Belle Isle Bank

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM NDT 20 October 2017

Today Tonight and Saturday.

Storm warning in effect.

Wind southwest 30 knots veering to west 25 this evening then increasing to northwest 35 to 45 late overnight. Wind increasing to northwest 45 to 55 Saturday afternoon.

Showers. Fog patches dissipating Saturday morning.

Waves

Issued 06:00 AM NDT 20 October 2017
Today Tonight and Saturday. Seas 3 to 5 metres building to 5 to 7 Saturday morning and to 7 to 9 Saturday evening.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM NDT 20 October 2017
Sunday Wind northwest 35 to 45 knots.
Monday Wind northwest 25 to 35 knots diminishing to northwest 20.
Tuesday Wind west 15 knots.

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Belle Isle Bank

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 15 July 2017 Forecasts have ended for the season.

Ice Forecasts

Southeast Labrador Sea

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 15 July 2017 Forecasts have ended for the season.
 

Iceberg Bulletin

Belle Isle Bank

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 19 October 2017

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 20 Oct estimated from the Labrador coast
near 5332N 5558W to 5330N 5200W to 5500N 5200W to 5800N 5700W to
6000N 5400W to 5800N 5100W then eastwards.

Iceberg Count

No confirmed icebergs except less than 10 icebergs northwest of the
iceberg limit.

Iceberg Bulletin

Southeast Labrador Sea

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 19 October 2017

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 20 Oct estimated from the Labrador coast
near 5332N 5558W to 5330N 5200W to 5500N 5200W to 5800N 5700W to
6000N 5400W to 5800N 5100W then eastwards.

Iceberg Count

Forecasts available to mariners upon request.
Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Storm warning in effect

Belle Isle Bank

Issued 10:00 AM NDT 20 October 2017

'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.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 10:00 AM NDT 20 October 2017 Today Tonight and Saturday At 10:00 a.m. NDT today deepening low 988 mb located over central
Labrador Coast.
By 10:00 a.m. NDT Saturday low 982 mb located southeast of
Labrador Sea.

At 10:00 a.m. NDT today trough from 988 mb low located over the
Gulf of St. Lawrence.
By 10:00 a.m. NDT Saturday trough from 982 mb low located east of
the Grand Banks.

At 10:00 a.m. NDT Saturday approaching ridge located over Quebec.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 9:53 AM NDT 20 October 2017 A trough of low pressure over the Gulf of St. Lawrence will move to
lie over the Grand Banks tonight. Strong to gale force
southwesterlies ahead of the trough will veer to gale to storm force
northwesterlies in its wake.

Marine interests are advised that a storm warning is in effect for
Belle Isle Bank. Gale warnings are in effect for all remaining waters
except the Southwest Coast, South Coast, East Coast - Cape St.
Francis and south, and Southeastern Grand Banks.

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