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Marine Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM NDT 31 May 2016

Today Tonight and Wednesday

Wind south 20 knots veering to southwest 15 to 20 this morning then to northwest 25 near midnight. Wind diminishing to northwest 15 to 20 Wednesday afternoon.

Periods of rain and fog patches ending Wednesday morning. Risk of thunderstorms early this morning.


Issued 06:00 AM NDT 31 May 2016
Today Tonight and Wednesday Seas 1 to 2 metres building to 2 to 3 Wednesday morning then subsiding to 1 to 2 Wednesday evening.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM NDT 31 May 2016
Thursday Wind north 20 knots diminishing to variable 10 to 15 late in the day.
Friday Wind variable 10 to 15 knots.
Saturday Wind variable 10 to 15 knots.

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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 25 May 2016 Forecasts have ended for the season.

Iceberg Bulletin

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 30 May 2016

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 30 May estimated from Newfoundland near
4656N 5402W to 4245N 4945W to 4245N 4815W to 4545N 3700W to 4730N
3700W to 5300N 4715W to 5600N 4900W then eastward.

Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 30 May estimated from Quebec near
5016N 6025W to Newfoundland near 4917N 5808W.

Iceberg Count

No confirmed icebergs except less than 10 icebergs east of iceberg

No watches or warnings in effect.


Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 3:00 AM NDT 31 May 2016 Today Tonight and Wednesday At 3:00 a.m. NDT today ridge located over the southeastern Grand
By 10:00 a.m. NDT today departing ridge located east of the Marine

At 3:00 a.m. NDT today low 996 mb located over western Labrador.
By 3:00 a.m. NDT Wednesday low 1002 mb located near Belle Isle Bank.

At 3:00 a.m. NDT today trough from 996 mb low located over the
Gulf of St. Lawrence.
By 3:00 a.m. NDT Wednesday trough from 1002 mb low located on a
line northwest-southeast over the northern Grand Banks.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 2:54 AM NDT 31 May 2016 A low pressure system over Western Labrador is forecast to track
eastward through the Strait of Belle Isle today and into the Belle
Isle Bank tonight. The low will then continue southeastward on
Wednesday. Strong to gale force northwesterlies are expected to
develop over northern waters late tonight or Wednesday behind this

Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for
Strait of Belle Isle - eastern half, East Coast - north of Cape St.
Francis, Northeast Coast, Belle Isle Bank, Funk Island Bank and
Northern Grand Banks.

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