Northeast Coast

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 08:00 PM NDT 26 May 2017

Tonight and Saturday.

Wind northeast 15 to 20 knots except southeast 15 over eastern sections late this evening. Wind becoming northeast 10 to 15 near noon Saturday.

Temperatures minus 2 to plus 3.

Waves

Issued 06:00 PM NDT 26 May 2017
Tonight and Saturday. Outside the ice edge seas 1 to 2 metres.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:30 PM NDT 26 May 2017
Sunday Wind variable 10 to 15 knots.
Monday Wind variable 10 to 15 knots.
Tuesday Wind south 15 knots.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 26 May 2017 Today Tonight and Saturday Special ice warning in effect. Bergy water except 9 plus tenths of first-year ice including a trace of old ice in the southwestern section and along parts of the shore. Difficult ice conditions in the pack ice. 

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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 26 May 2017 Today Tonight and Saturday

Ice Edge

Ice edge estimated from Newfoundland near 4745N 5245W to 4830N 5200W
to 5030N 5400W to 5200N 5200W to 5430N 5200W to 5500N 5500W to 5800N
5800W then northward. Sea ice west of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Special ice warning in effect.

Bergy water except 9 plus tenths of first-year ice including a trace
of old ice in the southwestern section and along parts of the shore.
Difficult ice conditions in the pack ice.

 

Iceberg Bulletin

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 26 May 2017

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 26 May estimated from Newfoundland near
4736N 5634W to 4445N 5545W to 4230N 5000W to 4230N 4729W to 4445N
4600W to 4730N 4600W to 5300N 4845W to 5600N 4900W then eastwards.

Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 26 May estimated from Quebec near
5018N 6259W to Anticosti Island near 4943N 6300W then from Anticosti
Island near 4907N 6207W to 4830N 6145W to Newfoundland near 4736N
5913W.

Iceberg Count

More than 100 icebergs.
Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Special ice warning in effect

Northeast Coast

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 26 May 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.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 8:00 PM NDT 26 May 2017 Tonight and Saturday At 8:00 p.m. NDT tonight quasi-stationary ridge located on a line
east-west over Funk Island Bank.

At 8:00 p.m. NDT tonight low 996 mb located southwest of Nova
Scotia.
By 3:30 p.m. NDT Saturday low 1002 mb located over the southern
Grand Banks.

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