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Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM NDT 20 September 2017

Today Tonight and Thursday.

Wind southwest 15 knots becoming variable 10 to 15 this afternoon then increasing to northwest 25 near midnight. Wind diminishing to northwest 15 near noon Thursday.

Showers and fog patches ending near midnight.

Waves

Issued 06:00 AM NDT 20 September 2017
Today Tonight and Thursday. Seas 1 to 2 metres.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM NDT 20 September 2017
Friday Wind variable 10 to 15 knots increasing to west 15 to 20 in the morning.
Saturday Wind southwest 25 to 35 knots.
Sunday Wind north 20 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 20 June 2017 Forecasts have ended for the season.
 

Iceberg Bulletin

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 20 September 2017

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 21 Sep estimated from Newfoundland near
4915N 5340W to 4645N 4900W to 4630N 4530W to 5000N 4700W to 5300N
4930W to 5700N 5300W then eastwards.

Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 21 Sep estimated from the Labrador
coast near 5150N 5615W to Newfoundland near 5130N 5615W.

Iceberg Count

No confirmed icebergs.
Warnings

No watches or warnings in effect.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 10:00 AM NDT 20 September 2017 Today Tonight and Thursday At 10:00 a.m. NDT today trough located on a line northeast-southwest
over Belle Isle Bank.
By 10:00 a.m. NDT Thursday trough located on a line
northeast-southwest over the northern Grand Banks.

At 10:00 a.m. NDT today Tropical Storm Jose 974 mb located at
38.3N 70.4W.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 10:12 AM NDT 20 September 2017 A trough of low pressure over Belle Isle Bank will move to lie over
the Northern Grand Banks Thursday morning. Strong southwesterlies
ahead of the trough will become strong to gale force northwesterlies
over eastern waters on Thursday in its wake.

Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for
Funk Island Bank and the Northern Grand Banks.

As of 9:00 AM NDT tropical storm Jose is estimated to be at 38.3
north 70.4 west with a central pressure of 974 MB, maximum wind speed
of 60 knots, and is moving to the northeast at 8 knots. Jose is
forecast to become nearly stationary on Thursday and remain offshore
of the Eastern Seaboard through Sunday. Jose is not expected to have
any impact on Newfoundland waters during this timeframe.

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