Issued 03:00 AM NDT 02 April 2020
Today Tonight and Friday.
Gale warning in effect.
Wind northeast 25 knots increasing to northeast 35 overnight. Wind northeast 35 Friday.
Temperatures plus 3 falling to minus 2 Friday morning.
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Ice ForecastsIssued 10:00 AM EDT 1 April 2020 Today Tonight and Thursday
Ice EdgeIce edge estimated from Nova Scotia near 4550N 6010W to 4545N 5900W
to 4725N 5900W to Newfoundland near 4710N 5525W. Sea ice north and
west of the ice edge.
Ice CoverageSpecial ice warning in effect.
4 tenths grey-white ice including 1 tenth first-year ice except 8
tenths first-year ice in the northern section. Difficult ice
conditions in parts of the pack ice today and Thursday.
Iceberg BulletinIssued 4:08 PM EDT 1 April 2020
Iceberg LimitIceberg limit at 0000 UTC 2 Apr estimated from Newfoundland near
4655N 5556W to 4500N 5315W to 4440N 4715W to 4600N 4450W to 4900N
4405W to 5225N 4630W to 5330N 4800W to 5800N 5500W to 5930N 5400W
Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 2 Apr estimated from Quebec near
5013N 6113W to Newfoundland near 4834N 5909W.
Iceberg CountLess than 10 icebergs.
Warnings (In effect)
Northeast GulfIssued 03:00 AM NDT 02 April 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.
Northeast GulfIssued 10:00 AM EDT 01 April 2020
Navigators in this marine area should be on the lookout for hazardous ice conditions and take necessary safety precautions. Please refer to the latest ice forecasts for further details and continue to monitor the situation through Canadian Coast Guard radio stations.
Technical Marine SynopsisIssued 3:00 AM NDT 2 April 2020 Today Tonight and Friday At 3:00 a.m. NDT today quasi-stationary ridge located over
At 3:00 a.m. NDT today low 975 mb located north of Bermuda.
By 3:00 a.m. NDT Friday low 975 mb located south of Nova Scotia.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 2:53 AM NDT 2 April 2020 A deepening low pressure system north of Bermuda will approach the
Maritimes tonight then move off the west on Friday. Strong to gale
force northeasterly winds are forecast for southern and western
waters as the low approaches.
Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for
Strait of Belle Isle - western half, Northeast Gulf, Gulf - Port au
Port, Southwest Coast and Southwestern Grand Banks.
Atlantic - Newfoundland Area
- Anticosti - northwestern half
- Anticosti - southeastern half
- Belle Isle Bank
- Bras d'Or Lakes
- Cabot Strait - northern half
- Cabot Strait - southern half
- Chaleur - Miscou
- Eastern Shore - eastern half
- East Coast - Cape St. Francis and south
- East Coast - north of Cape St. Francis
- Funk Island Bank - eastern half
- Funk Island Bank - western half
- Gulf - Magdalen
- Gulf - Port au Port
- Lake Melville
- Laurentian Fan
- Mid Labrador Coast
- Northeast Coast
- Northeast Gulf
- Northern Grand Banks
- Northumberland Strait
- Sable - eastern 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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