East Coast - Cape St. Francis and south
Issued 03:30 PM NDT 23 March 2023
Tonight and Friday.
Gale warning in effect.
Wind northwest 10 to 15 knots diminishing to light early this evening then increasing to southeast 15 early Friday morning. Wind increasing to southeast 25 late Friday morning and to east 35 near noon Friday. Wind backing to northeast 45 Friday afternoon.
Snow Friday afternoon and evening. Visibility 1 mile or less in snow.
Temperatures near minus 1.
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Ice ForecastsIssued 10:00 AM EDT 23 March 2023 Today Tonight and Friday
Ice EdgeIce edge estimated from Newfoundland near 4647N 5257W to 4707N 5014W
to 4910N 4847W to 5021N 5342W to 5459N 5204W to 5600N 5622W to 5803N
5815W then northeastward. Sea ice north then west of the ice edge.
Iceberg BulletinIssued 2:30 PM EDT 23 March 2023
Iceberg LimitIceberg limit at 0000 UTC 24 Mar estimated from Newfoundland near
4655N 5555W to 4530N 5510W to 4425N 4600W to 4725N 4400W to 5835N
5540W to 6005N 5015W to 5850N 4755W then eastwards.
Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 24 Mar estimated from Quebec near
5020N 6050W to Newfoundland near 4917N 5810W.
Iceberg Count51 to 100 icebergs.
Warnings (In effect)
Gale warning in effect
East Coast - Cape St. Francis and southIssued 3:30 PM NDT 23 March 2023
'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 3:30 PM NDT 23 March 2023 Tonight and Friday At 3:30 p.m. NDT today ridge located from Banquereau to the Quebec
Lower North Shore.
By 3:30 p.m. NDT Friday departing ridge located east of the Marine
At 3:00 a.m. NDT Friday deepening low 996 mb located near Nova
By 3:30 p.m. NDT Friday deepening low 986 mb located over the
southern Grand Banks.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 3:21 PM NDT 23 March 2023 A deepening low pressure system approaching from the west will cross
Nova Scotia early Friday morning before moving to lie over the Grand
Banks by Friday night. Gale to storm force southeast to northeasterly
winds will develop on Friday ahead of the low before shifting to
strong to gale force westerly winds over southern waters in its wake.
Marine interests are advised that storm warnings are in effect for
the Grand Banks. Gale warnings are in effect for Southwest Coast,
South Coast, East Coast and Funk Island Bank.
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