Strait of Belle Isle
Issued 10:00 AM NST 21 December 2014
Today Tonight and Monday
Wind southwest 20 knots diminishing to north 10 to 15 this evening and to light late overnight. Wind becoming southwest 15 Monday afternoon.
Freezing spray warning in effect.
Freezing spray ending this evening.
Temperatures minus 10 to minus 5.
Strait of Belle Isle - eastern half
Strait of Belle Isle - western half
Ice ForecastsIssued 10:00 AM EST 21 December 2014 Today Tonight and Monday
Ice EdgeFirst ice edge estimated from 5100N 5710W to 5120N 5650W to 5140N 5600W to Labrador near 5200N 5550W. Sea ice east of the ice edge. Second ice edge estimated from northern peninsula near 5040N 5605W to 5100N 5540W to 5210N 5500W to 5400N 5500W to 5700N 6000W to 5800N 5900W then northward. Sea ice west of the ice edge.
Open water except 5 tenths of grey ice in some bays.
Iceberg BulletinIssued 11:00 AM EST 21 December 2014
Iceberg LimitIceberg limit at 0000 UTC 22 Dec estimated from the Labrador coast near 5330N 5605W to 5235N 5300W to 5235N 5130W to 5400N 5200W to 5700N 5300W to 6000N 5630W.
Iceberg CountNo confirmed icebergs.
Warnings (In effect)
Strait of Belle IsleIssued 10:00 AM NST 21 December 2014
Moderate or severe freezing spray is 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.
Technical Marine SynopsisIssued 10:00 AM NST 21 December 2014 Today Tonight and Monday At 10:00 a.m. NST today quasi-stationary ridge located on a line
east-west over Newfoundland.
At 10:00 a.m. NST today quasi-stationary trough located east of
the Marine District.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 9:53 AM NST 21 December 2014 Marine interests are advised that freezing spray warnings are in
effect for the Strait of Belle Isle and Belle Isle Bank.
Atlantic - Labrador Area
- Belle Isle Bank
- Central Brevoort - northern half
- Central Brevoort - southern half
- East Brevoort
- East Labrador Sea
- Funk Island Bank
- Lake Melville
- Mid Labrador Coast
- Northeast Coast - Cape St. John and south
- Northeast Coast - north of Cape St. John
- Northwest Labrador Sea - eastern half
- Arctic - Eastern Arctic
- Arctic - Western Arctic
- Atlantic - Labrador
- Atlantic - Maritimes
- Atlantic - Newfoundland
- Great Lakes - Lake Erie and Lake Ontario
- Great Lakes - Lake Huron
- Great Lakes - Lake Superior
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