Cabot Strait


Marine Forecast

Issued 03:30 PM ADT 06 October 2015

Tonight and Wednesday

Wind light.


Issued 05:00 PM ADT 06 October 2015
Tonight and Wednesday Seas 1 metre or less building to 1 to 2 Wednesday morning.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:30 PM ADT 06 October 2015
Thursday Wind northwest 25 knots diminishing to northwest 15 to 20 late in the day.
Friday Wind light becoming south 10 to 15 knots late in the day.
Saturday Wind variable 15 knots increasing to northwest 30 to 40 late in the day.

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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 6 October 2015

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 7 Oct estimated from Newfoundland near
5130N 5530W to 5135N 5445W to 5400N 5500W to 6000N 6000W.

Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 7 Oct estimated from Quebec near
5120N 5800W to Newfoundland near 5045N 5720W.

Iceberg Count

No confirmed icebergs.

No watches or warnings in effect.


Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 3:30 PM ADT 6 October 2015 Tonight and Wednesday At 3:30 p.m. ADT today quasi-stationary ridge located over the
Gulf of St. Lawrence.

At 3:30 p.m. ADT today Hurricane Joaquin 974 mb located at 38.7N
By 9:00 a.m. ADT Wednesday Hurricane Joaquin 970 mb located at
40.8N 48.0W.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 2:39 PM ADT 6 October 2015 At 3:00 P.M. ADT...Hurricane Joaquin was located near latitude 38.7
north and longitude 58.1 west. Maximum sustained winds are estimated
at 70 knots and central pressure at 974 MB. Joaquin is moving
northeastward at 16 knots.

Gale warnings are in effect for East Scotian Slope - southern half
and Laurentian Fan - southern half.

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