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Marine Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM ADT 06 May 2016

Today Tonight and Saturday

Strong wind warning in effect.

Wind southerly 25 to 30 knots diminishing to southwest 15 early this evening then veering to northwest 15 late this evening. Wind diminishing to light near midnight.

Showers ending this afternoon. Fog patches.

Waves

Issued 05:00 AM ADT 06 May 2016
Today Tonight and Saturday Seas 2 metres building to 3 to 4 this morning then subsiding to 2 to 3 near midnight. Seas subsiding to 1 to 2 Saturday evening.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM ADT 06 May 2016
Sunday Wind variable 10 to 15 knots becoming southwest 15 in the afternoon.
Monday Wind westerly 25 to 30 knots.
Tuesday Wind westerly 25 knots.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 6 May 2016 Today Tonight and Saturday 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 EDT 6 May 2016 Today Tonight and Saturday

Ice Edge

Ice edge estimated from Quebec near 5015N 6310W to 5000N 6200W to
5000N 6000W to Quebec near 5125N 5735W. Sea ice north of the ice
edge.

Ice Coverage

Ice free.

 

Iceberg Bulletin

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 6 May 2016

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 6 May estimated from Newfoundland near
4707N 5255W to 4200N 5015W to 4200N 4845W to 4615N 4200W to 4900N
4200W to 5130N 4430W to 5300N 4715W to 5600N 4900W then eastwards.

Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 6 May estimated from Quebec near
5125N 5751W to Newfoundland near 5046N 5701W.

Iceberg Count

No confirmed icebergs.
Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Strong wind warning in effect

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Issued 10:00 AM ADT 06 May 2016

'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 10:00 AM ADT 6 May 2016 Today Tonight and Saturday At 10:00 a.m. ADT today low 999 mb located over Nova Scotia.
By 8:00 p.m. ADT tonight low 1004 mb located over Newfoundland.

At midnight ADT tonight ridge located over the central Marine
District.
By 9:00 a.m. ADT Saturday trough located over the western Marine
District.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 9:41 AM ADT 6 May 2016 Marine interests are advised that all gale warnings are ended.

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