Browns Bank

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM ADT 21 September 2017

Today Tonight and Friday.

Gale warning in effect.

Wind northeast 25 knots increasing to northeast 35 early this morning then diminishing to northeast 25 to 30 Friday morning.

Periods of rain and fog patches with a risk of thunderstorms.

Waves

Issued 05:00 AM ADT 21 September 2017
Today Tonight and Friday. Seas 4 metres subsiding to 3 Friday morning.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM ADT 21 September 2017
Saturday Wind easterly 15 to 20 knots diminishing to variable 10 to 15 in the afternoon.
Sunday Wind northeasterly 15 knots becoming variable 10 to 15.
Monday Wind variable 10 to 15 knots.

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 20 June 2017 Forecasts have ended for the season.
 

Iceberg Bulletin

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 20 September 2017

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 21 Sep estimated from Newfoundland near
4915N 5340W to 4645N 4900W to 4630N 4530W to 5000N 4700W to 5300N
4930W to 5700N 5300W then eastwards.

Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 21 Sep estimated from the Labrador
coast near 5150N 5615W to Newfoundland near 5130N 5615W.

Iceberg Count

No confirmed icebergs.
Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Gale warning in effect

Browns Bank

Issued 03:00 AM ADT 21 September 2017

'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.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 3:00 AM ADT 21 September 2017 Today Tonight and Friday At 3:00 a.m. ADT today Tropical Storm Jose 980 mb located at
39.7N 68.0W.
By 3:00 a.m. ADT Friday Tropical Storm Jose 986 mb located at
39.4N 68.0W.

At 9:00 a.m. ADT Friday Tropical Storm Jose 987 mb located at
39.4N 68.2W.
By 9:00 p.m. ADT Friday Post-tropical Storm Jose 989 mb located
at 39.4N 68.5W.

At 3:00 a.m. ADT today quasi-stationary ridge located on a line
northwest-southeast over the Gulf of St. Lawrence.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 2:52 AM ADT 21 September 2017 Strong to gale force easterlies will continue to affect southwestern
waters today and tonight as tropical storm Jose lies southwest of
Georges Bank. Winds will diminish somewhat on Friday as tropical
storm Jose drifts away from the district. Marine interests are
advised that gale warnings are in effect for Browns Bank, Georges
Bank, and West Scotian Slope - southwestern half.

At 3:00 AM ADT tropical storm Jose is located near 39.7 north
And 68.0 west, or about 150 nautical miles south-southeast of Cape
Cod. Minimum central pressure is 980 MB and maximum sustained winds
are 50 knots. Jose is moving east-northeast at 5 knots.

Tropical storm Jose is forecast to slowly turn southeast today then
curve back toward the southwest tonight. Increasing wave heights and
long period swells ahead of Jose have already reached the Atlantic
coastline of Nova Scotia and the Fundy coastline of New Brunswick.

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