Belle Isle Bank - eastern half

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 08:00 PM NDT 28 May 2015

Tonight and Friday

Gale warning in effect.

Wind northwest 25 knots except northwest 35 over northern sections Friday morning and afternoon. Wind diminishing to southwest 20 Friday evening.

Periods of rain and fog banks ending late this evening.

Waves

Issued 06:00 PM NDT 28 May 2015
Tonight and Friday Seas 1 to 2 metres building to 2 to 3 near midnight and to 3 to 4 near noon Friday.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:30 PM NDT 28 May 2015
Saturday Wind west 25 to 35 knots diminishing to southwest 15 to 20 in the morning.
Sunday Wind south 15 to 20 knots increasing to southwest 25 to 35.
Monday Wind northwest 35 to 45 knots.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 28 May 2015 Today Tonight and Friday Bergy water.  

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Belle Isle Bank - eastern half

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 28 May 2015 Today Tonight and Friday

Ice Edge

First ice edge estimated from Labrador near 5145N 5615W to
Newfoundland near 5130N 5610W. Sea ice east of the ice edge.

Second ice edge estimated from Newfoundland near 5025N 5620W to
5025N 5320W to 5440N 5210W to 5630N 5735W to 5720N 5655W to 5800N
5800W then northward. Sea ice west of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Bergy water.

Ice Forecasts

Southeast Labrador Sea

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 28 May 2015 Today Tonight and Friday

Ice Edge

First ice edge estimated from Labrador near 5145N 5615W to
Newfoundland near 5130N 5610W. Sea ice east of the ice edge.

Second ice edge estimated from Newfoundland near 5025N 5620W to
5025N 5320W to 5440N 5210W to 5630N 5735W to 5720N 5655W to 5800N
5800W then northward. Sea ice west of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Forecasts available to mariners upon request.

 

Iceberg Bulletin

Belle Isle Bank

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 28 May 2015

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 28 May estimated from Newfoundland near
4652N 5555W to 4100N 5130W to 4100N 5000W to 4600N 3730W to 4715N
3730W to 5515N 4800W to 6000N 5830W.

Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 28 May estimated from Quebec near
5017N 6044W to Newfoundland near 4903N 5821W.

Iceberg Count

More than 100 icebergs.

Iceberg Bulletin

Southeast Labrador Sea

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 28 May 2015

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 28 May estimated from Newfoundland near
4652N 5555W to 4100N 5130W to 4100N 5000W to 4600N 3730W to 4715N
3730W to 5515N 4800W to 6000N 5830W.

Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 28 May estimated from Quebec near
5017N 6044W to Newfoundland near 4903N 5821W.

Iceberg Count

Forecasts available to mariners upon request.
Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Gale warning in effect

Belle Isle Bank

Issued 8:00 PM NDT 28 May 2015

'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 8:00 PM NDT 28 May 2015 Tonight and Friday At 8:00 p.m. NDT tonight quasi-stationary ridge located southeast
of the Grand Banks.

At 8:00 p.m. NDT tonight trough located over the Strait of Belle
Isle.
By 3:30 p.m. NDT Friday departing trough located on a line east-west
over the Grand Banks.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 7:47 PM NDT 28 May 2015 Strong to gale force northwesterlies will develop over the Belle Isle
Bank Friday morning as a trough of low pressure moves east of the
marine district.

Marine interests are advised that a gale warning is in effect for the
Belle Isle Bank.

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