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Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 08:00 PM ADT 30 April 2017

Tonight and Monday

Strong wind warning in effect.

Wind northwest 25 to 30 knots diminishing to north 20 this evening and to north 15 after midnight. Wind diminishing to light Monday morning.

Showers beginning Monday evening.

Waves

Issued 05:00 PM ADT 30 April 2017
Tonight and Monday Seas 2 to 3 metres subsiding to 1 to 2 after midnight and to 1 or less Monday afternoon.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:30 PM ADT 30 April 2017
Tuesday Wind southeast 25 to 30 knots veering to southwest 30 in the afternoon.
Wednesday Wind southwest 25 knots.
Thursday Wind westerly 20 to 25 knots.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 30 April 2017 Today Tonight and Monday 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 30 April 2017 Today Tonight and Monday

Ice Edge

Ice edge estimated from New Brunswick near 4640N 6445W to 4820N
6350W to 4855N 6350W to 4925N 6510W to 5005N 6535W to 5000N 6300W to
Newfoundland near 4905N 5825W. Sea ice north and west of the ice
edge.

Ice Coverage

Ice free.

 

Iceberg Bulletin

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 30 April 2017

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 30 Apr estimated from Newfoundland near
4740N 5719W to 4400N 5630W to 4245N 5500W to 4215N 4900W to 4600N
4415W to 5000N 4545W to 5300N 4845W to 5600N 4900W then eastwards.

Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 30 Apr estimated from Quebec near
5015N 6314W to Newfoundland near 4737N 5916W.

Iceberg Count

No confirmed icebergs.
Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Strong wind warning in effect

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Issued 8:00 PM ADT 30 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 8:00 PM ADT 30 April 2017 Tonight and Monday At 8:00 p.m. ADT tonight ridge located on a line northwest-southeast
over the Gulf of Maine.
By 10:00 a.m. ADT Monday ridge located on a line north-south over
the central Marine District.

At 10:00 a.m. ADT Monday trough located near Cape Cod.
By 8:00 p.m. ADT Monday trough located on a line northwest-southeast
over the southwestern Marine District.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 7:55 PM ADT 30 April 2017 Strong to gale force northwesterly winds will continue to diminish
this evening as a ridge of high pressure builds in from the west.

Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for
Banquereau and Laurentian Fan.

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