Northeast Coast


Marine Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM NST 26 November 2015

Today Tonight and Friday

Gale warning in effect.

Wind southwest 15 to 20 knots and locally gusts to 25 along the coast. Wind becoming southwest 25 this afternoon then increasing to southwest 35 this evening. Wind diminishing to southwest 25 Friday morning.

A few showers beginning after midnight changing to rain Friday morning.

Temperatures minus 2 to plus 1 rising to plus 3 this afternoon.


Issued 06:00 AM NST 26 November 2015
Today Tonight and Friday Seas 2 to 3 metres building to 3 to 4 this evening then subsiding to 2 to 3 Friday morning. Seas subsiding to 1 to 2 Friday evening.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM NST 26 November 2015
Saturday Wind north 25 to 35 knots diminishing to northwest 15 to 20 in the afternoon.
Sunday Wind west 15 to 20 knots.
Monday Wind northwest 25 knots.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EST 25 November 2015 Today Tonight and Thursday Bergy water. 

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 10:00 AM EST 25 November 2015 Today Tonight and Thursday

Ice Edge

First ice edge estimated from Labrador near 5345N 5700W to Labrador
near 5430N 5725W. Sea ice west of the ice edge.

Second ice edge estimated from Labrador near 5505N 5920W to 5600N
6035W to 5750N 6140W to Labrador near 6015N 6420W. Sea ice west of
the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Bergy water.


Iceberg Bulletin

Issued 11:00 AM EST 25 November 2015

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 26 Nov estimated from the Labrador coast
near 5230N 5545W to 5230N 5430W to 5500N 5430W to 6000N 6000W.

Iceberg Count

No confirmed icebergs.

Warnings (In effect)

Gale warning in effect

Northeast Coast

Issued 10:00 AM NST 26 November 2015

'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.


Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 10:00 AM NST 26 November 2015 Today Tonight and Friday At 10:00 a.m. NST today intensifying low 1003 mb located over
northern Quebec.
By 3:00 a.m. NST Friday low 988 mb located over eastern Labrador

At 10:00 a.m. NST today high 1051 mb located over Banquereau.
By 3:00 a.m. NST Friday high 1047 mb located over the southeastern
Grand Banks.

At 10:00 a.m. NST Friday approaching trough located on a line
northeast-southwest over eastern Quebec.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 9:54 AM NST 26 November 2015 An intensifying low pressure system over Northern Quebec will track
northeastward across the Northern Labrador Sea tonight. On Friday,
an elongated trough of low pressure extending from Eastern Quebec to
the Southern United States will slowly approach Gulf waters.
Meanwhile, a very strong area of high pressure will build over the
Grand Banks. Strong to gale force southwesterly winds will develop
today between these features and will persist through Friday.
Storm force southwesterlies can be expected tonight over the Strait
of Belle Isle.

Marine interests are advised that a storm warning is in effect for
the Strait of Belle Isle. Gale warnings are in effect for Northeast
Gulf, Gulf - Port au Port, East Coast - north of Cape St. Francis,
Northeast Coast, Belle Isle Bank, and Funk Island Bank.

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