Marine Forecast

Issued 08:00 PM ADT 22 October 2016

Tonight and Sunday

Storm warning in effect.

Wind southerly 40 to 50 knots diminishing to southwest 25 near midnight and to southwesterly 15 to 20 Sunday morning.

Periods of rain and fog patches. Risk of thunderstorms tonight.


Issued 05:00 PM ADT 22 October 2016
Tonight and Sunday Seas 3 to 4 metres building to 4 to 6 this evening then subsiding to 3 to 4 Sunday morning.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:30 PM ADT 22 October 2016
Monday Wind west 35 knots diminishing to westerly 25 late in the day.
Tuesday Wind westerly 15 to 20 knots.
Wednesday Wind light becoming northeast 15 knots late in the day.

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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 EDT 25 May 2016 Forecasts have ended for the season.

Iceberg Bulletin

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 22 October 2016

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 23 Oct estimated from the Labrador coast
near 5210N 5545W to 5230N 5230W to 5400N 5300W to 5800N 5700W to
6000N 5400W to 5800N 5100W then eastwards.

Iceberg Count

No confirmed icebergs.

Warnings (In effect)

Storm warning in effect


Issued 8:00 PM ADT 22 October 2016

'Storm' force winds of 48 to 63 knots are 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 Synopsis

Issued 8:00 PM ADT 22 October 2016 Tonight and Sunday At 8:00 p.m. ADT tonight deepening low 983 mb located over Maine.
By 10:00 a.m. ADT Sunday low 976 mb located north of the
St. Lawrence River.

At 8:00 p.m. ADT tonight trough from low located on a line
northwest-southeast over the central Marine District.
By 10:00 a.m. ADT Sunday trough from low located on a line east-west
over Anticosti Island.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 7:54 PM ADT 22 October 2016 A deep low pressure system over Maine will move northward tonight to
lie north of the St. Lawrence River Sunday morning. A trough
extending southeastward from the low will cross the marine district
tonight to lie over Anticosti Island by Sunday morning. Gale to storm
force southeasterlies ahead of the trough will shift to strong to
gale force southwesterlies behind it.

Marine interests are advised that storm warnings are in effect for
Eastern shore..Sable..Fourchu..Banquereau and Cabot Strait.
Gale warnings are in effect for all remaining waters except
Northumberland Strait..Gulf-Magdalen and Chaleur-Miscou.

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