East Coast - north of Cape St. Francis

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 08:00 PM NDT 25 May 2017

Tonight and Friday.

Wind north 20 knots diminishing to north 15 late this evening and to light late overnight. Wind becoming southeast 15 Friday afternoon.

Fog patches forming after midnight and dissipating Friday morning.

Temperatures zero to plus 4.

Waves

Issued 06:00 PM NDT 25 May 2017
Tonight and Friday. Outside the ice edge seas 1 to 2 metres.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:30 PM NDT 25 May 2017
Saturday Wind northeast 25 knots.
Sunday Wind northwest 25 knots.
Monday Wind northwest 15 knots backing to southwest 15.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 25 May 2017 Today Tonight and Friday Special ice warning in effect. Bergy water except 7 tenths of first-year ice including a trace of old ice in the northwestern section. Unusual presence of sea ice in the northwestern 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 25 May 2017 Today Tonight and Friday

Ice Edge

Ice edge estimated from Newfoundland near 4745N 5245W to 4835N 5135W
to 5110N 5400W to 5340N 5210W to 5450N 5205W to 5550N 5635W to 5800N
5800W then northward. Sea ice west of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Special ice warning in effect.

Bergy water except 7 tenths of first-year ice including a trace of
old ice in the northwestern section. Unusual presence of sea ice in
the northwestern section.

 

Iceberg Bulletin

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 25 May 2017

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 25 May estimated from Newfoundland near
4736N 5635W to 4445N 5545W to 4245N 5000W to 4245N 4730W to 4445N
4600W to 4730N 4600W to 5300N 4845W to 5600N 4900W then eastwards.

Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 25 May estimated from Quebec near
5018N 6259W to Anticosti Island near 4943N 6300W and 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 25 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 8:00 PM NDT 25 May 2017 Tonight and Friday At 8:00 p.m. NDT tonight departing low 1005 mb located east of
the Grand Banks.

At 8:00 p.m. NDT tonight high 1021 mb located over central
Newfoundland.
By 8:00 p.m. NDT Friday high 1021 mb located over the northern
Grand Banks.

At 10:00 a.m. NDT Friday approaching low located over the Gulf
of Maine.

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