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Marine Forecast

Issued 08:00 PM ADT 28 March 2017

Tonight and Wednesday

Wind easterly 15 knots increasing to northeast 25 Wednesday evening.

Snow beginning Wednesday morning. Visibility 1 mile or less in snow.

Temperatures near zero.

Waves

Issued 05:00 PM ADT 28 March 2017
Tonight and Wednesday Over open water seas 1 metre or less building to 1 to 2 this evening.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:30 PM ADT 28 March 2017
Thursday Wind north 35 to 45 knots.
Friday Wind north 35 to 45 knots diminishing to north 30 late in the day.
Saturday Wind north 20 knots.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 28 March 2017 Today Tonight and Wednesday 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 28 March 2017 Today Tonight and Wednesday

Ice Edge

Ice edge estimated from Nova Scotia near 4540N 6015W to 4505N 6020W
to 4500N 5905W 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 28 March 2017

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 28 Mar estimated from Newfoundland near
4715N 5259W to 4630N 4700W to 4715N 4400W to 5000N 4400W to 5145N
4545W to 5300N 5000W to 5600N 5200W then eastwards.

Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 28 Mar estimated from Newfoundland
near 4856N 5830W to Quebec near 5012N 6039W.

Iceberg Count

No confirmed icebergs.
Warnings

No watches or warnings in effect.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 8:00 PM ADT 28 March 2017 Tonight and Wednesday At 8:00 p.m. ADT tonight low 1010 mb located over East Scotian
Slope.
By 10:00 a.m. ADT Wednesday weakening low 1015 mb located south
of the Marine District.

At 10:00 a.m. ADT Wednesday low 1010 mb located near Georges Bank.
By 8:00 p.m. ADT Wednesday low 999 mb located over East Scotian
Slope.

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