East Coast - north of Cape St. Francis

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM NDT 28 April 2015

Today Tonight and Wednesday

Wind east 30 knots diminishing to east 20 this afternoon then increasing to east 30 this evening. Wind diminishing to northeast 15 to 20 late overnight then increasing to northeast 30 Wednesday afternoon.

Rain and fog banks.

Temperatures zero to plus 3.

Waves

Issued 06:00 AM NDT 28 April 2015
Today Tonight and Wednesday Outside the ice edge seas 3 to 5 metres.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM NDT 28 April 2015
Thursday Wind northeast 25 knots.
Friday Wind northeast 25 knots.
Saturday Wind east 10 to 15 knots.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 28 April 2015 Today Tonight and Wednesday Bergy water except 3 tenths of first-year ice in the northern section. 

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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 28 April 2015 Today Tonight and Wednesday

Ice Edge

Ice edge estimated from 4805N 5250W to 4730N 5000W to 4440N 5000W to
4500N 4800W to 4830N 4900W to 5100N 5130W to 5300N 5100W to 5510N
5300W to 5630N 5700W to 5800N 5800W then northward. Sea ice north
and west of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Bergy water except 3 tenths of first-year ice in the northern
section.

 

Iceberg Bulletin

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 28 April 2015

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 28 Apr estimated from Newfoundland near
4637N 5331W to 4330N 4930W to 4330N 4815W to 4600N 3745W to 4630N
3645W to 4730N 3645W to 5100N 3845W to 6000N 5500W.

Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 28 Apr estimated from Quebec near
5025N 5947W to Newfoundland near 4934N 5755W.

Iceberg Count

26 to 50 icebergs.
Warnings

No watches or warnings in effect.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 10:00 AM NDT 28 April 2015 Today Tonight and Wednesday At 10:00 a.m. NDT today low 987 mb located over the Southwest
Coast of Newfoundland.
By 8:00 p.m. NDT tonight dissipating low 990 mb located over
Nova Scotia.

At 10:00 a.m. NDT today quasi-stationary ridge located on a line
northeast-southwest over Labrador Sea.

At 3:00 a.m. NDT Wednesday approaching low 990 mb located southeast
of the Grand Banks.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 9:59 AM NDT 28 April 2015 A low pressure system over the Southwest Coast of Newfoundland will
continue to track westward and then southwestward away from the
marine district today. Strong to gale force northeasterlies north of
the low's track will slowly ease later today and tonight.

A second low pressure system will approach the Grand Banks from the
southeast tonight and then track westward across Newfoundland
Wednesday. Strong to gale force northeasterlies will develop north of
the low's track on Wednesday.

Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for
Strait of Belle Isle - western half, Northeast Gulf, Gulf - Port au
Port, Northeast Coast, and Funk Island Bank.

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