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Marine Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM ADT 27 September 2016

Today Tonight and Wednesday

Strong wind warning in effect.

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

A few showers beginning this afternoon.

Waves

Issued 05:00 AM ADT 27 September 2016
Today Tonight and Wednesday Seas 1 to 2 metres building to 2 to 3 this morning then subsiding to 1 to 2 this evening.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM ADT 27 September 2016
Thursday Wind northeast 25 knots.
Friday Wind northeast 15 to 20 knots diminishing to light late in the day.
Saturday Wind light.

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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 25 May 2016 Forecasts have ended for the season.
 

Iceberg Bulletin

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 26 September 2016

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 27 Sep estimated from Newfoundland near
5030N 5615W to 5030N 5300W to 5500N 5200W to 5800N 5700W to 6100N
5700W to 5800N 5100W then eastwards.

Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 27 Sep estimated from Quebec near
5045N 5900W to Newfoundland near 5030N 5730W.

Iceberg Count

No confirmed icebergs.
Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Strong wind warning in effect

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Issued 03:00 AM ADT 27 September 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 3:00 AM ADT 27 September 2016 Today Tonight and Wednesday At 3:00 a.m. ADT today ridge located from Quebec to Georges Bank.
By 9:00 p.m. ADT tonight ridge located on a line northwest-southeast
over the Gulf of St. Lawrence.

At 8:00 p.m. ADT tonight trough located on a line east-west over
the Gulf of Maine.
By 10:00 a.m. ADT Wednesday trough located on a line
northeast-southwest over the southern Marine District.

At 8:00 p.m. ADT Wednesday low 1012 mb located south of Georges
Bank.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 3:06 AM ADT 27 September 2016 A low pressure system approaching from the southwest is expected to
reach the slope waters by Wednesday afternoon. Strong easterly winds
ahead of this system could reach gale force over southernmost waters
by Wednesday evening.

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