Strait of Belle Isle - eastern half

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 03:30 PM NDT 01 September 2015

Tonight and Wednesday

Gale warning in effect.

Wind north 25 to 35 knots becoming north 25 late overnight then diminishing to north 15 to 20 Wednesday afternoon.

Periods of rain ending near midnight.

Waves

Issued 06:00 PM NDT 01 September 2015
Tonight and Wednesday Seas 3 to 4 metres subsiding to 2 to 3 early Wednesday morning and to 1 to 2 Wednesday afternoon.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:30 PM NDT 01 September 2015
Thursday Wind variable 15 knots.
Friday Wind northwest 25 knots.
Saturday Wind variable 15 knots increasing to southwest 20.

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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 1 September 2015

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 1 Sep estimated from Newfoundland near
5100N 5553W to 5115N 5000W to 5230N 4930W to 5530N 5200W to 6000N
6030W.

Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 1 Sep estimated from Newfoundland
near 5036N 5723W to Quebec near 5116N 5809W.

Iceberg Count

Less than 10 icebergs.
Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Gale warning in effect

Strait of Belle Isle - eastern half

Issued 3:30 PM NDT 01 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.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 3:30 PM NDT 1 September 2015 Tonight and Wednesday At 3:30 p.m. NDT today low 998 mb located over the South Coast
of Newfoundland.
By 3:30 p.m. NDT Wednesday low 998 mb located over Funk Island Bank.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 3:28 PM NDT 1 September 2015 A low pressure system currently located over the South Coast of
Newfoundland will move slowly eastward to lie over the Northern Grand
Banks by Wednesday morning. Strong southerly winds ahead of the low
will shift to strong to gale force northerlies behind it.

Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for the
Strait of Belle Isle, Northeast Gulf, Gulf - Port au Port, Southwest
Coast, Northeast Coast and Belle Isle Bank - western half.

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