East Coast - north of Cape St. Francis

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 08:00 PM NDT 24 May 2017

Tonight and Thursday.

Wind south 15 to 20 knots diminishing to south 10 to 15 this evening then becoming north 15 late overnight. Wind increasing to north 20 Thursday morning.

Showers ending Thursday morning. Fog banks.

Waves

Issued 06:00 PM NDT 24 May 2017
Tonight and Thursday. Outside the ice edge seas 2 metres.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:30 PM NDT 24 May 2017
Friday Wind light becoming southeast 15 knots in the afternoon.
Saturday Wind northeast 25 knots.
Sunday Wind northeast 25 knots diminishing to variable 10 to 15.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 24 May 2017 Today Tonight and Thursday 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 24 May 2017 Today Tonight and Thursday

Ice Edge

Ice edge estimated from Newfoundland near 4745N 5245W to 4835N 5135W
to 5115N 5420W to 5340N 5210W to 5450N 5205W to 5540N 5655W 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 24 May 2017

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 24 May estimated from Newfoundland near
4738N 5637W to 4415N 5600W to 4300N 5015W to 4300N 4800W to 4500N
4445W to 4600N 4445W to 5300N 4845W to 5600N 4900W then eastwards.

Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 24 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 24 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 24 May 2017 Tonight and Thursday At 8:00 p.m. NDT tonight low 1005 mb located over eastern
Banquereau.
By 3:30 p.m. NDT Thursday low 1003 mb located east of the Grand
Banks.

At 8:00 p.m. NDT tonight trough from 1005 mb low located over
eastern Newfoundland.
By 3:00 a.m. NDT Thursday trough from low located over Funk
Island Bank.

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