Cabot Strait - northern half

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 03:30 PM ADT 27 April 2017

Tonight and Friday

Strong wind warning in effect.

Wind southeast 20 knots with gusts to 30 in the Wreckhouse area. Wind diminishing to southwest 15 Friday evening.

Periods of rain and fog banks.

Waves

Issued 05:00 PM ADT 27 April 2017
Tonight and Friday Seas 1 to 2 metres.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:30 PM 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 9:52 AM EDT 27 April 2017 Today 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 9:52 AM EDT 27 April 2017 Today

Ice Edge

Ice edge estimated from Nova Scotia near 4700N 6035W to 4745N 6130W
to 4710N 6340W to 4900N 6355W to 4925N 6545W to 4910N 6705W to 4950N
6645W to 4955N 6525W to 4855N 6230W 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 27 April 2017

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 27 Apr estimated from Newfoundland near
4740N 5719W to 4400N 5700W to 4245N 5500W to 4230N 4535W to 4745N
4215W to 5115N 4500W to 5300N 4930W to 5600N 4900W then eastwards.

Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 27 Apr Quebec near 5021N 6239W to
Anticosti Island near 4914N 6156W then from Anticosti Island near
4910N 6225W to Newfoundland near 4737N 5914W.

Iceberg Count

No confirmed icebergs.
Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Strong wind warning in effect

Cabot Strait - northern half

Issued 3:30 PM 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 3:30 PM ADT 27 April 2017 Tonight and Friday At 3:30 p.m. ADT today quasi-stationary trough located near
Cape Cod.

At 3:30 p.m. ADT today trough located over Îles-de-la-Madeleine.
By 3:30 p.m. ADT Friday trough located over Anticosti Island.

At 3:30 p.m. ADT today quasi-stationary ridge located southeast
of the Grand Banks.

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