Marine Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM ADT 19 September 2017

Today Tonight and Wednesday.

Wind light increasing to southeast 10 to 15 knots this morning and to southeast 15 to 20 this evening. Wind southeast 15 to 20 Wednesday.

Rain beginning Wednesday morning. Fog patches forming Wednesday afternoon.


Issued 05:00 AM ADT 19 September 2017
Today Tonight and Wednesday. Seas 1 to 2 metres building to 2 to 3 Wednesday evening.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM ADT 19 September 2017
Thursday Wind northeasterly 15 to 20 knots.
Friday Wind easterly 15 to 20 knots.
Saturday Wind variable 10 to 15 knots.

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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 20 June 2017 Forecasts have ended for the season.

Iceberg Bulletin

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 18 September 2017

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 19 Sep estimated from Newfoundland near
4915N 5340W to 4700N 4900W to 4700N 4600W to 5000N 4700W to 5300N
4930W to 5700N 5300W then eastwards.

Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 19 Sep estimated from the Labrador
coast near 5150N 5615W to Newfoundland near 5130N 5615W.

Iceberg Count

No confirmed icebergs.

No watches or warnings in effect.


Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 3:00 AM ADT 19 September 2017 Today Tonight and Wednesday At 3:00 a.m. ADT today high 1031 mb located over Newfoundland.
By 8:00 p.m. ADT tonight high 1034 mb located over the southeastern
Grand Banks.

At 3:00 a.m. ADT today Hurricane Jose 976 mb located at 35.7N 71.2W.
By 3:30 p.m. ADT Wednesday Hurricane Jose 981 mb located at
39.5N 69.3W.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 2:28 AM ADT 19 September 2017 Strong to gale force southeast winds will develop Wednesday afternoon
ahead of approaching hurricane Jose. Marine interests are advised
that gale warnings have been issued for Georges Bank and West Scotian
Slope - southwestern half.

At 3:00 AM ADT hurricane Jose is located near 35.7 north and 71.2
west with a central pressure of 976 MB. The maximum wind speed is 65
knots. Jose is moving north at 7 knots.

Jose is expected to maintain hurricane status until Wednesday when it
should weaken to a tropical storm as it continues to track northward.
Jose is then forecast to make a turn to the east giving gale force to
possible storm force winds for southwestern marine waters. Increasing
wave heights and long period swells ahead of Jose will reach the
Atlantic and Fundy coastlines today.

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