East Coast - north of Cape St. Francis

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 03:30 PM NDT 22 June 2017

Tonight and Friday.

Wind southwest 15 to 20 knots and locally gusts to 30 along the coast late this afternoon and this evening. Wind becoming variable 10 to 15 Friday evening.

Fog banks.

Waves

Issued 06:00 AM NDT 22 June 2017
Today Tonight and Friday. Seas 1 to 2 metres.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:30 PM NDT 22 June 2017
Saturday Wind southwest 10 to 15 knots increasing to southwest 25 in the morning.
Sunday Wind southwest 15 to 20 knots.
Monday Wind southwest 10 to 15 knots.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 22 June 2017 Today Tonight and Friday Special ice warning in effect. Bergy water except 2 tenths of first-year ice including 1 tenth of old ice in parts of Bonavista Bay. Unusual presence of sea ice in the northwestern section. 

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 22 June 2017 Today Tonight and Friday

Ice Edge

First ice edge estimated from Newfoundland near 5035N 5610W to 5030N
5335W to 4930N 5130W to Newfoundland near 4835N 5300W. Sea ice west
of the ice edge.

Second ice edge estimated from Labrador near 5225N 5535W to 5240N
5310W to 5800N 5900W then northward. Sea ice west of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Special ice warning in effect.

Bergy water except 2 tenths of first-year ice including 1 tenth of
old ice in parts of Bonavista Bay. Unusual presence of sea ice in
the northwestern section.

 

Iceberg Bulletin

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 20 June 2017

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 20 Jun estimated from Newfoundland near
4654N 5557W to 4430N 5545W to 4415N 5200W to 4645N 4400W to 4800N
4400W to 5300N 4830W to 5700N 5100W then eastwards.

Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 18 Jun estimated from Quebec near
5020N 6250W to Anticosti Island near 4938N 6251W then from Anticosti
Island near 4904N 6214W to Newfoundland near 4812N 5850W.

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 22 June 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 3:30 PM NDT 22 June 2017 Tonight and Friday At 3:30 p.m. NDT today trough located from Northeast Gulf to Funk
Island Bank.
By 3:30 p.m. NDT Friday trough located on a line east-west over
Belle Isle Bank.

At 3:30 p.m. NDT today trough located over the Grand Banks.
By 3:00 a.m. NDT Friday departing trough located southeast of the
Grand Banks.

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