Strait of Belle Isle
Issued 10:00 AM NDT 20 September 2017
Today Tonight and Thursday.
Wind variable 10 to 15 knots becoming northwest 15 near midnight then increasing to northwest 25 late overnight. Wind diminishing to northwest 15 Thursday evening.
Showers and fog patches ending late overnight.
Strait of Belle Isle - eastern half
Strait of Belle Isle - western half
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Ice ForecastsIssued 10:00 AM EDT 15 July 2017 Forecasts have ended for the season.
Iceberg BulletinIssued 11:00 AM EDT 19 September 2017
Iceberg LimitIceberg limit at 0000 UTC 20 Sep estimated from Newfoundland near
4915N 5340W to 4645N 4900W to 4645N 4545W to 5000N 4700W to 5300N
4930W to 5700N 5300W then eastwards.
Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 20 Sep estimated from the Labrador
coast near 5150N 5615W to Newfoundland near 5130N 5615W.
Iceberg CountNo confirmed icebergs except less than 10 icebergs east of the
western iceberg limit.
No watches or warnings in effect.
Technical Marine SynopsisIssued 10:00 AM NDT 20 September 2017 Today Tonight and Thursday At 10:00 a.m. NDT today trough located on a line northeast-southwest
over Belle Isle Bank.
By 10:00 a.m. NDT Thursday trough located on a line
northeast-southwest over the northern Grand Banks.
At 10:00 a.m. NDT today Tropical Storm Jose 974 mb located at
Marine Weather StatementIssued 10:12 AM NDT 20 September 2017 A trough of low pressure over Belle Isle Bank will move to lie over
the Northern Grand Banks Thursday morning. Strong southwesterlies
ahead of the trough will become strong to gale force northwesterlies
over eastern waters on Thursday in its wake.
Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for
Funk Island Bank and the Northern Grand Banks.
As of 9:00 AM NDT tropical storm Jose is estimated to be at 38.3
north 70.4 west with a central pressure of 974 MB, maximum wind speed
of 60 knots, and is moving to the northeast at 8 knots. Jose is
forecast to become nearly stationary on Thursday and remain offshore
of the Eastern Seaboard through Sunday. Jose is not expected to have
any impact on Newfoundland waters during this timeframe.
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
- Northwest Labrador Sea
- 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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