Cabot Strait


Marine Forecast

Issued 03:30 PM ADT 29 July 2015

Tonight and Thursday

Wind southeast 15 to 20 knots diminishing to southeast 10 to 15 late this evening and to light late overnight. Wind becoming northwest 15 near noon Thursday then diminishing to light Thursday evening.

Chance of showers late this afternoon and this evening with a risk of thunderstorms. Fog patches.


Issued 05:00 PM ADT 29 July 2015
Tonight and Thursday Seas 1 metre building to 2 Thursday afternoon.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:30 PM ADT 29 July 2015
Friday Wind southeast 20 knots.
Saturday Wind southwest 20 knots.
Sunday Wind light increasing to southeast 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 26 May 2015 Forecasts have ended for the season.

Iceberg Bulletin

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 29 July 2015

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 29 Jul estimated from Newfoundland near
4640N 5334W to 4445N 4745W to 4430N 4400W to 4600N 4130W to 4845N
4200W to 6000N 5715W.

Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 29 Jul estimated from Quebec near
5118N 5759W to Newfoundland near 5045N 5713W.

Iceberg Count

No confirmed icebergs.

No watches or warnings in effect.


Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 3:30 PM ADT 29 July 2015 Tonight and Thursday At 3:30 p.m. ADT today weakening trough located on a line
north-south over eastern Nova Scotia.
By 3:30 p.m. ADT today approaching ridge located over eastern

At 3:30 p.m. ADT today intensifying low 997 mb located south of
Laurentian Fan.
By 3:30 p.m. ADT Thursday departing low 995 mb located east of

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 3:10 PM ADT 29 July 2015 A low pressure system will continue to strengthen as it approaches
Laurentian Fan from the south. The low will track north overnight to
lie over the eastern edge of Banquereau by Thursday morning and then
slowly move eastward later in the day. Gale to storm force
northeasterlies ahead of the low will shift to gale to storm force
northwesterlies behind it.

Marine interests are advised that a storm warning is in effect for
Laurentian Fan - eastern half while gale warnings are in effect for
Banquereau and Laurentian Fan - western half.

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