Issued 08:00 PM AST 26 January 2020
Tonight and Monday.
Gale warning in effect.
Wind southeast 35 knots diminishing to southwest 15 to 20 late overnight and to southwest 10 to 15 early Monday evening.
Rain and fog patches ending overnight.
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Ice ForecastsIssued 10:00 AM EST 26 January 2020 Today Tonight and Monday
Ice EdgeIce edge estimated from Nova Scotia near 4435N 6330W to 4420N 6245W
to 4555N 5930W to 4745N 6040W to 4805N 6010W to 4935N 6145W to 5000N
5755W to 4830N 5920W to 4725N 5930W to Newfoundland near 4710N
5525W. Sea ice west then north then east then north of the ice edge.
Open water except 2 tenths new ice near parts of the coasts.
Iceberg BulletinIssued 11:00 AM EST 26 January 2020
Iceberg LimitIceberg limit at 0000 UTC 26 Jan estimated from the Labrador coast
near 5222N 5537W to 5330N 5245W to 5500N 5306W to 5700N 5600W then
Iceberg CountNo confirmed icebergs.
Warnings (In effect)
FourchuIssued 8:00 PM AST 26 January 2020
'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 8:00 PM AST 26 January 2020 Tonight and Monday At 8:00 p.m. AST tonight low 995 mb located over western New
By 10:00 a.m. AST Monday low 991 mb located over Chaleur Bay.
At 8:00 p.m. AST tonight trough from low located from New Brunswick
to East Scotian Slope.
By 10:00 a.m. AST Monday departing trough located over eastern
At 3:30 p.m. AST Monday quasi-stationary low 990 mb located over
the western Gulf of St. Lawrence.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 7:59 PM AST 26 January 2020 A trough extending southeastward to East Scotian Slope from a low
over Western New Brunswick this evening will gradually move eastward
tonight. The trough will move to lie east of the marine district by
Monday afternoon. The low will move across New Brunswick tonight,
then stall over the Western Gulf of St. Lawrence on Monday.
Strong to gale force southeasterlies ahead of the trough will
diminish to moderate to strong southwesterlies in its wake.
Winds will increase to strong northeasterlies on Monday north of the
low as it moves into the Western Gulf of St. Lawrence. These winds
could reach gale force.
Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for
eastern shore, Sable, East Scotian Slope, Fourchu, Banquereau,
Laurentian Fan and Cabot Strait.
A freezing spray warning is in effect for Anticosti.
Atlantic - Newfoundland Area
- Anticosti - northeastern half
- Anticosti - southwestern 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 - Cape St. Francis and south
- East Coast - north of Cape St. Francis
- Funk Island Bank
- Gulf - Magdalen - northwestern half
- Gulf - Magdalen - southeastern half
- Gulf - Port au Port - northwestern half
- Gulf - Port au Port - southeastern half
- Lake Melville
- Laurentian Fan
- Mid Labrador Coast
- Northeast Coast
- Northeast Gulf - northwestern half
- Northeast Gulf - southeastern half
- 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
- Arctic - Western Arctic
- Atlantic - Labrador
- Atlantic - Maritimes
- Atlantic - Newfoundland
- Great Lakes - Lake Erie and Lake Ontario
- Great Lakes - Lake Huron
- Great Lakes - Lake Superior
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