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Marine Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM ADT 19 August 2017

Today Tonight and Sunday.

Strong wind warning in effect.

Wind light increasing to southeast 10 to 15 knots this afternoon and to southeast 15 to 20 late this evening. Wind veering to southerly 25 late overnight then diminishing to southwest 15 Sunday evening.

Periods of rain beginning this afternoon and ending Sunday evening with a risk of thunderstorms. Fog patches forming early Sunday morning and dissipating Sunday evening.

Waves

Issued 05:00 AM ADT 19 August 2017
Today Tonight and Sunday. Seas 1 to 2 metres subsiding to 1 or less early this morning then building to 1 to 2 near midnight. Seas building to 2 to 3 Sunday morning.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM ADT 19 August 2017
Monday Wind northwest 10 to 15 knots.
Tuesday Wind southwest 10 to 15 knots increasing to southwest 15 to 20 late in the day.
Wednesday Wind southwest 15 to 20 knots increasing to southwest 20 to 25.

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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 20 June 2017 Forecasts have ended for the season.
 

Iceberg Bulletin

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 19 August 2017

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 19 Aug estimated from Newfoundland near
4700N 5259W to 4700N 5100W to 5100N 4830W to 5200N 4845W to 5300N
4930W to 5700N 5400W then eastwards.

Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 19 Aug estimated from the Labrador
coast near 5128N 5650W to Newfoundland near 5120N 5638W.

Iceberg Count

No confirmed icebergs.
Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Strong wind warning in effect

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Issued 10:00 AM ADT 19 August 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 19 August 2017 Today Tonight and Sunday At 10:00 a.m. ADT today ridge located over the eastern Marine
District.
By 3:00 a.m. ADT Sunday ridge located over the Grand Banks.

At 10:00 a.m. ADT today trough located over New England.
By 3:00 a.m. ADT Sunday trough located on a line north-south
over Maine.

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