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Marine Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM ADT 25 July 2017

Today Tonight and Wednesday.

Strong wind warning in effect.

Wind southeast 10 to 15 knots increasing to east 25 early this morning then backing to northeast 20 this evening. Wind diminishing to northeast 15 overnight and to light Wednesday afternoon.

Periods of rain ending near midnight.

Waves

Issued 05:00 AM ADT 25 July 2017
Today Tonight and Wednesday. Seas 2 metres subsiding to 1 Wednesday evening.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM ADT 25 July 2017
Thursday Wind west 10 to 15 knots backing to southwest 15 to 20 in the afternoon.
Friday Wind southerly 15 to 20 knots.
Saturday Wind southerly 15 to 20 knots increasing to southerly 30 late in the day.

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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 20 June 2017 Forecasts have ended for the season.
 

Iceberg Bulletin

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 24 July 2017

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 24 Jul estimated from Newfoundland near
4700N 5515W to 4545N 5345W to 4545N 5200W to 4745N 4430W to 5145N
4530W to 5300N 4800W to 5700N 5200W then eastwards.

Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 24 Jul estimated from Quebec near
5007N 6135W to Newfoundland near 4854N 5830W.

Iceberg Count

No confirmed icebergs.
Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Strong wind warning in effect

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Issued 03:00 AM ADT 25 July 2017

'Strong' winds of 20 to 33 knots are occurring or expected to occur in this marine area. 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 3:00 AM ADT 25 July 2017 Today Tonight and Wednesday At 3:00 a.m. ADT today ridge located on a line northwest-southeast
over the eastern Marine District.
By 10:00 a.m. ADT today ridge located on a line east-west over
the Gulf of St. Lawrence.

At 3:00 a.m. ADT today low 1006 mb located near Browns Bank.
By 10:00 a.m. ADT today low 1009 mb located south of Nova Scotia.

At 8:00 p.m. ADT tonight low 1008 mb located near Laurentian Fan.
By 10:00 a.m. ADT Wednesday low located southeast of Laurentian Fan.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 2:48 AM ADT 25 July 2017 A low pressure system currently near Browns Bank will move to lie
south of Nova Scotia by this morning. Winds are strong to gale force
easterlies just north of the low.

Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for
Lurcher, Browns Bank, LaHave Bank, Sable, Banquereau-southern half
and Laurentian Fan.

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