Gulf - Port au Port

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM NST 03 December 2016

Today Tonight and Sunday

Gale warning in effect.

Wind northeast 25 to 35 knots becoming northeast 25 this evening then backing to north 15 to 20 Sunday morning.

Showers or flurries changing to flurries late overnight. Visibility as low as 1 mile in flurries.

Temperatures minus 3 to plus 2.

Waves

Issued 06:00 AM NST 03 December 2016
Today Tonight and Sunday Seas 3 to 4 metres subsiding to 2 to 3 this afternoon and to 1 to 2 Sunday morning.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM NST 03 December 2016
Monday Wind northwest 15 knots.
Tuesday Wind northwest 15 knots increasing to northwest 25.
Wednesday Wind northwest 25 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 EST 2 December 2016

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 3 Dec estimated from the Labrador coast
near 5225N 5544W to 5230N 5200W to 5500N 5200W to 6000N 6000W to
6100N 5400W to 5700N 5000W then eastwards.

Iceberg Count

No confirmed icebergs.
Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Gale warning in effect

Gulf - Port au Port

Issued 10:00 AM NST 03 December 2016

'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 10:00 AM NST 3 December 2016 Today Tonight and Sunday At 10:00 a.m. NST today low 990 mb located south of the Avalon
Peninsula.
By 10:00 a.m. NST Sunday low 987 mb located over the southeastern
Grand Banks.

At 10:00 a.m. NST today trough from 990 mb low located on a line
east-west over the northern Grand Banks.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 9:40 AM NST 3 December 2016 A low pressure system just south of the Avalon Peninsula will
continue moving very slowly southeastward to lie over the Southern
Grand Banks by this evening. Strong to gale force northeasterly winds
the wake of this system will persist until this evening over western
waters and continue into Sunday over southern waters.

Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for
Northeast Gulf, Gulf-Port au Port, Southwest Coast, South Coast, East
Coast - Cape St. Francis and south, and the Southwestern Grand Banks.

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