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Marine Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM AST 22 January 2017

Today Tonight and Monday

Wind northerly 15 to 20 knots increasing to north 20 to 25 this evening then veering to northeast 15 to 20 early Monday morning.

Temperatures plus 3 falling to minus 3 Monday morning.

Waves

Issued 05:00 AM AST 22 January 2017
Today Tonight and Monday Seas 1 to 2 metres.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM AST 22 January 2017
Tuesday Wind east 15 knots increasing to east 25 in the afternoon.
Wednesday Wind southeast 45 knots diminishing to southwest 25.
Thursday Wind southwest 30 knots.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EST 22 January 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 EST 22 January 2017 Today Tonight and Monday

Ice Edge

Ice edge estimated from Nova Scotia near 4655N 6045W to 4610N 6150W
to 4750N 6055W to 4720N 6330W to 4905N 6340W to 4840N 6150W to 5015N
5800W to 4830N 5925W to Newfoundland near 4805N 5905W. Sea ice north
and west of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Ice free.

 

Iceberg Bulletin

Issued 11:00 AM EST 22 January 2017

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 23 Jan estimated from Newfoundland near
5040N 5615W to 4930N 5100W to 4945N 4830W to 5200N 4830W to 5300N
4930W to 5700N 5300W then eastwards.

Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 23 Jan estimated from Quebec near
5125N 5735W to Newfoundland near 5100N 5700W.

Iceberg Count

No confirmed icebergs.
Warnings

No watches or warnings in effect.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 10:00 AM AST 22 January 2017 Today Tonight and Monday At 10:00 a.m. AST today trough located from Newfoundland to East
Scotian Slope.
By 8:00 p.m. AST tonight departing trough located southeast of
Laurentian Fan.

At 8:00 p.m. AST tonight low 984 mb located over the southeastern
United States.
By 8:00 p.m. AST Monday approaching low 988 mb located south of
Long Island.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 9:42 AM AST 22 January 2017 A trough of low pressure over the central district will move to lie
southeast of the district this evening. Generally moderate
southwesterlies ahead of the trough increase to generally strong
northerlies behind it. Colder air over northernmost waters will bring
some freezing spray over Anticosti tonight before the northerlies
diminish somewhat early Monday morning.

A low pressure system developing over the Southeastern United States
this evening will move northeast to lie south of Long Island by
Monday evening. Strong easterlies ahead of this low will affect
southwestern waters later on Monday. The easterlies will likely reach
gale force over most southern waters beyond the current forecast
period on Tuesday.

Marine interests are advised that a freezing spray warning is in
effect for Anticosti.

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