Northeast Coast

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM NDT 25 May 2017

Today Tonight and Friday.

Wind north 15 knots becoming variable 10 to 15 this afternoon then becoming east 15 Friday afternoon.

Fog patches dissipating this afternoon.

Temperatures minus 4 to zero.

Waves

Issued 06:00 AM NDT 25 May 2017
Today Tonight and Friday. Outside the ice edge seas 1 to 2 metres.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM NDT 25 May 2017
Saturday Wind northeast 20 knots.
Sunday Wind northwest 20 knots.
Monday Wind northwest 15 knots backing to southwest 15.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 24 May 2017 Today Tonight and Thursday Special ice warning in effect. Bergy water except 9 plus tenths of first-year ice including a trace of old ice in the southwestern section and along parts of the shore. Difficult ice conditions along parts of the shore. 

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 24 May 2017 Today Tonight and Thursday

Ice Edge

Ice edge estimated from Newfoundland near 4745N 5245W to 4835N 5135W
to 5115N 5420W to 5340N 5210W to 5450N 5205W to 5540N 5655W to 5800N
5800W then northward. Sea ice west of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Special ice warning in effect.

Bergy water except 9 plus tenths of first-year ice including a trace
of old ice in the southwestern section and along parts of the shore.
Difficult ice conditions along parts of the shore.

 

Iceberg Bulletin

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 24 May 2017

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 24 May estimated from Newfoundland near
4738N 5637W to 4415N 5600W to 4300N 5015W to 4300N 4800W to 4500N
4445W to 4600N 4445W to 5300N 4845W to 5600N 4900W then eastwards.

Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 24 May estimated from Quebec near
5018N 6259W to Anticosti Island near 4943N 6300W and then from
Anticosti Island near 4907N 6207W to 4830N 6145W to Newfoundland
near 4736N 5913W.

Iceberg Count

More than 100 icebergs.
Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Special ice warning in effect

Northeast Coast

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 24 May 2017

Navigators in this marine area should be on the lookout for hazardous ice conditions and take necessary safety precautions. Please refer to the latest ice forecasts for further details and continue to monitor the situation through Canadian Coast Guard radio stations.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 10:00 AM NDT 25 May 2017 Today Tonight and Friday At 10:00 a.m. NDT today low 1005 mb located over the northern
Grand Banks.
By 3:30 p.m. NDT today departing low 1003 mb located east of the
Grand Banks.

At 10:00 a.m. NDT today high located over Labrador.
By 3:00 a.m. NDT Friday high located over eastern Newfoundland.

At 10:00 a.m. NDT Friday approaching low located over the Gulf
of Maine.

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