Issued 03:00 AM NDT 29 April 2017
Today Tonight and Sunday
Wind southwest 15 knots veering to west 20 this morning with gusts to 35 from Jackson's Arm to Hare Bay today and tonight. Wind becoming northwest 30 Sunday morning.
Showers and fog patches ending overnight.
Temperatures plus 3 falling to minus 2 Sunday morning.
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Ice ForecastsIssued 10:00 AM EDT 28 April 2017 Today Tonight and Saturday
Ice EdgeIce edge estimated from Newfoundland near 4745N 5245W to 4735N 5135W
to 5045N 5135W to 5155N 4935W to 5800N 5630W then northeastward. Sea
ice north and west of the ice edge.
Ice CoverageIce pressure warning in effect.
9 plus tenths of first-year ice including a trace of old ice. Strong
ice pressure today and Saturday.
Iceberg BulletinIssued 11:00 AM EDT 28 April 2017
Iceberg LimitIceberg limit at 0000 UTC 28 Apr estimated from Newfoundland near
4740N 5719W to 4400N 5700W to 4245N 5500W to 4230N 4900W to 4545N
4445W to 5000N 4600W to 5300N 4900W to 5600N 4900W then eastwards.
Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 28 Apr estimated from Newfoundland
near 4737N 5916W to Quebec near 5015N 6314W.
Iceberg Count51 to 100 icebergs.
Warnings (In effect)
Northeast CoastIssued 10:00 AM EDT 28 April 2017
Navigators in this marine area should be on the lookout for hazardous ice conditions and take necessary safety precautions. Please refer to the latest ice forecasts for further details and continue to monitor the situation through Canadian Coast Guard radio stations.
Technical Marine SynopsisIssued 3:00 AM NDT 29 April 2017 Today Tonight and Sunday At 3:00 a.m. NDT today intensifying trough located on a line
northwest-southeast over southeastern Labrador.
By 3:00 a.m. NDT Sunday low 985 mb located over northwestern
By 3:00 a.m. NDT Sunday intensifying trough located over Laurentian
At 3:00 a.m. NDT today departing ridge located east of Belle
Marine Weather StatementIssued 2:46 AM NDT 29 April 2017 A trough of low pressure currently lying over Southeastern Labrador
will move slowly northward today and then become nearly stationary
tonight and Sunday as a deepening low pressure system over the
Northwest Labrador Sea. A second trough will approach from the west
tonight and intensify as it moves eastward through the Southern Grand
Banks on Sunday. Strong to gale force northwesterlies will develop
over all waters in the wake of these two features.
Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for
East Coast, Belle Isle Bank, Funk Island Bank, and the Grand Banks.
Atlantic - Newfoundland Area
- Anticosti - eastern half
- Anticosti - western half
- Belle Isle Bank - eastern half
- Belle Isle Bank - western half
- Bras d'Or Lakes
- Cabot Strait - northern half
- Cabot Strait - southern half
- Chaleur - Miscou - eastern half
- Chaleur - Miscou - western half
- Eastern Shore - eastern half
- East Coast - Cape St. Francis and south
- East Coast - north of Cape St. Francis
- Funk Island Bank - eastern half
- Funk Island Bank - western half
- Gulf - Magdalen - northern half
- Gulf - Magdalen - southern half
- Gulf - Port au Port
- Lake Melville
- Laurentian Fan
- Mid Labrador Coast
- Northeast Coast
- Northeast Gulf
- Northern Grand Banks
- Northumberland Strait
- Sable - eastern half
- Southeastern Grand Banks
- Southwestern Grand Banks
- Southwest Coast
- South Coast
- South Labrador Coast - northern half
- South Labrador Coast - southern half
- South Labrador Sea - western half
- 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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