Issued 03:30 PM NDT 31 May 2016
Tonight and Wednesday
Gale warning in effect.
Wind variable 10 to 15 knots increasing to north 25 late overnight and to northwest 35 Wednesday afternoon except northwest 15 to 20 over western sections.
Periods of rain and fog banks ending Wednesday afternoon.
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Ice ForecastsIssued 10:00 AM EDT 31 May 2016 Today Tonight and Wednesday
Ice EdgeIce edge estimated from Labrador near 5330N 5600W to 5400N 5300W to
5510N 5300W to 5610N 5700W to 5800N 5830W then northward. Sea ice
west of the ice edge.
Iceberg BulletinIssued 11:00 AM EDT 31 May 2016
Iceberg LimitIceberg limit at 0000 UTC 31 May estimated from Newfoundland near
4656N 5402W to 4215N 5000W to 4215N 4800W to 4315N 4430W to 4545N
3700W to 4730N 3700W to 5300N 4715W to 5600N 4900W then eastwards.
Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 31 May estimated from Quebec near
5016N 6025W to Newfoundland near 4917N 5808W.
Iceberg Count51 to 100 icebergs.
Warnings (In effect)
Northeast CoastIssued 3:30 PM NDT 31 May 2016
'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 SynopsisIssued 3:30 PM NDT 31 May 2016 Tonight and Wednesday At 3:30 p.m. NDT today low 999 mb located over southeastern
By 3:30 p.m. NDT Wednesday low 1005 mb located over eastern Funk
At 3:30 p.m. NDT today trough from 999 mb low located on a line
northwest-southeast over Newfoundland.
By 3:30 p.m. NDT Wednesday trough from 1004 mb low located east
of the Grand Banks.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 3:16 PM NDT 31 May 2016 A low pressure system over Southeastern Labrador is forecast to track
eastward through the Strait of Belle Isle tonight and then
southeastward across the belle and funk island banks tomorrow. Strong
to gale force northwesterlies are expected to develop over northern
waters late tonight or Wednesday behind this feature.
Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for
Strait of Belle Isle - eastern half, East Coast - north of Cape St.
Francis, Northeast Coast, Belle Isle Bank, Funk Island Bank and
Northern Grand Banks.
Atlantic - Newfoundland Area
- Belle Isle Bank
- Bras d'Or Lakes
- Cabot Strait
- Chaleur - Miscou
- Eastern Shore - eastern half
- East Coast - Cape St. Francis and south
- East Coast - north of Cape St. Francis
- Funk Island Bank
- Gulf - Magdalen
- Gulf - Port au Port
- Lake Melville
- Laurentian Fan
- Mid Labrador Coast - Hopedale and south
- 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 - northwestern half
- South Labrador Sea - southeastern 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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