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Marine Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM ADT 27 March 2017

Today Tonight and Tuesday

Wind light becoming northeast 15 knots Tuesday morning.

Temperatures near minus 3.

Waves

Issued 05:00 AM ADT 27 March 2017
Today Tonight and Tuesday Seas 1 to 2 metres subsiding to 1 or less this evening.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM ADT 27 March 2017
Wednesday Wind northeast 20 knots increasing to north 30 late in the day.
Thursday Wind north 30 knots increasing to north 35 to 45.
Friday Wind north 35 to 45 knots diminishing to north 30 late in the day.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 27 March 2017 Today Tonight and Tuesday Open water except 3 tenths of grey-white ice including 1 tenth of first-year ice in the northern section. 

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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 27 March 2017 Today Tonight and Tuesday

Ice Edge

Ice edge estimated from Nova Scotia near 4540N 6015W to 4505N 6020W
to 4505N 5915W to 4555N 5820W to Newfoundland near 4735N 5900W. Sea
ice northwest of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Open water except 3 tenths of grey-white ice including 1 tenth of
first-year ice in the northern section.

 

Iceberg Bulletin

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 26 March 2017

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 26 Mar estimated from Newfoundland near
4645N 5315W to 4630N 4345W to 4715N 4150W to 5015N 4144W to 5145N
4545W to 5300N 4959W.

Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 26 Mar estimated from Newfoundland
near 4907N 5824W to Quebec near 5015N 6018W.

Iceberg Count

No confirmed icebergs.
Warnings

No watches or warnings in effect.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 10:00 AM ADT 27 March 2017 Today Tonight and Tuesday At 10:00 a.m. ADT today ridge located from Quebec to West Scotian
Slope.
By 3:30 p.m. ADT Tuesday weakening ridge located from Labrador
to Banquereau.

At 8:00 p.m. ADT tonight low 1015 mb located over the Gulf of Maine.
By 3:30 p.m. ADT Tuesday low 1015 mb located over East Scotian
Slope.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 9:51 AM ADT 27 March 2017 A cold northwesterly flow will give freezing spray to eastern waters
today.

Marine interests are advised that freezing spray warnings are in
effect for Banquereau and Cabot Strait.

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