Issued 08:00 PM NST 18 January 2022
Tonight and Wednesday.
Wind southwest 15 to 20 knots increasing to southwest 30 near midnight then veering to west 25 early Wednesday morning. Wind diminishing to west 15 to 20 Wednesday evening.
Flurries. Visibility 1 mile or less in flurries.
Freezing spray warning in effect.
Over open water freezing spray Wednesday.
Temperatures plus 4 falling to minus 11 Wednesday morning.
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Ice ForecastsIssued 10:00 AM EST 18 January 2022 Today Tonight and Wednesday
Ice EdgeFirst ice edge estimated from Cape Breton near 4653N 6020W to 4705N
6015W to 4755N 6125W to 4700N 6330W to 4831N 6307W to 4845N 6130W to
5011N 5835W to 4730N 6000W to Newfoundland near 4728N 5608W. Sea ice
south then west then northeast of the ice edge.
Second ice edge estimated from Nova Scotia near 4505N 6457W to New
Brunswick near 4528N 6518W. Sea ice northeast of the ice edge.
Open water except 5 tenths new ice including 2 tenths grey ice in
the northern section.
Iceberg BulletinIssued 2:15 PM EST 18 January 2022
Iceberg LimitIceberg limit at 0000 UTC 19 Jan estimated from the Labrador coast
near 5210N 5550W to 5130N 5155W to 5215N 5030W to 5425N 5135W to
5600N 5500W to 5920N 5655W to 6035N 5210W then eastwards.
Iceberg CountNo confirmed icebergs.
Warnings (In effect)
Northeast GulfIssued 8:00 PM NST 18 January 2022
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 18 January 2022 Tonight and Wednesday At 8:00 p.m. NST tonight low 980 mb located near Lake Melville.
By 3:30 p.m. NST Wednesday low 983 mb located north of Labrador Sea.
At 8:00 p.m. NST tonight cold front from low located on a line
north-south over the South Coast of Newfoundland.
By 3:30 p.m. NST Wednesday cold front from low located east of
the Marine District.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 7:52 PM NST 18 January 2022 A low pressure system located near Lake Melville will move to lie
north of the Labrador Sea on Wednesday. A cold front associated with
the low located over the South Coast of Newfoundland will move to lie
east of the marine district Wednesday morning. Gale to storm force
southeasterlies ahead of the front will veer to strong to gale force
southwesterlies or westerlies as it passes.
Marine interests are advised that storm warnings are in effect for
East Coast, Northeast Coast - Cape St. John and south, Belle Isle
Bank, Funk Island Bank, Northern Grand Banks, and Southeastern Grand
Banks. Gale warnings are in effect all remaining waters except Strait
of Belle Isle - western half, and the Gulf waters.
Marine interests are also advised that freezing spray warnings are in
effect for Strait of Belle Isle, Gulf waters, East Coast, Northeast
Coast, Belle Isle Bank, and Funk Island Bank.
Atlantic - Newfoundland Area
- Anticosti - eastern half
- Anticosti - western 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
- Funk Island Bank
- Gulf - Magdalen
- Gulf - Port au Port
- Lake Melville
- Laurentian Fan
- Mid Labrador Coast - Hopedale and south
- Northeast Coast - Cape St. John and south
- Northeast Coast - north of Cape St. John
- Northeast Gulf
- Northern Grand Banks
- Northumberland Strait - eastern half
- Northumberland Strait - western half
- Sable - eastern half
- Southeastern Grand Banks
- Southwestern Grand Banks
- Southwest Coast - Ramea and east
- Southwest Coast - west of Ramea
- 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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