East Coast - north of Cape St. Francis

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM NDT 28 May 2017

Today Tonight and Monday.

Wind northeast 10 to 15 knots backing to northwest 10 to 15 Monday afternoon.

Temperatures zero to plus 4.

Waves

Issued 06:00 AM NDT 28 May 2017
Today Tonight and Monday. Outside the ice edge seas 1 to 2 metres building to 2 to 3 Monday morning.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM NDT 28 May 2017
Tuesday Wind northwest 15 knots becoming variable 10 to 15 in the afternoon.
Wednesday Wind south 15 knots.
Thursday Wind variable 10 to 15 knots.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 28 May 2017 Today Tonight and Monday Special ice warning in effect. 1 tenth of first-year ice including a trace of old ice except 9 tenths of first-year ice including a trace of old ice near parts of the mouth of Bonavista Bay and the mouth of Trinity Bay. Unusual presence of sea ice in the western 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 Eskasoni (First Nations) Îles de la Madeleine Airport
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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 28 May 2017 Today Tonight and Monday

Ice Edge

Ice edge estimated from Newfoundland near 4730N 5240W to 4845N 5150W
to 5055N 5415W to 5235N 5215W to 5400N 5225W to 5630N 5700W to 5800N
5800W then northward. Sea ice west of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Special ice warning in effect.

1 tenth of first-year ice including a trace of old ice except 9
tenths of first-year ice including a trace of old ice near parts of
the mouth of Bonavista Bay and the mouth of Trinity Bay. Unusual
presence of sea ice in the western section.

 

Iceberg Bulletin

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 27 May 2017

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 27 May estimated from Newfoundland near
4747N 5637W to 4445N 5545W to 4215N 4930W to 4215N 4800W to 4545N
4600W to 4730N 4600W to 5300N 4830W to 5600N 4900W then eastwards.

Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 27 May estimated from Quebec near
5014N 6200W to Anticosti Island near 4919N 6200W then from Anticosti
Island near 4907N 6207W to 4830N 6145W to Newfoundland near 4736N
5913W.

Iceberg Count

More than 100 icebergs.
Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Special ice warning in effect

East Coast - north of Cape St. Francis

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 28 May 2017

Navigators in this marine area should be on the lookout for hazardous ice conditions and take necessary safety precautions. Please refer to the latest ice forecasts for further details and continue to monitor the situation through Canadian Coast Guard radio stations.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 10:00 AM NDT 28 May 2017 Today Tonight and Monday At 10:00 a.m. NDT today low 1008 mb located south of Laurentian Fan.
By 10:00 a.m. NDT Monday low 1006 mb located southeast of the
Grand Banks.

At 10:00 a.m. NDT today trough from 1008 mb low located south of
the Grand Banks.
By 10:00 a.m. NDT Monday trough from 1006 mb low located southeast
of the Grand Banks.

At 10:00 a.m. NDT today quasi-stationary ridge located from Labrador
Coast to Funk Island Bank.

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