East Coast - Cape St. Francis and south
Issued 10:00 AM NST 04 December 2016
Today Tonight and Monday
Gale warning in effect.
Wind north 35 knots diminishing to north 25 this afternoon then backing to northwest 15 to 20 Monday morning.
Showers or flurries changing to flurries late overnight. Visibility as low as 1 mile in flurries.
Temperatures minus 1 to plus 2.
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Ice ForecastsIssued 10:00 AM EST 4 December 2016 Today Tonight and Monday
Ice EdgeFirst ice edge estimated from Labrador near 5215N 5540W to 5220N
5535W to 5335N 5540W to 5430N 5645W to 5535N 5940W to 6010N 6335W to
6035N 6235W then northeastward. Sea ice west and north of the ice
Iceberg BulletinIssued 11:00 AM EST 4 December 2016
Iceberg LimitIceberg limit at 0000 UTC 5 Dec estimated from Newfoundland near
5110N 5545W to 5145N 5200W to 5500N 5200W to 6000N 6000W to 6100N
5400W to 5700N 5000W then eastwards.
Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 5 Dec estimated from Quebec near
5120N 5815W to 5040N 5815W to Newfoundland near 5040N 5715W.
Iceberg CountNo confirmed icebergs.
Warnings (In effect)
East Coast - Cape St. Francis and southIssued 10:00 AM NST 04 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.
Technical Marine SynopsisIssued 10:00 AM NST 4 December 2016 Today Tonight and Monday At 10:00 a.m. NST today low 987 mb located over the southeastern
By 3:30 p.m. NST today departing low 987 mb located southeast of
the Grand Banks.
At 10:00 a.m. NST Monday approaching low located east of Belle
Marine Weather StatementIssued 9:49 AM NST 4 December 2016 A low pressure system over the Southeastern Grand Banks will continue
moving slowly southeastward to lie southeast of the Grand Banks by
this afternoon. Strong to gale force north to northeasterly winds in
the wake of this system will diminish today over southeastern waters.
On Monday, an intense low pressure system is forecast to begin its
approach towards the marine district from the east. Gale force
northwest winds are expected to develop over the Belle Isle Bank as
the system draws closer.
Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for
East Coast - Cape St. Francis and south, Belle Isle Bank
And the Southwestern Grand Banks.
Atlantic - Newfoundland Area
- Banquereau - eastern half
- Banquereau - western half
- Belle Isle Bank
- Bras d'Or Lakes
- Cabot Strait
- Chaleur - Miscou
- Eastern Shore
- East Coast - Cape St. Francis and south
- East Coast - north of Cape St. Francis
- Funk Island Bank
- Gulf - Magdalen
- Gulf - Port au Port
- Lake Melville
- 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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