Issued 08:00 PM NST 14 December 2019
Tonight and Sunday.
Gale warning in effect.
Wind southeast 15 to 20 knots increasing to east 35 near midnight and locally gusts to 55 along the Newfoundland coast. Wind becoming southeast 25 to 35 Sunday morning then becoming southwest 25 Sunday afternoon.
Snow changing to rain overnight. Fog patches forming Sunday morning and dissipating Sunday evening. Visibility 1 mile or less in snow and in fog patches.
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Ice ForecastsIssued 10:00 AM EST 13 December 2019 Today Tonight and Saturday
Ice EdgeFirst ice edge estimated from Nova Scotia near 4540N 6130W to Prince
Edward Island near 4625N 6205W. Sea ice west of the ice edge
Second ice edge estimated from Prince Edward Island near 4630N 6215W
to 4730N 6415W to 4850N 6335W to 4850N 6110W to 5050N 5805W to
Newfoundland near 5035N 5720W. Sea ice west and north of the ice
Open water except 5 tenths new ice along parts of the coasts.
Iceberg BulletinIssued 11:00 AM EST 14 December 2019
Iceberg LimitIceberg limit at 0000 UTC 15 Dec estimated from the Labrador coast
near 5145N 5622W to 5145N 5500W to 5230N 5400W to 5445N 5400W to
5800N 5700W to 5900N 5700W to 6000N 5300W to 5800N 4900W then
Iceberg CountNo confirmed icebergs.
Warnings (In effect)
Northeast GulfIssued 8:00 PM NST 14 December 2019
'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 NST 14 December 2019 Tonight and Sunday At 8:00 p.m. NST tonight ridge located on a line northwest-southeast
over the eastern Marine District.
By 10:00 a.m. NST Sunday departing ridge located east of the
At 8:00 p.m. NST tonight trough located over Prince Edward Island.
By 8:00 p.m. NST Sunday trough located on a line east-west over
Belle Isle Bank.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 8:05 PM NST 14 December 2019 A trough of low pressure approaching from the southwest will slowly
track northward across the marine district tonight and Sunday. Strong
to gale force southeasterlies ahead of the trough will shift to gale
force south to southwesterlies in its wake.
Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for all
Atlantic - Newfoundland Area
- Anticosti - northern half
- Anticosti - southern 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
- 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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