Gulf - Port au Port

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 03:30 PM NDT 19 October 2017

Tonight and Friday.

Gale warning in effect.

Wind southwest 20 knots increasing to southwest 35 this evening and locally gusts to 45 along the coast overnight. Wind diminishing to west 25 near noon Friday.

Showers beginning late overnight.

Waves

Issued 06:00 AM NDT 19 October 2017
Today Tonight and Friday. Seas 1 metre building to 3 to 4 this evening then subsiding to 2 to 3 near noon Friday.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:30 PM NDT 19 October 2017
Saturday Wind northwest 25 to 35 knots.
Sunday Wind northwest 20 knots.
Monday Wind west 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 19 October 2017

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 20 Oct estimated from the Labrador coast
near 5332N 5558W to 5330N 5200W to 5500N 5200W to 5800N 5700W to
6000N 5400W to 5800N 5100W then eastwards.

Iceberg Count

No confirmed icebergs.
Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Gale warning in effect

Gulf - Port au Port

Issued 3:30 PM NDT 19 October 2017

'Gale' force winds of 34 to 47 knots are occurring or expected to occur in this marine area. Watch for updated statements. Please refer to the latest marine forecasts for further details and continue to monitor the situation through Canadian Coast Guard radio or Weatheradio stations.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 3:30 PM NDT 19 October 2017 Tonight and Friday At 3:30 p.m. NDT today trough located over southern Quebec.
By 3:30 p.m. NDT Friday trough located over the East Coast of
Newfoundland.

At 3:30 p.m. NDT today ridge located on a line north-south over
Belle Isle Bank.
By 3:00 a.m. NDT Friday ridge located east of the Marine District.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 3:27 PM NDT 19 October 2017 A trough of low pressure will track across the marine district from
west to east tonight and Friday. Strong to gale force southwesterlies
are expected ahead of the trough.

Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for
Strait of Belle Isle, Gulf waters and Funk Island Bank.

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