Cabot Strait

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM ADT 28 May 2015

Today Tonight and Friday

Strong wind warning in effect.

Wind southwest 25 to 30 knots diminishing to southwest 20 near noon and to westerly 15 this evening. Wind increasing to north 25 to 30 overnight then diminishing to north 20 near noon Friday. Wind diminishing to northeast 10 to 15 Friday evening.

A few showers beginning near noon and ending overnight. Risk of thunderstorms tonight. Fog patches dissipating overnight.

Waves

Issued 05:00 PM ADT 27 May 2015
Tonight and Thursday Seas 1 metre building to 2 to 3 late overnight.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM ADT 28 May 2015
Saturday Wind southeast 15 to 20 knots veering to south 25 in the afternoon.
Sunday Wind westerly 25 knots veering to northwest 15 to 20 late in the day.
Monday Wind northwest 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 Îles de la Madeleine Airport
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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 26 May 2015 Forecasts have ended for the season.
 

Iceberg Bulletin

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 27 May 2015

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 27 May estimated from Newfoundland near
4652N 5555W to 4100N 5130W to 4100N 5000W to 4600N 3745W to 4715N
3745W to 5515N 4800W to 6000N 5730W.

Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 27 May estimated from Quebec near
5017N 6044W to Newfoundland near 4903N 5821W.

Iceberg Count

No confirmed icebergs.
Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Strong wind warning in effect

Cabot Strait

Issued 03:00 AM ADT 28 May 2015

'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 28 May 2015 Today Tonight and Friday At 3:00 a.m. ADT today trough located from the Great Lakes to
Labrador.
By 3:00 a.m. ADT Friday weakening trough located on a line
northeast-southwest over Nova Scotia.

At 3:00 a.m. ADT today quasi-stationary ridge located south of
the Marine District.

At 9:00 a.m. ADT Friday high 1033 mb located north of the Gaspe
Peninsula.
By 9:00 p.m. ADT Friday high 1032 mb located over southeastern
Newfoundland.

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