Northern Grand Banks

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM NDT 26 May 2015

Today Tonight and Wednesday

Wind southwest 25 knots diminishing to southwest 15 this afternoon then increasing to southwest 25 Wednesday morning.

Fog banks forming overnight.

Waves

Issued 06:00 PM NDT 25 May 2015

Northern Grand Banks - northwestern half

Tonight and Tuesday Seas 2 to 3 metres subsiding to 1 to 2 Tuesday morning.

Northern Grand Banks - southeastern half

Tonight and Tuesday Seas 1 to 2 metres.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM NDT 26 May 2015
Thursday Wind southwest 25 knots.
Friday Wind southwest 25 knots diminishing to northeast 15.
Saturday Wind southwest 35 knots.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 25 May 2015 Today Tonight and Tuesday Bergy water.  

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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

Northern Grand Banks

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 25 May 2015 Today Tonight and Tuesday

Ice Edge

First ice edge estimated from Labrador near 5145N 5615W to
Newfoundland near 5130N 5610W. Sea ice east of the ice edge.

Second ice edge estimated from Newfoundland near 5025N 5620W to
5030N 5330W to 5440N 5210W to 5605N 5655W to 5800N 5830W then
northward. Sea ice west of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Bergy water.

Ice Forecasts

Flemish

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 25 May 2015 Today Tonight and Tuesday

Ice Edge

First ice edge estimated from Labrador near 5145N 5615W to
Newfoundland near 5130N 5610W. Sea ice east of the ice edge.

Second ice edge estimated from Newfoundland near 5025N 5620W to
5030N 5330W to 5440N 5210W to 5605N 5655W to 5800N 5830W then
northward. Sea ice west of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Forecasts available to mariners upon request.

 

Iceberg Bulletin

Northern Grand Banks

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 25 May 2015

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 25 May estimated from Newfoundland near
4652N 5555W to 4515N 5445W to 4115N 5130W to 4115N 4930W to 4530N
3900W to 4700N 3845W to 5300N 4445W to 6000N 5730W.

Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 25 May estimated from Quebec near
5017N 6044W to Newfoundland near 4903N 5821W.

Iceberg Count

More than 100 icebergs.

Iceberg Bulletin

Flemish

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 25 May 2015

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 25 May estimated from Newfoundland near
4652N 5555W to 4515N 5445W to 4115N 5130W to 4115N 4930W to 4530N
3900W to 4700N 3845W to 5300N 4445W to 6000N 5730W.

Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 25 May estimated from Quebec near
5017N 6044W to Newfoundland near 4903N 5821W.

Iceberg Count

Forecasts available to mariners upon request.
Warnings

No watches or warnings in effect.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 3:00 AM NDT 26 May 2015 Today Tonight and Wednesday At 3:00 a.m. NDT today quasi-stationary ridge located south of
the Grand Banks.

At 3:30 p.m. NDT today trough located near the Gulf of St. Lawrence.
By 10:00 a.m. NDT Wednesday trough located over Belle Isle Bank.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 2:39 AM NDT 26 May 2015 A trough of low pressure will move over the Gulf of St. Lawrence
today then continue eastward across Newfoundland tonight. Strong to
gale force southwesterlies are forecast to develop for most areas
south of the trough.

Marine interests are advised that a gale warning is in effect for
East Coast.

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