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Marine Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM AST 21 January 2017

Today Tonight and Sunday

Wind northwest 10 to 15 knots becoming light this evening then increasing to north 15 to 20 Sunday afternoon. Wind increasing to north 25 Sunday evening.

A few flurries beginning this afternoon.

Temperatures near zero.

Waves

Issued 05:00 AM AST 21 January 2017
Today Tonight and Sunday Seas 1 to 2 metres.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM AST 21 January 2017
Monday Wind north 25 knots diminishing to northerly 15 to 20 in the morning.
Tuesday Wind light increasing to east 25 knots.
Wednesday Wind southeast 35 knots diminishing to south 20 late in the day.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EST 21 January 2017 Today Tonight and Sunday 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 21 January 2017 Today Tonight and Sunday

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 21 January 2017

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 22 Jan estimated from Newfoundland near
5040N 5615W to 4945N 5100W to 4945N 4830W to 5200N 4830W to 5300N
4930W to 5700N 5300W then eastwards.

Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 22 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 21 January 2017 Today Tonight and Sunday At 10:00 a.m. AST today low 970 mb located over the southeastern
Grand Banks.
By 3:30 p.m. AST today low 968 mb located east of the Grand Banks.

At 10:00 a.m. AST today quasi-stationary ridge located over the
western Marine District.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 9:51 AM AST 21 January 2017 An intense low pressure system over the Southeastern Grand Banks will
continue to track northeast today. Strong to gale force
northwesterlies over eastern waters will diminish this afternoon as
the low moves away from Newfoundland.

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

Atlantic - Newfoundland Area

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