Issued 10:00 AM AST 01 February 2023
Today Tonight and Thursday.
Gale warning in effect.
Wind light increasing to northwest 10 to 15 knots near midnight and to southwest 25 Thursday afternoon. Wind increasing to southwest 35 Thursday evening.
Scattered flurries Thursday afternoon and evening changing to scattered showers.
Temperatures minus 7 rising to plus 3 Thursday evening.
Strong wind warning program has ended for the season.
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Ice ForecastsIssued 10:00 AM EST 1 February 2023 Today Tonight and Thursday
Ice EdgeFirst ice edge estimated from Nova Scotia near 4542N 6218W to Prince
Edward Island near 4559N 6231W. Sea ice southwest of the ice edge.
Second ice edge estimated from Prince Edward Island near 4628N 6240W
to 4730N 6400W to 4900N 6330W to 4845N 6130W to 5045N 5745W to
Newfoundland near 4926N 5812W. Sea ice west then northeast of the
Third ice edge estimated from 4658N 6157W to 4713N 6215W to 4753N
6129W to 4738N 6105W to 4658N 6157W. Sea ice within the ice edge.
Warnings (In effect)
FundyIssued 10:00 AM AST 01 February 2023
'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 10:00 AM AST 1 February 2023 Today Tonight and Thursday At 10:00 a.m. AST today ridge located over New England.
By 3:30 p.m. AST Thursday ridge located on a line east-west over
the southern Marine District.
At 8:00 p.m. AST Thursday approaching low 998 mb located over
Marine Weather StatementIssued 9:45 AM AST 1 February 2023 A low pressure system approaching from Southeastern Quebec will give
strong to gale force southwesterlies late on Thursday.
Marine interests are advised that a gale warning is in effect for
Fundy and Grand Manan. Also, freezing spray warnings are in effect
for all Gulf of St. Lawrence waters.
Atlantic - Maritimes Area
- Anticosti - eastern half
- Anticosti - western half
- Banquereau - northwestern half
- Banquereau - southeastern half
- Bras d'Or Lakes
- Browns Bank
- Cabot Strait
- Chaleur - Miscou
- Eastern Shore
- East Coast - Cape St. Francis and south
- East Scotian Slope
- Georges Bank
- Grand Manan
- Gulf - Magdalen
- Gulf - Port au Port
- Halifax Harbour and Approaches
- LaHave Bank
- Laurentian Fan
- L'Isle-aux-Coudres to Tadoussac
- Northumberland Strait
- Pointe à Michel to Pointe-des-Monts
- Pointe-des-Monts to Anticosti - northern half
- Pointe-des-Monts to Anticosti - southern half
- Southeastern Grand Banks
- Southwestern Grand Banks
- Southwestern Shore
- Southwest Coast
- South Coast
- Tadoussac to Pointe à Michel
- West Scotian Slope
- 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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