Banquereau

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM ADT 30 April 2017

Today Tonight and Monday

Gale warning in effect.

Wind westerly 20 knots increasing to northwest 25 to 30 early this morning and to northwest 35 near noon. Wind diminishing to northwest 25 to 30 this evening and to northwest 20 overnight. Wind diminishing to northwest 15 Monday evening.

Showers and fog banks ending early this morning.

Waves

Issued 05:00 AM ADT 30 April 2017
Today Tonight and Monday Seas 1 to 2 metres building to 2 to 3 this morning and to 3 to 4 this afternoon. Seas subsiding to 2 to 3 late overnight and to 1 to 2 Monday morning.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM ADT 30 April 2017
Tuesday Wind southeast 15 to 20 knots increasing to southeast 25 to 30 in the afternoon then veering to southwest 25 to 30 late in the day.
Wednesday Wind southwest 25 to 30 knots.
Thursday Wind west 20 knots increasing to northwest 25 to 30 late in the day.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 29 April 2017 Today Tonight and Sunday Bergy water. 

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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 29 April 2017 Today Tonight and Sunday

Ice Edge

Ice edge estimated from New Brunswick near 4640N 6445W to 4820N
6350W to 4855N 6350W to 4925N 6510W to 5005N 6535W to 5000N 6300W to
Newfoundland near 4905N 5825W. Sea ice north and west of the ice
edge.

Ice Coverage

Bergy water.

 

Iceberg Bulletin

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 29 April 2017

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 29 Apr estimated from Newfoundland near
4740N 5719W to 4400N 5700W to 4245N 5500W to 4230N 4900W to 4600N
4430W to 5000N 4600W to 5300N 4900W to 5600N 4900W then eastwards.

Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 29 Apr estimated from Newfoundland
near 4737N 5916W to Quebec near 5015N 6314W.

Iceberg Count

No confirmed icebergs except less than 10 icebergs east of the
iceberg limit.
Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Gale warning in effect

Banquereau

Issued 03:00 AM ADT 30 April 2017

'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 3:00 AM ADT 30 April 2017 Today Tonight and Monday At 3:00 a.m. ADT today departing trough located over the eastern
Marine District.

At 3:00 a.m. ADT today ridge located on a line northwest-southeast
over New England.
By 10:00 a.m. ADT Monday ridge located on a line north-south over
the central Marine District.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 9:43 AM ADT 30 April 2017 A trough of low pressure east of the marine district will continue to
pull away this morning. Strong to gale force northwesterly winds in
the wake of the trough will begin to diminish from west to east today
and tonight as a ridge of high pressure builds in from the west.

Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for
Banquereau, Laurentian Fan and Cabot Strait.

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