East Coast - north of Cape St. Francis

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM NDT 30 May 2017

Today Tonight and Wednesday.

Wind light increasing to west 10 to 15 knots near midnight then backing to southwest 15 to 20 near noon Wednesday with gusts to 25 along the coast.

Fog patches dissipating Wednesday morning.

Temperatures zero to plus 5.

Waves

Issued 06:00 PM NDT 29 May 2017
Tonight and Tuesday. Outside the ice edge seas 2 to 3 metres subsiding to 1 to 2 Tuesday afternoon.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM NDT 30 May 2017
Thursday Wind southwest 15 to 20 knots.
Friday Wind southeast 15 to 20 knots becoming west 15 to 20.
Saturday Wind southwest 15 to 20 knots.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 29 May 2017 Today Tonight and Tuesday 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 29 May 2017 Today Tonight and Tuesday

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 29 May 2017

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 29 May estimated from Newfoundland near
4746N 5637W to 4445N 5615W to 4200N 4930W to 4200N 4800W to 4600N
4300W to 4630N 4300W to 5300N 4830W to 5600N 4900W then eastwards.

Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 29 May estimated from Quebec near
5013N 6159W to Anticosti Island near 4920N 6211W 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 10:37 AM EDT 29 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 3:00 AM NDT 30 May 2017 Today Tonight and Wednesday At 3:00 a.m. NDT today deepening low 992 mb located east of the
Marine District.
By 3:30 p.m. NDT today departing low 983 mb located east of the
Marine District.

At 3:00 a.m. NDT today ridge located from the Gulf of St. Lawrence
to the Grand Banks.
By 3:30 p.m. NDT today quasi-stationary high located south of
Newfoundland.

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