Gulf - Port au Port
Issued 08:00 PM NST 25 February 2024
Tonight and Monday.
Wind west 20 knots backing to southwest 15 to 20 late this evening then to south 25 near noon Monday. Wind diminishing to southwest 15 Monday evening.
Freezing spray warning in effect.
Freezing spray ending overnight.
Temperatures minus 10 to minus 4 rising to minus 1 Monday morning.
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Ice ForecastsIssued 10:00 AM EST 25 February 2024 Today Tonight and Monday
Ice EdgeFirst ice edge estimated from New Brunswick near 4529N 6515W to Nova
Scotia near 4509N 6448W. Sea ice east of the ice edge.
Second ice edge estimated from Cape Breton near 4558N 5948W to 4615N
5923W to 4647N 5935W to 4812N 6133W to 4915N 6037W to 4933N 5903W to
4816N 5942W to 4725N 5928W to Newfoundland near 4707N 5547W. Sea ice
southwest then north of the ice edge.
Open water except 7 tenths new ice including 2 tenths grey ice along
the Quebec coast. 2 tenths grey ice in Port Au Port Bay.
Consolidated first-year ice along parts of the Quebec coast.
Iceberg BulletinIssued 2:27 PM EST 25 February 2024
Iceberg LimitIceberg limit at 0000 UTC 26 Feb estimated from Newfoundland near
4645N 5305W to 4720N 4955W to 5000N 4730W to 5250N 4805W to 5815N
5730W to 5935N 5305W to 5635N 4510W then eastwards.
Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 26 Feb estimated from Quebec near
5112N 5850W to Newfoundland near 4955N 5741W.
Iceberg CountNo confirmed icebergs.
Warnings (In effect)
Gulf - Port au PortIssued 8:00 PM NST 25 February 2024
Moderate or severe freezing spray is 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 8:00 PM NST 25 February 2024 Tonight and Monday At 8:00 p.m. NST tonight intensifying trough located over Belle
By 3:00 a.m. NST Monday departing trough located east of Belle
At 8:00 p.m. NST tonight ridge located on a line northeast-southwest
over Nova Scotia.
By 10:00 a.m. NST Monday quasi-stationary ridge located on a line
northeast-southwest over the Avalon Peninsula.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 7:55 PM NST 25 February 2024 A trough of low pressure over Belle Isle Bank will intensify this
evening. Strong to gale force westerlies near the trough will
increase to gale force southwesterlies over Belle Isle Bank as the
trough strengthens. Gales will diminish overnight as the trough
departs to the east.
Marine interests are advised that a gale warnings is in effect for
Belle Isle Bank.
Marine interests are also advised that freezing spray warnings are in
effect for Gulf waters, Southwest Coast, Northeast Coast, Belle Isle
Bank, and Funk Island Bank.
Atlantic - Newfoundland Area
- 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
- Gulf - Port au Port
- Lake Melville
- Laurentian Fan
- Mid Labrador Coast - Hopedale and south
- Northeast Coast
- Northeast Gulf - northwestern half
- Northeast Gulf - southeastern half
- Northern Grand Banks
- Northumberland Strait - eastern half
- Northumberland Strait - western half
- Southeastern Grand Banks
- Southwestern Grand Banks
- Southwest Coast
- South Coast
- South Labrador Coast
- 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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