Laurentian Fan

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM ADT 30 September 2016

Today Tonight and Saturday

Wind north 25 to 30 knots diminishing to northwest 20 this morning and to northwest 15 this evening. Wind diminishing to light Saturday afternoon.

Waves

Issued 05:00 PM ADT 29 September 2016

Laurentian Fan - northern half

Tonight and Friday Seas 2 to 3 metres building to 3 to 4 this evening then subsiding to 2 to 3 Friday morning.

Laurentian Fan - southern half

Tonight and Friday Seas 3 to 4 metres subsiding to 2 to 3 near noon Friday.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM ADT 30 September 2016
Sunday Wind light.
Monday Wind light increasing to northerly 20 knots late in the day.
Tuesday Wind northerly 20 to 25 knots diminishing to northerly 15 to 20.

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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 29 September 2016

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 30 Sep estimated from Newfoundland near
5000N 5529W to 5000N 5300W to 5500N 5200W to 5800N 5700W to 6100N
5700W to 5800N 5100W then eastwards.

Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 30 Sep estimated from Quebec near
5019N 5949W to Newfoundland near 4949N 5751W.

Iceberg Count

No confirmed icebergs.
Warnings

Warnings (Ended)

Gale warning ended

Laurentian Fan

Issued 03:00 AM ADT 30 September 2016
Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 3:00 AM ADT 30 September 2016 Today Tonight and Saturday At 3:00 a.m. ADT today departing low 1004 mb located east of the
Avalon Peninsula.

At 3:00 a.m. ADT today quasi-stationary ridge located over the
Maritimes.

At 9:00 p.m. ADT Saturday low 1019 mb located southwest of the
Marine District.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 7:32 PM ADT 29 September 2016 A low pressure system over the Southwestern Grand Banks will
intensify as it tracks northeastward this evening. Strong to gale
force northerly winds are forecast in the wake of this system.

Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for
Banquereau - southern half and Laurentian Fan.

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