Cabot Strait

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM ADT 31 May 2016

Today Tonight and Wednesday

Strong wind warning in effect.

Wind southwest 15 to 20 knots diminishing to variable 10 to 15 this evening then increasing to northwest 20 overnight. Wind increasing to north 25 to 30 near noon Wednesday then diminishing to north 15 to 20 Wednesday evening.

Showers ending this morning. Showers tonight with a risk of thunderstorms. Fog patches dissipating overnight.

Waves

Issued 05:00 AM ADT 31 May 2016
Today Tonight and Wednesday Seas 2 metres building to 2 to 3 Wednesday afternoon.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM ADT 31 May 2016
Thursday Wind variable 10 to 15 knots increasing to southeast 15 to 20 late in the day.
Friday Wind southeast 15 to 20 knots.
Saturday Wind southeast 15 to 20 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 25 May 2016 Forecasts have ended for the season.
 

Iceberg Bulletin

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 30 May 2016

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 30 May estimated from Newfoundland near
4656N 5402W to 4245N 4945W to 4245N 4815W to 4545N 3700W to 4730N
3700W to 5300N 4715W to 5600N 4900W then eastward.

Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 30 May estimated from Quebec near
5016N 6025W to Newfoundland near 4917N 5808W.

Iceberg Count

No confirmed icebergs.
Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Strong wind warning in effect

Cabot Strait

Issued 03:00 AM ADT 31 May 2016

'Strong' winds of 20 to 33 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.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 3:00 AM ADT 31 May 2016 Today Tonight and Wednesday At 3:00 a.m. ADT today trough located on a line east-west over
southern Labrador.
By 8:00 p.m. ADT tonight trough located from Cabot Strait to
New Brunswick.

At 10:00 a.m. ADT Wednesday trough located from the Avalon Peninsula
to Georges Bank.
By 8:00 p.m. ADT Wednesday departing trough located east of
Newfoundland.

At 10:00 a.m. ADT Wednesday ridge located west of Labrador.
By 8:00 p.m. ADT Wednesday ridge located from the Gaspe Peninsula
to East Scotian Slope.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 7:39 PM ADT 30 May 2016 Tropical cyclone information: the national hurricane center has
discontinued messaging on the remnants of tropical depression Bonnie.

The remnants of Bonnie is not currently expected to have any direct
effect on Canadian forecast waters.

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