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Marine Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM ADT 26 April 2017

Today Tonight and Thursday

Strong wind warning in effect.

Wind southeast 20 to 25 knots veering to south 15 to 20 late overnight.

Showers and fog banks beginning this afternoon.

Waves

Issued 05:00 AM ADT 26 April 2017
Today Tonight and Thursday Seas 1 metre or less building to 1 to 2 late overnight.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM ADT 26 April 2017
Friday Wind south 20 knots veering to west 15 to 20 in the afternoon.
Saturday Wind west 15 to 20 knots backing to southwest 25.
Sunday Wind southwest 25 knots veering to northwest 25.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 26 April 2017 Today Tonight and Thursday 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 26 April 2017 Today Tonight and Thursday

Ice Edge

Ice edge estimated from Nova Scotia near 4700N 6035W to 4740N 6125W
to 4920N 6500W to 4945N 6500W to 4855N 6225W to Newfoundland near
4905N 5825W. Sea ice north and south of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Ice free.

 

Iceberg Bulletin

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 25 April 2017

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 25 Apr estimated from Newfoundland near
4740N 5720W to 4400N 5645W to 4030N 5200W to 4100N 4645W to 4745N
4215W to 5115N 4400W to 5300N 4945W to 5600N 4900W then eastwards.

Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 25 Apr estimated from Quebec near
5021N 6239W to Anticosti Island near 4914N 6156W then from Anticosti
Island near 4910N 6225W to Newfoundland near 4737N 5914W.

Iceberg Count

No confirmed icebergs.
Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Strong wind warning in effect

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Issued 10:00 AM ADT 26 April 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 10:00 AM ADT 26 April 2017 Today Tonight and Thursday At 10:00 a.m. ADT today low 1004 mb located near Long Island.
By 10:00 a.m. ADT Thursday low 1011 mb located near Cape Cod.

At 10:00 a.m. ADT today trough located over Quebec.
By 3:00 a.m. ADT Thursday trough located on a line
northeast-southwest over the northern Gulf of St. Lawrence.

At 10:00 a.m. ADT today departing ridge located on a line
northwest-southeast over the eastern Marine District.

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