East Coast - north of Cape St. Francis
Issued 08:00 PM NDT 29 April 2016
Tonight and Saturday
Gale warning in effect.
Wind southwest 25 knots with gusts to 35 along the coast. Wind becoming southwest 35 after midnight then diminishing to west 25 near noon Saturday. Wind diminishing to northwest 15 Saturday afternoon.
Flurries beginning late overnight and ending Saturday morning.
Temperatures zero to plus 3.
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Ice ForecastsIssued 10:00 AM EDT 29 April 2016 Today Tonight and Saturday
Ice EdgeIce edge estimated from Newfoundland 4840N 5300W to 4920N 5140W to
5140N 4950W to 5520N 5215W to 5605N 5520W to 5800N 5730W then
northward. Sea ice west of the ice edge.
Bergy water except 1 tenth of first-year ice in the extreme northern
Iceberg BulletinIssued 11:00 AM EDT 29 April 2016
Iceberg LimitIceberg limit at 0000 UTC 29 Apr estimated from Newfoundland near
4644N 5305W to 4345N 4945W to 4345N 4745W to 4515N 4200W to 4630N
4045W to 4845N 4200W to 5000N 4300W to 5300N 4730W to 5600N 4900W
Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 29 Apr estimated from Quebec near
5119N 5759W to Newfoundland near 5042N 5723W.
Iceberg CountNo confirmed icebergs except less than 10 icebergs north of the
Warnings (In effect)
East Coast - north of Cape St. FrancisIssued 8:00 PM NDT 29 April 2016
'Gale' force winds of 34 to 47 knots are occurring or expected to occur in this marine area. Watch for updated statements. Please refer to the latest marine forecasts for further details and continue to monitor the situation through Canadian Coast Guard radio or Weatheradio stations.
Technical Marine SynopsisIssued 3:00 AM NDT 30 April 2016 Today Tonight and Sunday At 3:00 a.m. NDT today low 984 mb located over Belle Isle Bank.
By 8:00 p.m. NDT tonight departing low 995 mb located east of
Belle Isle Bank.
At 3:00 a.m. NDT today ridge located over the southern Grand Banks.
By 3:00 a.m. NDT Sunday ridge located on a line east-west over
At 3:00 a.m. NDT today approaching low located south of the Marine
Marine Weather StatementIssued 7:50 PM NDT 29 April 2016 A low pressure system over the South Labrador Coast will move
southward tonight and then eastward while weakening on Saturday.
Strong to gale force west to southwesterlies will develop over most
waters today as this system approaches.
Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for the
Strait of Belle Isle, Gulf waters, East Coast - north of Cape St.
Francis, Northeast Coast, Belle Isle Bank and Funk Island Bank.
Atlantic - Newfoundland Area
- Anticosti - northeastern half
- Anticosti - southwestern half
- Banquereau - northern half
- Banquereau - southern half
- Belle Isle Bank - eastern half
- Belle Isle Bank - western half
- Bras d'Or Lakes
- Cabot Strait - northern half
- Cabot Strait - southern half
- Chaleur - Miscou
- Eastern Shore
- East Coast - Cape St. Francis and south
- East Coast - north of Cape St. Francis
- Funk Island Bank - northern half
- Funk Island Bank - southern half
- Gulf - Magdalen - northern half
- Gulf - Magdalen - southern half
- Gulf - Port au Port
- Lake Melville
- Laurentian Fan
- Mid Labrador Coast
- Northeast Coast
- Northeast Gulf
- Northern Grand Banks
- Northumberland Strait
- Southeastern Grand Banks
- Southwestern Grand Banks
- Southwest Coast
- South Coast
- South Labrador Coast - northern half
- South Labrador Coast - southern half
- South Labrador Sea - western half
- Strait of Belle Isle - eastern half
- Strait of Belle Isle - western half
- Arctic - Eastern Arctic
- Arctic - Western Arctic
- Atlantic - Labrador
- Atlantic - Maritimes
- Atlantic - Newfoundland
- Great Lakes - Lake Erie and Lake Ontario
- Great Lakes - Lake Huron
- Great Lakes - Lake Superior
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