Cabot Strait

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM ADT 29 September 2016

Today Tonight and Friday

Strong wind warning in effect.

Wind northeast 15 to 20 knots backing to north 25 this afternoon then to northwest 15 to 20 early Friday morning.

Showers or periods of drizzle and fog patches ending this afternoon.

Waves

Issued 05:00 AM ADT 29 September 2016
Today Tonight and Friday Seas 2 to 3 metres subsiding to 1 to 2 Friday morning.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM ADT 29 September 2016
Saturday Wind northwest 15 knots.
Sunday Wind light.
Monday Wind northerly 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 25 May 2016 Forecasts have ended for the season.
 

Iceberg Bulletin

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 28 September 2016

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 29 Sep estimated from Newfoundland near
5000N 5529W to 5000N 5300W to 5500N 5200W to 5800N 5700W to 6100N
5700W to 5800N 5100W then eastwards.

Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 29 Sep estimated from Quebec near
5019N 5949W to Newfoundland near 4949N 5751W.

Iceberg Count

No confirmed icebergs.
Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Strong wind warning in effect

Cabot Strait

Issued 10:00 AM ADT 29 September 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 10:00 AM ADT 29 September 2016 Today Tonight and Friday At 10:00 a.m. ADT today trough located over the southern Marine
District.
By 3:00 a.m. ADT Friday trough located east of the Marine District.

At 10:00 a.m. ADT today quasi-stationary high 1036 mb located over
eastern Quebec.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 9:43 AM ADT 29 September 2016 A strengthening trough over the southern marine district will produce
strong to near gale force easterly winds across most waters today.
Strong to gale force southerlies are expected to develop over
Southern Laurentian Fan this afternoon.

Marine interests are advised that a gale warning is in effect for
Laurentian Fan - southern half.

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