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Marine Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM ADT 30 May 2015

Today Tonight and Sunday

Strong wind warning in effect.

Wind light increasing to southwest 10 to 15 knots near noon and to southwest 15 to 20 this afternoon. Wind increasing to southwest 20 to 25 this evening and to southwest 25 to 30 near midnight. Wind diminishing to variable 20 to 25 Sunday evening.

Chance of showers this morning. A few showers tonight. Periods of rain beginning Sunday afternoon. Fog banks dissipating Sunday evening.

Waves

Issued 05:00 AM ADT 30 May 2015
Today Tonight and Sunday Seas 1 metre or less building to 1 to 2 this afternoon and to 2 to 3 late overnight. Seas subsiding to 1 to 2 Sunday evening.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM ADT 30 May 2015
Monday Wind easterly 20 to 25 knots.
Tuesday Wind easterly 25 to 30 knots.
Wednesday Wind southerly 20 knots veering to westerly 15 to 20 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 Îles de la Madeleine Airport
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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 26 May 2015 Forecasts have ended for the season.
 

Iceberg Bulletin

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 29 May 2015

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 29 May estimated from Newfoundland near
4652N 5555W to 4045N 5130W to 4045N 4930W to 4545N 3700W to 4745N
3700W to 5515N 4800W to 6000N 5730W.

Western iceberg limit at estimated from Quebec near 5017N 6044W to
Newfoundland near 4903N 5821W.

Iceberg Count

No confirmed icebergs.
Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Strong wind warning in effect

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Issued 03:00 AM ADT 30 May 2015

'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 30 May 2015 Today Tonight and Sunday At 3:00 a.m. ADT today departing ridge located over the southern
Marine District.

At 8:00 p.m. ADT tonight trough located over the St. Lawrence River.
By 8:00 p.m. ADT Sunday trough located over the Gulf of
St. Lawrence.

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