East Coast - Cape St. Francis and south


Marine Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM NDT 22 October 2016

Today Tonight and Sunday

Gale warning in effect.

Wind southeast 25 knots and locally gusts to 35 along the coast. Wind becoming south 35 this evening and locally gusts to 45 along the coast. Wind diminishing to southwest 20 Sunday morning and to variable 10 to 15 near noon Sunday.

Rain and fog banks. Risk of thunderstorms tonight.


Issued 06:00 AM NDT 22 October 2016
Today Tonight and Sunday Seas 3 to 4 metres building to 4 to 6 this evening then subsiding to 3 to 4 Sunday evening.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM NDT 22 October 2016
Monday Wind southwest 15 knots increasing to southwest 25 in the afternoon.
Tuesday Wind variable 10 to 15 knots.
Wednesday Wind north 15 to 20 knots.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 25 July 2016 Forecasts available to mariners upon request. 

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 25 July 2016

Ice Coverage

Forecasts available to mariners upon request.


Iceberg Bulletin

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 21 October 2016

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 22 Oct estimated from the Labrador coast
near 5210N 5545W to 5230N 5230W to 5400N 5300W to 5800N 5700W to
6000N 5400W to 5800N 5100W then eastwards.

Iceberg Count

No confirmed icebergs.

Warnings (In effect)

Gale warning in effect

East Coast - Cape St. Francis and south

Issued 10:00 AM NDT 22 October 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 Synopsis

Issued 10:00 AM NDT 22 October 2016 Today Tonight and Sunday At 10:00 a.m. NDT today departing ridge located on a line
northwest-southeast over Belle Isle Bank.

At 3:30 p.m. NDT today deepening low 987 mb located over New
By 3:30 p.m. NDT Sunday low 979 mb located north of the St. Lawrence

At 3:30 p.m. NDT today intensifying trough from low located over
Cabot Strait.
By 3:30 p.m. NDT Sunday trough from low located on a line east-west
over the Great Northern Peninsula.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 9:51 AM NDT 22 October 2016 A low pressure system over New England will deepen as it moves to lie
over Southern Quebec Sunday morning. A trough extending east of the
low will intensify as it approaches the district from the south this
afternoon. Strong to gale force northeasterlies are forecast to
develop north of the trough while strong to gale force southerlies
are forecast to its south.

Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for all
waters except East Coast - north of Cape St. Francis, Northeast
Coast, and Funk Island Bank.

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