Northumberland Strait - western half
Issued 10:00 AM AST 03 December 2021
Today Tonight and Saturday.
Gale warning in effect.
Wind westerly 15 to 20 knots increasing to northwest 30 to 35 this afternoon then diminishing to west 25 to 30 Saturday morning. Wind diminishing to west 20 Saturday afternoon and to west 15 Saturday evening.
Rain changing to flurries this afternoon and ending Saturday afternoon. Visibility 1 mile or less in flurries.
Risk of freezing spray late overnight and Saturday.
Temperatures plus 8 falling to minus 4 overnight.
Strong wind warning program has ended for the season.
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Ice ForecastsIssued 10:00 AM EST 2 December 2021 Today Tonight and Friday
Ice EdgeFirst ice edge estimated from Quebec near 4909N 6625W to 4909N 6649W
to 4828N 6900W to 4901N 6810W to 4917N 6710W to 5004N 6610W to
Anticosti Island near 4953N 6431W. Sea ice south then north of the
Second ice edge estimated from Anticosti Island near 4950N 6329W to
5008N 6230W to 4958N 6136W to 5005N 5948W to Quebec near 5125N
5737W. Sea ice north of the ice edge.
Warnings (In effect)
Northumberland Strait - western halfIssued 10:00 AM AST 03 December 2021
'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 3 December 2021 Today Tonight and Saturday At 10:00 a.m. AST today low 982 mb located over southern Labrador.
By 3:00 a.m. AST Saturday departing low 960 mb located over
At 10:00 a.m. AST Saturday approaching ridge located over New
Marine Weather StatementIssued 9:56 AM AST 3 December 2021 A low pressure system over Labrador will continue to track east today
and move into the Labrador Sea tonight. Strong to gale force
southerly winds ahead of the low will become strong to gale force
west to northwesterlies in its wake. Colder air will move in with the
westerly flow and give freezing spray to some northern waters on
Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for all
waters except Fundy. Freezing spray warnings are in effect for
Chaleur - Miscou - western half and Anticosti.
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