Gulf - Port au Port
Issued 03:00 AM NST 06 December 2016
Today Tonight and Wednesday
Wind northwest 15 to 20 knots increasing to northwest 25 this afternoon then diminishing to northwest 15 Wednesday morning.
Flurries ending Wednesday afternoon. Visibility as low as 1 mile in flurries.
Freezing spray warning in effect.
Risk of freezing spray today. Freezing spray along the Quebec coast late this afternoon tonight and Wednesday morning.
Temperatures minus 7 to minus 2.
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Ice ForecastsIssued 10:00 AM EDT 25 May 2016 Forecasts have ended for the season.
Iceberg BulletinIssued 11:00 AM EST 5 December 2016
Iceberg LimitIceberg limit at 0000 UTC 6 Dec estimated from Newfoundland near
5110N 5544W to 5145N 5159W to 5500N 5159W to 6000N 5959W to 6100N
5359W to 5700N 4959W then eastwards.
Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 6 Dec estimated from Quebec near
5106N 5848W to 5027N 5832W to Newfoundland near 5028N 5724W.
Iceberg CountNo confirmed icebergs.
Warnings (In effect)
Gulf - Port au PortIssued 03:00 AM NST 06 December 2016
Moderate or severe freezing spray is occurring or expected to occur in this marine area. Please refer to the latest marine forecasts for further details and continue to monitor the situation through Canadian Coast Guard radio or Weatheradio stations.
Technical Marine SynopsisIssued 3:00 AM NST 6 December 2016 Today Tonight and Wednesday At 3:00 a.m. NST today low 962 mb located northeast of Belle
By 3:30 p.m. NST today quasi-stationary low 959 mb located northeast
of Belle Isle Bank.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 2:46 AM NST 6 December 2016 An intense low pressure system northeast of Belle Isle Bank will
continue its slow approach towards the district this morning. Gale to
storm force northwesterly winds are forecast to persist over northern
waters today through Wednesday. Winds are expected to slowly diminish
Marine interests are advised that a storm warning is in effect for
Belle Isle Bank. Gale warnings are in effect for Strait of Belle Isle
- eastern half and Funk Island Bank.
Marine interests are also advised that freezing spray warnings are in
effect for Strait of Belle Isle, Northeast Gulf, Gulf - Port au Port
and Northeast Coast.
Atlantic - Newfoundland Area
- Belle Isle Bank
- Bras d'Or Lakes
- Cabot Strait
- Chaleur - Miscou - eastern half
- Chaleur - Miscou - western half
- Eastern Shore
- East Coast - Cape St. Francis and south
- East Coast - north of Cape St. Francis
- Funk Island Bank
- Gulf - Magdalen - northeastern half
- Gulf - Magdalen - southwestern half
- Gulf - Port au Port
- Lake Melville
- Laurentian Fan
- Mid Labrador Coast - Hopedale and south
- Northeast Coast
- Northeast Gulf
- Northern Grand Banks
- Northumberland Strait
- Southeastern Grand Banks
- Southwestern Grand Banks
- Southwest Coast
- South Coast
- South Labrador Coast
- South Labrador Sea
- Strait of Belle Isle - eastern half
- Strait of Belle Isle - western half
- Arctic - Eastern Arctic
- Arctic - Western Arctic
- Atlantic - Labrador
- Atlantic - Maritimes
- Atlantic - Newfoundland
- Great Lakes - Lake Erie and Lake Ontario
- Great Lakes - Lake Huron
- Great Lakes - Lake Superior
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