Cabot Strait

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM ADT 27 April 2017

Today Tonight and Friday

Strong wind warning in effect.

Wind south 20 knots with gusts to 30 in the Wreckhouse area. Wind diminishing to south 15 this morning then increasing to southeast 20 early this evening with gusts to 30 in the Wreckhouse area. Wind diminishing to variable 15 Friday evening.

Periods of rain and fog banks.

Waves

Issued 05:00 PM ADT 26 April 2017
Tonight and Thursday Seas 2 metres.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM ADT 27 April 2017
Saturday Wind south 15 to 20 knots veering to west 20 in the afternoon.
Sunday Wind northwest 25 to 35 knots.
Monday Wind northwest 15 knots.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 26 April 2017 Today Tonight and Thursday Ice free. 

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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 April 2017 Today Tonight and Thursday

Ice Edge

Ice edge estimated from Nova Scotia near 4700N 6035W to 4740N 6125W
to 4920N 6500W to 4945N 6500W to 4855N 6225W to Newfoundland near
4905N 5825W. Sea ice north and south of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Ice free.

 

Iceberg Bulletin

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 26 April 2017

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 26 Apr estimated from Newfoundland near
4740N 5720W to 4400N 5700W to 4015N 5145W to 4030N 4645W to 4745N
4215W to 5115N 4400W to 5300N 4945W to 5600N 4900W then eastwards.

Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 26 Apr estimated from Quebec near
5021N 6239W to Anticosti Island near 4914N 6156W then from Anticosti
Island near 5910N 6225W to Newfoundland near 4737N 5914W.

Iceberg Count

No confirmed icebergs.
Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Strong wind warning in effect

Cabot Strait

Issued 03:00 AM ADT 27 April 2017

'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 27 April 2017 Today Tonight and Friday At 3:00 a.m. ADT today quasi-stationary trough located near
Cape Cod.

At 3:00 a.m. ADT today trough located on a line northeast-southwest
over Anticosti Island.
By 3:30 p.m. ADT today trough located on a line northeast-southwest
over Îles-de-la-Madeleine.

At 3:00 a.m. ADT today quasi-stationary high located southeast of
the Grand Banks.

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