East Coast - Cape St. Francis and south

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 08:00 PM NST 03 December 2016

Tonight and Sunday

Gale warning in effect.

Wind northeast 35 knots diminishing to north 25 Sunday afternoon.

Showers.

Waves

Issued 06:00 PM NST 03 December 2016
Tonight and Sunday Seas 3 to 5 metres.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:30 PM NST 03 December 2016
Monday Wind north 25 knots backing to northwest 15 to 20 in the morning.
Tuesday Wind northwest 25 knots.
Wednesday Wind northwest 25 knots.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EST 3 December 2016 Today Tonight and Sunday Ice free. 

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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 EST 3 December 2016 Today Tonight and Sunday

Ice Edge

First ice edge estimated from Labrador near 5215N 5540W to 5220N
5535W to 5335N 5540W to 5430N 5645W to 5535N 5940W to Labrador near
5745N 6145W. Sea ice west of the ice edge.

Second ice edge estimated from Labrador near 5900N 6310W to 5910N
6305W to 6020N 6410W to 6035N 6235W then northeastward. Sea ice west
and north of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Ice free.

 

Iceberg Bulletin

Issued 1:59 PM EST 3 December 2016

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 4 Dec estimated from Newfoundland near
5130N 5530W to 5200N 5200W to 5500N 5200W to 6000N 6000W to 6100N
5400W to 5700N 5000W then eastward.

Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 4 Dec estimated from Quebec near
5116N 5818W to Newfoundland near 5042N 5718W.

Iceberg Count

No confirmed icebergs.
Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Gale warning in effect

East Coast - Cape St. Francis and south

Issued 8:00 PM NST 03 December 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.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 8:00 PM NST 3 December 2016 Tonight and Sunday At 8:00 p.m. NST tonight low 987 mb located southeast of the
Avalon Peninsula.
By 3:30 p.m. NST Sunday departing low 987 mb located southeast of
the Grand Banks.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 7:58 PM NST 3 December 2016 A low pressure system southeast of the Avalon Peninsula will continue
moving slowly southeastward to lie southeast of the Grand Banks by
Sunday afternoon. Strong to gale force north to northeasterly winds
in the wake of this system will persist until this evening over
western waters and into Sunday over southern waters.

Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for
Southwest Coast, South Coast, East Coast - Cape St. Francis and
south, and the Southwestern Grand Banks.

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