Issued 10:00 AM NST 21 February 2017
Today Tonight and Wednesday
Wind light increasing to southwest 15 knots late overnight and to southwest 25 Wednesday morning. Wind diminishing to southwest 15 Wednesday evening.
Flurries ending this afternoon.
Temperatures minus 8 to minus 2 rising to minus 1 Wednesday morning.
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Ice ForecastsIssued 10:00 AM EST 20 February 2017 Today Tonight and Tuesday
Ice EdgeFirst ice edge estimated from Nova Scotia near 4610N 5955W to 4705N
6000W to 4825N 6120W to 5000N 5815W to 4835N 5925W to Newfoundland
near 4755N 5925W. Sea ice west and southeast of the ice edge.
Second ice edge estimated from New Brunswick near 4530N 6515W to
Nova Scotia near 4505N 6500W. Sea ice east of the ice edge.
Open water except 8 tenths of grey-white ice in the northwestern
Iceberg BulletinIssued 11:00 AM EST 20 February 2017
Iceberg LimitIceberg limit at 0000 UTC 20 Feb estimated from Newfoundland near
4721N 5248W to 4530N 4715W to 4545N 4500W to 5045N 4630W to 5300N
4915W to 5700N 5400W then eastwards.
Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 20 Feb estimated from Quebec near
5121N 5826W to Newfoundland near 5025N 5723W.
Iceberg CountNo confirmed icebergs except less than 10 icebergs east of the
western iceberg limit.
Northeast GulfIssued 10:00 AM NST 21 February 2017
Technical Marine SynopsisIssued 10:00 AM NST 21 February 2017 Today Tonight and Wednesday At 10:00 a.m. NST today low 1006 mb located over the southeastern
By 3:30 p.m. NST today dissipating low 1008 mb located south of
the Grand Banks.
At 10:00 a.m. NST today ridge located over Labrador.
By 10:00 a.m. NST Wednesday ridge located over Newfoundland.
By 3:00 a.m. NST Wednesday approaching low 996 mb located south
of the Grand Banks.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 9:44 AM NST 21 February 2017 An intensifying low pressure system will approach the Grand Banks
from the south on Wednesday. Winds will increase to strong to gale
force northerlies over southern waters on Wednesday ahead of this
Marine interests are advised that a gale warning is in effect for the
Southwestern Grand Banks.
Marine interests are also advised that freezing spray warnings are in
effect for Strait of Belle Isle and Belle Isle Bank.
Atlantic - Newfoundland Area
- Banquereau - northwestern half
- Banquereau - southeastern half
- Belle Isle Bank - northeastern half
- Belle Isle Bank - southwestern half
- Bras d'Or Lakes
- Cabot Strait
- Chaleur - Miscou
- Eastern Shore
- East Coast - Cape St. Francis and south
- East Coast - north of Cape St. Francis
- Funk Island Bank - eastern half
- Funk Island Bank - western half
- Gulf - Magdalen - eastern half
- Gulf - Magdalen - western half
- Gulf - Port au Port
- Lake Melville
- Laurentian Fan - northwestern half
- Laurentian Fan - southeastern half
- Mid Labrador Coast
- Northeast Coast
- Northeast Gulf
- Northern Grand Banks
- Northumberland Strait - eastern half
- Northumberland Strait - western half
- Southeastern Grand Banks
- Southwestern Grand Banks
- Southwest Coast
- South Coast
- South Labrador Coast
- South Labrador Sea - western half
- Strait of Belle Isle
- 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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