Issued 03:30 PM AST 26 January 2023
Tonight and Friday.
Storm warning in effect.
Wind southeast 35 knots increasing to south 50 late this afternoon then diminishing to southwest 40 after midnight. Wind diminishing to west 25 early Friday morning and to northwest 15 Friday evening.
Showers changing to rain this evening and ending Friday morning with a risk of thunderstorms. Visibility 1 mile or less in rain.
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Ice ForecastsIssued 10:00 AM EST 26 January 2023 Today Tonight and Friday
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 4658N 6157W to 4713N 6215W to 4753N
6129W to 4738N 6105W to 4658N 6157W. Sea ice within the ice edge.
Third ice edge estimated from Prince Edward Island near 4628N 6240W
to 4730N 6430W to 4905N 6319W to 4853N 6138W to 4948N 6050W to 5044N
5740W to Newfoundland near 4925N 5813W. Sea ice west then east of
the ice edge.
Iceberg BulletinIssued 1:30 PM EST 26 January 2023
Iceberg LimitIceberg limit at 0000 UTC 27 Jan estimated from Newfoundland near
5025N 5635W to 4925N 4910W to 5020N 4800W to 5215N 4845W to 5815N
5630W to 6005N 5015W to 5805N 4545W then eastwards.
Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 27 Jan estimated from Quebec near
5120N 5832W to Newfoundland near 5022N 5725W.
Iceberg CountNo confirmed icebergs.
Warnings (In effect)
Laurentian FanIssued 3:30 PM AST 26 January 2023
'Storm' force winds of 48 to 63 knots are 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 3:30 PM AST 26 January 2023 Tonight and Friday At 3:30 p.m. AST today intensifying low 983 mb located over central
By 8:00 p.m. AST tonight low 974 mb located near Anticosti Island.
At 3:00 a.m. AST Friday low 972 mb located over Labrador.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 3:26 PM AST 26 January 2023 An intensifying low pressure system over Central New Brunswick will
track northeastward to lie near Anticosti Island this evening.
The system will move across Labrador later tonight. Storm to isolated
hurricane force southerlies ahead of the associated cold front will
diminish to strong to gale force southwesterlies in the wake of the
Marine interests are advised that hurricane force wind warnings are
in effect for Gulf-Magdalen - eastern half, and Anticosti - eastern
half. Storm warnings are in effect for eastern shore, Sable, East
Scotian Slope, Fourchu, Banquereau, Laurentian Fan, Cabot Strait,
Gulf-Magdalen - western half, Chaleur-Miscou - eastern half, and
Anticosti - western half. Gale warnings are in effect for all
Freezing spray warnings are in effect for Cabot Strait - northern
half and all Gulf of St. Lawrence waters.
Higher than normal water levels and large waves along the Northeast
Coast of New Brunswick including the Bay of Chaleur near high tide
Atlantic - Maritimes Area
- Anticosti - eastern half
- Anticosti - western half
- Bras d'Or Lakes
- Browns Bank
- Cabot Strait - northern half
- Cabot Strait - southern half
- Chaleur - Miscou - eastern half
- Chaleur - Miscou - western half
- Eastern Shore
- East Coast
- East Scotian Slope
- Georges Bank
- Grand Manan
- Gulf - Magdalen - eastern half
- Gulf - Magdalen - western half
- 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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