Issued 10:00 AM NST 01 February 2023
Today Tonight and Thursday.
Wind northwest 25 knots diminishing to northwest 15 to 20 this evening and to variable 10 to 15 near noon Thursday. Wind becoming south 15 Thursday evening.
Freezing spray warning in effect.
Freezing spray ending near noon Thursday.
Temperatures minus 15 to minus 10 rising to minus 10 to minus 6 Thursday evening.
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Ice ForecastsIssued 10:00 AM EST 1 February 2023 Today Tonight and Thursday
Ice EdgeFirst ice edge estimated from Newfoundland near 4842N 5305W to 4933N
5332W to 5015N 5520W to 5137N 5242W to 5448N 5212W to 5622N 5544W to
5803N 5746W then northeastward. Sea ice west of the ice edge.
Second ice edge estimated from 6132N 5754W to 6200N 5721W then
northeastward. Sea ice west of the ice edge.
Bergy water except 3 tenths new ice including 1 tenth grey ice along
parts of the coast in the extreme northwestern section. Consolidated
grey ice in a few sheltered bays.
Iceberg BulletinIssued 2:46 PM EST 31 January 2023
Iceberg LimitIceberg limit at 0000 UTC 1 Feb estimated from Newfoundland near
5025N 5635W to 4925N 4925W to 5050N 4745W to 5830N 5550W to 6005N
5015W to 5740N 4610W then eastwards.
Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 1 Feb estimated from Quebec near
5110N 5845W to Newfoundland near 5022N 5725W.
Iceberg CountNo confirmed icebergs except less than 10 icebergs north of the
Warnings (In effect)
Northeast CoastIssued 10:00 AM NST 01 February 2023
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 10:00 AM NST 1 February 2023 Today Tonight and Thursday At 10:00 a.m. NST today low 999 mb located east of Funk Island Bank.
By 3:30 p.m. NST today departing low 998 mb located east of Funk
At 10:00 a.m. NST today intensifying low 1015 mb located south of
By 10:00 a.m. NST Thursday low 984 mb located southeast of the
At 10:00 a.m. NST today ridge located over the Maritimes.
By 10:00 a.m. NST Thursday ridge located over Newfoundland.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 9:38 AM NST 1 February 2023 A low pressure system east of the funk island will depart the region
today. Strong to gale force northwesterlies to its west will diminish
by this afternoon. A second low pressure system will intensify today
south of Nova Scotia and move eastwards to lie just southeast of the
Grand Banks by Thursday morning. Strong to gale force northeasterlies
will develop to the north of the low before shifting to moderate to
strong north to northwesterlies in its wake.
Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for
East Coast-north of Cape St. Francis, Funk Island Bank, Northern
Grand Banks and Southeastern Grand Banks.
Marine interests are also advised that freezing spray warnings are in
effect for all waters except Strait of Belle Isle, East Coast-Cape
St. Francis and south, Northeast Gulf and the Southern Grand Banks.
Atlantic - Newfoundland Area
- Anticosti - eastern half
- Anticosti - western half
- Banquereau - northwestern half
- Banquereau - southeastern half
- Belle Isle Bank
- Bras d'Or Lakes
- Cabot Strait
- Chaleur - Miscou
- Eastern Shore
- East Coast - Cape St. Francis and south
- East Coast - north of Cape St. Francis
- Funk Island Bank
- Gulf - Magdalen
- Gulf - Port au Port
- 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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