Northeast Coast - Cape St. John and south

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 08:00 PM NDT 26 March 2015

Tonight and Friday

Wind south 30 knots diminishing to southwest 15 to 20 near midnight and to light Friday afternoon.

A few flurries. Visibility 1 mile or less in flurries.

Temperatures near minus 1.

Waves

Issued 06:00 PM NDT 26 March 2015
Tonight and Friday Mainly ice covered.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:30 PM NDT 26 March 2015
Saturday Wind north 15 knots.
Sunday Wind northwest 15 to 20 knots.
Monday Wind southwest 10 to 15 knots.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 26 March 2015 Today Tonight and Friday 2 tenths of first-year ice except 9 plus tenths of first-year ice in the northern section. 

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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 Îles de la Madeleine Airport
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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 26 March 2015 Today Tonight and Friday

Ice Edge

Ice edge estimated from Avalon Peninsula near 4750N 5245W to 4650N
4510W to 4900N 4500W to 4930N 4730W to 5500N 5230W to 5600N 5630W to
5800N 5800W then northward. Sea ice north and west of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

2 tenths of first-year ice except 9 plus tenths of first-year ice in
the northern section.

 

Iceberg Bulletin

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 26 March 2015

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 26 Mar estimated from Newfoundland near
4636N 5335W to 4445N 4800W to 4445N 4700W to 4715N 4230W to 5000N
4300W to 6000N 5800W.

Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 26 Mar estimated from Quebec near
5118N 5759W to Newfoundland near 5042N 5724W.

Iceberg Count

10 to 25 icebergs.
Warnings

No watches or warnings in effect.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 8:00 PM NDT 26 March 2015 Tonight and Friday At 8:00 p.m. NDT tonight departing ridge located southeast of the
Grand Banks.

At 8:00 p.m. NDT tonight low 996 mb located over central Labrador.
By 4:00 p.m. NDT Friday departing low 990 mb located northeast of
Belle Isle Bank.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 7:59 PM NDT 26 March 2015 A ridge of high pressure southeast of the marine district will remain
quasi-stationary through the forecast period. Meanwhile, a low
pressure system over Central Labrador will continue to track eastward
to lie northeast of the Belle Isle Bank by Friday afternoon.
Strong to gale force south to southwesterlies will spread eastward
across southern waters tonight between these features. Winds will
ease tomorrow over western and northern waters while strong to gale
force southwesterlies will continue over the Grand Banks and adjacent
waters.

Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for
South Coast, East Coast - Cape St. Francis and south and the Grand
Banks.

Marine interests are also advised that freezing spray warnings are in
effect for Strait of Belle Isle, Belle Isle Bank and Funk Island
Bank.

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