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Marine Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM NDT 27 April 2017

Today Tonight and Friday

Wind southwest 15 to 20 knots increasing to northeast 30 early this morning except variable 20 over southern sections. Wind diminishing to variable 20 this evening then becoming south 20 Friday afternoon.

Rain changing to rain or freezing rain early this morning then to showers Friday afternoon. Fog patches.

Temperatures plus 3 falling to minus 2 to plus 2 this morning then rising to plus 4 Friday afternoon.

Waves

Issued 06:00 PM NDT 26 April 2017
Tonight and Thursday Outside the ice edge seas 2 to 3 metres subsiding to 1 to 2 Thursday afternoon.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM NDT 27 April 2017
Saturday Wind southwest 15 to 20 knots.
Sunday Wind northwest 25 knots.
Monday Wind northwest 15 to 20 knots.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 26 April 2017 Today Tonight and Thursday Bergy water except 2 tenths 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 26 April 2017 Today Tonight and Thursday

Ice Edge

Ice edge estimated from Nova Scotia near 4700N 6035W to 4740N 6125W
to 4920N 6500W to 4945N 6500W to 4855N 6225W to Newfoundland near
4905N 5825W. Sea ice north and south of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Bergy water except 2 tenths of first-year ice in the northern
section.

 

Iceberg Bulletin

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 26 April 2017

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 26 Apr estimated from Newfoundland near
4740N 5720W to 4400N 5700W to 4015N 5145W to 4030N 4645W to 4745N
4215W to 5115N 4400W to 5300N 4945W to 5600N 4900W then eastwards.

Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 26 Apr estimated from Quebec near
5021N 6239W to Anticosti Island near 4914N 6156W then from Anticosti
Island near 5910N 6225W to Newfoundland near 4737N 5914W.

Iceberg Count

10 to 25 icebergs.
Warnings

No watches or warnings in effect.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 3:00 AM NDT 27 April 2017 Today Tonight and Friday At 3:00 a.m. NDT today high located over the southeastern Grand
Banks.
By 10:00 a.m. NDT today quasi-stationary high located southeast
of the Grand Banks.

At 3:00 a.m. NDT today trough located on a line northeast-southwest
over northern Newfoundland.
By 3:00 a.m. NDT Friday trough located on a line east-west over
central Newfoundland.

At 3:00 a.m. NDT today ridge located on a line northwest-southeast
over Labrador.
By 3:00 a.m. NDT Friday ridge located on a line northwest-southeast
over Labrador Coast.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 2:58 AM NDT 27 April 2017 Marine interests are advised that all gale warnings have been ended.

Marine interests are also advised that freezing spray warnings are in
effect for Strait of Belle Isle, Northeast Coast, and Belle Isle
Bank.

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