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Marine Forecast

Issued 08:00 PM ADT 29 March 2015

Tonight and Monday

Wind northwest 15 knots diminishing to light this evening then becoming south 15 Monday afternoon.

Temperatures near plus 2.

Waves

Issued 05:00 PM ADT 29 March 2015
Tonight and Monday Seas 2 to 3 metres subsiding to 1 to 2 late overnight.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:30 PM ADT 29 March 2015
Tuesday Wind southeast 20 to 25 knots veering to southwest 25 to 30 in the afternoon.
Wednesday Wind northwest 15 knots increasing to northerly 20 to 25 late in the day.
Thursday Wind northwest 30 knots diminishing to west 20 late in the day.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 29 March 2015 Today Tonight and Monday 7 tenths of first-year ice. 

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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 29 March 2015 Today Tonight and Monday

Ice Edge

First ice edge estimated from Nova Scotia near 4515N 6105W to 4410N
6000W to 4415N 5715W to 4725N 5720W to Newfoundland near 4720N
5520W. Sea ice north of the ice edge.

Second ice edge estimated from New Brunswick near 4520N 6530W to
Nova Scotia near 4500N 6505W. Sea ice north of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

7 tenths of first-year ice.

 

Iceberg Bulletin

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 29 March 2015

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 29 Mar estimated from Newfoundland near
4636N 5334W to 4430N 4830W to 4430N 4730W to 4645N 4145W to 4945N
4215W to 6000N 5715W.

Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 29 Mar estimated from Quebec near
5115N 5819W to Newfoundland near 5028N 5728W.

Iceberg Count

No confirmed icebergs.
Warnings

No watches or warnings in effect.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 8:00 PM ADT 29 March 2015 Tonight and Monday At 8:00 p.m. ADT tonight ridge located from the Gulf of Maine to
Sable Island.
By 3:30 p.m. ADT Monday ridge located from Georges Bank to
Banquereau.

At 8:00 p.m. ADT Monday approaching trough located west of the
Marine District.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 9:56 AM ADT 29 March 2015 A low pressure system over Southeastern Newfoundland will continue to
pull away from the district today. Strong to gale force
northwesterlies over eastern waters will diminish as the low moves
away.

Marine interests are advised gale warnings are in effect for
Banquereau and Laurentian Fan. Freezing spray warnings are in effect
for Cabot Strait and Anticosti.

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