Northeast Coast


Marine Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM NDT 04 September 2015

Today Tonight and Saturday

Gale warning in effect.

Wind northwest 35 knots becoming northwest 25 to 35 this evening except northwest 10 to 15 over western sections. Wind diminishing to west 15 overnight then backing to southwest 20 near noon Saturday. Wind veering to northwest 15 to 20 Saturday evening.

Showers ending overnight. Showers beginning Saturday afternoon. Fog patches dissipating early this morning.


Issued 06:00 PM NDT 03 September 2015

Northeast Coast - Cape St. John and south

Tonight and Friday Seas 1 to 2 metres building to 2 to 3 Friday morning and to 3 to 4 Friday afternoon.

Northeast Coast - north of Cape St. John

Tonight and Friday Seas 1 to 2 metres building to 2 to 3 near midnight.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM NDT 04 September 2015
Sunday Wind northwest 25 to 35 knots.
Monday Wind northwest 15 knots diminishing to light.
Tuesday Wind northeast 15 to 20 knots.

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 11 July 2015 Forecasts have ended for the season.

Iceberg Bulletin

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 3 September 2015

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 4 Sep estimated from Newfoundland near
5100N 5555W to 5115N 5000W to 5230N 4930W to 5530N 5200W to 6000N

Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 4 Sep estimated from Quebec near
5110N 5845W to Newfoundland near 5025N 5725W.

Iceberg Count

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

Warnings (In effect)

Gale warning in effect

Northeast Coast

Issued 03:00 AM NDT 04 September 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.


Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 3:00 AM NDT 4 September 2015 Today Tonight and Saturday At 3:00 a.m. NDT today quasi-stationary low 1001 mb located over
northern Funk Island Bank.

At 3:00 a.m. NDT Saturday approaching low 1002 mb located over
northwestern Labrador Sea.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 2:50 AM NDT 4 September 2015 A low pressure system will remain nearly stationary over the Northern
Funk Island Bank today before slowly drifting eastward tonight.
Strong to gale force north to northwesterlies will persist until
Saturday morning behind this low.

On Saturday afternoon a low pressure system approaching from the
Labrador Sea will merge with the first low and bring gale force
northwesterlies over northern most waters.

Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for the
Strait of Belle Isle - eastern half, East Coast - north of Cape St.
Francis, Northeast Coast, Belle Isle Bank and Funk Island Bank -
southwestern half.

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