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Marine Forecast

Issued 03:30 PM ADT 23 May 2017

Tonight and Wednesday.

Strong wind warning in effect.

Wind southerly 15 knots increasing to southerly 20 late this afternoon then diminishing to southwest 10 to 15 late overnight. Wind diminishing to light Wednesday morning.

A few showers ending early Wednesday morning. Fog patches forming this evening.

Waves

Issued 05:00 PM ADT 23 May 2017
Tonight and Wednesday. Seas 1 metre or less building to 1 to 2 this evening.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:30 PM ADT 23 May 2017
Thursday Wind variable 10 to 15 knots becoming east 15 in the afternoon.
Friday Wind east 20 to 25 knots diminishing to variable 15 to 20 late in the day.
Saturday Wind variable 15 to 20 knots becoming northwest 20.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 23 May 2017 Today Tonight and Wednesday 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 23 May 2017 Today Tonight and Wednesday

Ice Edge

Ice edge estimated from Quebec near 5100N 5845W to Newfoundland near
5020N 5730W. Sea ice north of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Ice free.

 

Iceberg Bulletin

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 23 May 2017

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 23 May estimated from Newfoundland near
4737N 5630W to 4430N 5700W to 4300N 5000W to 4300N 4800W to 4415N
4330W to 4515N 4300W to 5300N 4845W to 5600N 4900W then eastwards.

Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 23 May estimated from Quebec near
5018N 6259W to Anticosti Island near 4943N 6300W and then from
Anticosti Island near 4907N 6207W to 4830N 6143W to Newfoundland
near 4736N 5913W.

Iceberg Count

No confirmed icebergs.
Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Strong wind warning in effect

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Issued 3:30 PM ADT 23 May 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 3:30 PM ADT 23 May 2017 Tonight and Wednesday At 3:30 p.m. ADT today departing ridge located east of Laurentian
Fan.

At 3:30 p.m. ADT today trough located on a line north-south
over Maine.
By 10:00 a.m. ADT Wednesday trough located from Newfoundland to
East Scotian Slope.

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