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Marine Forecast

Issued 08:00 PM AST 20 January 2017

Tonight and Saturday

Wind light.

Periods of light snow beginning early Saturday morning.

Temperatures near minus 2.

Waves

Issued 05:00 PM AST 20 January 2017
Tonight and Saturday Seas 1 metre or less.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:30 PM AST 20 January 2017
Sunday Wind light increasing to northeast 20 knots in the morning.
Monday Wind northeast 20 knots diminishing to light.
Tuesday Wind light becoming east 15 knots.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EST 20 January 2017 Today Tonight and Saturday Open water except 6 tenths of grey ice in some bays. 

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Map of Atlantic - Newfoundland marine weather areas Southwestern Grand Banks - 44138 Banquereau - 44139 Tail of the Bank - 44140 Nickerson Bank - 44251 Northeast Burgeo Bank - 44255 Blanc-Sablon Airport Cap Whittle Chevery Natashquan Airport Heath Point Miscou Island Grand Étang Ingonish Beach North Mountain St.Paul Island J.A. Douglas McCurdy Sydney Airport Charlottetown Airport East Point North Cape Argentia Bonavista Burgeo Cape Race Corner Brook Daniel's Harbour Englee Ferolle Point La Scie Port aux Basques Rocky Harbour Sagona Island St. Anthony Airport St. John's Int'l Airport St. Lawrence Stephenville Airport Twillingate Winterland Wreckhouse Cartwright Airport Mary's Harbour Grates Cove Pool's Island Marticot Island Long Pond Eskasoni (First Nations) Îles de la Madeleine Airport
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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 10:00 AM EST 20 January 2017 Today Tonight and Saturday

Ice Edge

Ice edge estimated from Nova Scotia near 4655N 6045W to 4610N 6150W
to 4750N 6055W to 4720N 6330W to 4905N 6340W to 4840N 6150W to 5015N
5800W to 4830N 5925W to Newfoundland near 4805N 5905W. Sea ice north
and west of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Open water except 6 tenths of grey ice in some bays.

 

Iceberg Bulletin

Issued 11:00 AM EST 20 January 2017

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 21 Jan estimated from Newfoundland near
5040N 5615W to 4945N 4830W to 5200N 4830W to 5300N 4930W to 5700N
5300W then eastwards.

Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 21 Jan estimated from Quebec near
5125N 5735W to Newfoundland near 5100N 5700W.

Iceberg Count

No confirmed icebergs.
Warnings

No watches or warnings in effect.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 8:00 PM AST 20 January 2017 Tonight and Saturday At 8:00 p.m. AST tonight intensifying low 975 mb located over the
southern Grand Banks.
By 3:30 p.m. AST Saturday low 969 mb located east of the Grand
Banks.

At 8:00 p.m. AST tonight quasi-stationary ridge located over the
western Marine District.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 7:47 PM AST 20 January 2017 An intensifying low pressure system over the Southern Grand Banks
will continue to track northeast tonight and Saturday morning. Strong
northeasterlies over eastern waters will increase to gale force
northerlies this evening with a possibility of reaching storm force
overnight. Winds will diminish Saturday afternoon as the low moves
away from Newfoundland.

Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for
Banquereau-eastern half and Laurentian Fan.

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