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Marine Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM ADT 02 May 2016

Today Tonight and Tuesday

Strong wind warning in effect.

Wind light increasing to southeast 15 knots early this evening and to east 25 to 30 late this evening. Wind diminishing to southwest 20 Tuesday morning and to southwest 10 to 15 Tuesday evening.

Rain late this evening overnight and Tuesday morning. Rain beginning Tuesday evening. Fog patches forming overnight.

Waves

Issued 05:00 AM ADT 02 May 2016
Today Tonight and Tuesday Seas 1 metre or less building to 1 to 2 late overnight and to 3 to 4 Tuesday morning. Seas subsiding to 2 to 3 Tuesday evening.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM ADT 02 May 2016
Wednesday Wind northeast 10 to 15 knots increasing to northeast 15 to 20 in the afternoon.
Thursday Wind southeast 20 knots veering to southwest 15 to 20 late in the day.
Friday Wind southwest 15 knots backing to southeast 10 to 15.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 1 May 2016 Today Tonight and Monday 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 1 May 2016 Today Tonight and Monday

Ice Edge

Ice edge estimated from Quebec near 5000N 6650W to 5000N 6000W to
5120N 5720W to Newfoundland near 5030N 5725W. Sea ice north and east
of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Ice free.

 

Iceberg Bulletin

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 1 May 2016

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 1 May estimated from Newfoundland near
4644N 5305W to 4315N 4945W to 4315N 4830W to 4600N 3945W to 4700N
3945W to 5130N 4430W to 5300N 4715W to 5600N 4900W then eastwards.

Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 1 May estimated from Quebec near
5119N 5759W to Newfoundland near 5042N 5723W.

Iceberg Count

No confirmed icebergs.
Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Strong wind warning in effect

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Issued 03:00 AM ADT 02 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 3:00 AM ADT 2 May 2016 Today Tonight and Tuesday At 3:00 a.m. ADT today departing ridge located over the eastern
Maritimes.

At 9:00 a.m. ADT today low 1016 mb located near Cape Cod.
By 9:00 a.m. ADT Tuesday low 1008 mb located over eastern Nova
Scotia.

At 8:00 p.m. ADT Tuesday departing low 1007 mb located northeast
of Cabot Strait.

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