Northeast Coast

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 08:00 PM NDT 29 May 2017

Tonight and Tuesday.

Wind light tonight and Tuesday.

Temperatures minus 1 to plus 4.

Waves

Issued 06:00 PM NDT 29 May 2017
Tonight and Tuesday. Outside the ice edge seas 1 to 2 metres.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:30 PM NDT 29 May 2017
Wednesday Wind southwest 15 knots.
Thursday Wind southwest 15 knots backing to south 15 to 20.
Friday Wind southeast 15 to 20 knots diminishing to variable 10 to 15.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:19 AM EDT 29 May 2017 Today Tonight and Tuesday Special ice warning in effect. Ice pressure warning in effect. 1 tenth of first-year ice including a trace of old ice except 9 plus tenths of first-year ice including a trace of old ice in the southwestern section. Difficult ice conditions in the pack ice. Unusual presence of sea ice in the southeastern section near the coast. Strong ice pressure 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 10:19 AM EDT 29 May 2017 Today Tonight and Tuesday

Ice Edge

Ice edge estimated from Newfoundland near 4730N 5240W to 4845N 5150W
to 5055N 5415W to 5235N 5215W to 5400N 5225W to 5630N 5700W to 5800N
5800W then northward. Sea ice west of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Special ice warning in effect.
Ice pressure warning in effect.

1 tenth of first-year ice including a trace of old ice except 9 plus
tenths of first-year ice including a trace of old ice in the
southwestern section. Difficult ice conditions in the pack ice.
Unusual presence of sea ice in the southeastern section near the
coast. Strong ice pressure in the pack ice.

 

Iceberg Bulletin

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 29 May 2017

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 29 May estimated from Newfoundland near
4746N 5637W to 4445N 5615W to 4200N 4930W to 4200N 4800W to 4600N
4300W to 4630N 4300W to 5300N 4830W to 5600N 4900W then eastwards.

Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 29 May estimated from Quebec near
5013N 6159W to Anticosti Island near 4920N 6211W 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 10:37 AM EDT 29 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.

Ice pressure warning in effect

Northeast Coast

Issued 10:37 AM EDT 29 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 29 May 2017 Tonight and Tuesday At 8:00 p.m. NDT tonight deepening low 999 mb located east of the
Grand Banks.
By 3:30 p.m. NDT Tuesday departing low 983 mb located east of the
Marine District.

At 8:00 p.m. NDT tonight high located over the Gulf of St. Lawrence.
By 3:30 p.m. NDT Tuesday quasi-stationary high located south
of Newfoundland.

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