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Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM AST 10 December 2016

Today Tonight and Sunday

Wind northwest 25 knots increasing to northwest 30 Sunday afternoon.

Flurries. Visibility 1 mile or less in flurries.

Temperatures near minus 2.

Waves

Issued 05:00 AM AST 10 December 2016
Today Tonight and Sunday Seas 2 to 3 metres.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM AST 10 December 2016
Monday Wind west 15 knots increasing to east 30 in the afternoon.
Tuesday Wind northwest 30 knots.
Wednesday Wind light increasing to south 30 knots.

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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 EST 9 December 2016

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 10 Dec estimated from Newfoundland near
5037N 5610W to 5100N 5200W to 5500N 5200W to 6000N 6000W to 6100N
5400W to 5700N 5000W then eastwards.

Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 10 Dec estimated from Quebec near
5030N 5932W to 4945N 5855W to Newfoundland near 4945N 5750W.

Iceberg Count

No confirmed icebergs.
Warnings

No watches or warnings in effect.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 10:00 AM AST 10 December 2016 Today Tonight and Sunday At 10:00 a.m. AST today quasi-stationary low 956 mb located
northeast of Newfoundland.

At 8:00 p.m. AST tonight ridge located near the Great Lakes.
By 8:00 p.m. AST Sunday ridge located on a line northwest-southeast
over the Gulf of Maine.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 9:46 AM AST 10 December 2016 An intense low pressure system northeast of Newfoundland will remain
nearly stationary through the forecast period. Strong to gale force
northwesterlies will persist over the district today and Sunday.

Cold temperatures in the strong northwesterly flow over the Gulf of
St. Lawrence will give freezing spray today and Sunday.

Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for
Banquereau and Cabot Strait. Marine interests are also advised that
freezing spray warnings are in effect for Northumberland Strait,
Gulf-Magdalen, Chaleur-Miscou and Anticosti.

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