Northeast Gulf

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM NDT 01 May 2017

Today Tonight and Tuesday

Wind northwest 20 knots diminishing to northwest 15 this morning then becoming variable 10 to 15 this afternoon. Wind becoming east 15 Tuesday afternoon then increasing to southeast 25 Tuesday evening with gusts to 35 along the Newfoundland coast.

Snow beginning near noon Tuesday changing to rain Tuesday evening. Visibility 1 mile or less in snow.

Temperatures minus 5 to zero rising to plus 1 Tuesday afternoon.

Waves

Issued 06:00 PM NDT 30 April 2017
Tonight and Monday Seas 1 to 2 metres subsiding to 1 or less Monday morning.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM NDT 01 May 2017
Wednesday Wind southeast 25 to 35 knots becoming southwest 25 in the morning.
Thursday Wind west 10 to 15 knots increasing to northwest 25.
Friday Wind northwest 15 to 20 knots.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 30 April 2017 Today Tonight and Monday Bergy water except 7 tenths of first-year ice over the northern section. 9 plus tenths of consolidated first-year ice along parts of the Quebec coast. 

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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 30 April 2017 Today Tonight and Monday

Ice Edge

Ice edge estimated from New Brunswick near 4640N 6445W to 4820N
6350W to 4855N 6350W to 4925N 6510W to 5005N 6535W to 5000N 6300W to
Newfoundland near 4905N 5825W. Sea ice north and west of the ice
edge.

Ice Coverage

Bergy water except 7 tenths of first-year ice over the northern
section. 9 plus tenths of consolidated first-year ice along parts of
the Quebec coast.

 

Iceberg Bulletin

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 30 April 2017

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 30 Apr estimated from Newfoundland near
4740N 5719W to 4400N 5630W to 4245N 5500W to 4215N 4900W to 4600N
4415W to 5000N 4545W to 5300N 4845W to 5600N 4900W then eastwards.

Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 30 Apr estimated from Quebec near
5015N 6314W to Newfoundland near 4737N 5916W.

Iceberg Count

10 to 25 icebergs.
Warnings

No watches or warnings in effect.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 3:00 AM NDT 1 May 2017 Today Tonight and Tuesday At 3:00 a.m. NDT today trough located east of Belle Isle Bank.
By 3:00 a.m. NDT Tuesday trough located east of the Grand Banks.

At 3:00 a.m. NDT today ridge located over the Maritimes.
By 3:00 a.m. NDT Tuesday ridge located on a line north-south
over Newfoundland.

By 3:00 a.m. NDT Tuesday approaching low 988 mb located south of
James Bay.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 2:46 AM NDT 1 May 2017 A trough of low pressure east of the district will slowly move
southwards today and tonight. Meanwhile, a ridge of high pressure
will move to lie over Newfoundland early Tuesday morning. Strong to
gale force northwesterlies will persist over eastern waters between
these two features into Tuesday.

Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for
East Coast - north of Cape St. Francis, Belle Isle Bank, Funk Island
Bank, Northern Grand Banks, and Southeastern Grand Banks.

Marine interests are also advised that freezing spray warnings are in
effect for the Strait of Belle Isle, East Coast - north of Cape St.
Francis, Northeast Coast, Belle Isle Bank, and Funk Island Bank.

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