fan
- Mid Labrador Coast - Hopedale and south
- Northeast Coast - Cape St. John and south
- Northeast Coast - north of Cape St. John
- Northeast Gulf
- Northern Grand Banks
- Northumberland Strait - eastern half
- Northumberland Strait - western half
- Sable - eastern half
- Southeastern Grand Banks
- Southwestern Grand Banks
- Southwest Coast
- South Coast
- South Labrador Coast - northern half
- South Labrador Coast - southern half
- South Labrador Sea
- Strait of Belle Isle - eastern half
- Strait of Belle Isle - western half
- Arctic - Eastern Arctic
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- Atlantic - Maritimes
- Atlantic - Newfoundland
- Great Lakes - Lake Erie and Lake Ontario
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- Great Lakes - Lake Superior
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