Gulf - Magdalen
Issued 10:00 AM AST 24 January 2020
Today Tonight and Saturday.
Wind northwest 20 knots veering to northerly 15 early this afternoon then diminishing to light this evening. Wind becoming southerly 10 to 15 Saturday evening.
Freezing spray warning in effect.
Over open water freezing spray ending this afternoon.
Temperatures minus 4 falling to minus 12 to minus 6 this evening.
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Ice ForecastsIssued 10:00 AM EST 23 January 2020 Today Tonight and Friday
Ice EdgeFirst ice edge estimated from Nova Scotia near 4525N 6415W to Nova
Scotia near 4515N 6400W. Sea ice east of the ice edge.
Second ice edge estimated from Nova Scotia near 4435N 6330W to 4420N
6245W to 4555N 5920W to 4845N 6135W to 4955N 5820W to 4750N 5950W to
4725N 5915W to Newfoundland near 4720N 5510W. Sea ice west then east
then north of the ice edge.
3 tenths new ice including a trace of grey-white ice except 9 tenths
of grey ice including 1 tenth grey-white ice in the extreme
Iceberg BulletinIssued 11:00 AM EST 23 January 2020
Iceberg LimitIceberg limit at 0000 UTC 23 Jan estimated from the Labrador coast
near 5223N 5538W to 5330N 5400W to 5700N 5600W then eastwards.
Iceberg CountNo confirmed icebergs.
Warnings (In effect)
Gulf - MagdalenIssued 10:00 AM AST 24 January 2020
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 AST 24 January 2020 Today Tonight and Saturday At 10:00 a.m. AST today ridge located on a line northwest-southeast
over New Brunswick.
By 8:00 p.m. AST Saturday ridge located on a line
northwest-southeast over Banquereau.
At 8:00 p.m. AST Saturday approaching low 1004 mb located near
Marine Weather StatementIssued 9:42 AM AST 24 January 2020 Moderate to strong winds and cold air will combine to give freezing
spray to some Gulf waters for the next few hours. Freezing spray will
end by this afternoon as winds weaken.
Marine interests are advised that freezing spray warnings are in
effect for Gulf-Magdalen and Anticosti.
Atlantic - Maritimes Area
- Anticosti - northeastern half
- Anticosti - southwestern half
- Bras d'Or Lakes
- Browns Bank
- Cabot Strait
- Chaleur - Miscou - eastern half
- Chaleur - Miscou - western half
- Eastern Shore
- East Coast - Cape St. Francis and south
- East Scotian Slope
- Georges Bank
- Grand Manan
- Gulf - Magdalen
- Gulf - Port au Port - northwestern half
- Gulf - Port au Port - southeastern half
- Halifax Harbour and Approaches
- LaHave Bank
- Laurentian Fan
- L'Isle-aux-Coudres to Tadoussac
- Northumberland Strait - eastern half
- Northumberland Strait - western half
- 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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