Northern Grand Banks

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 03:30 PM NDT 19 September 2017

Tonight and Wednesday.

Wind southwest 10 to 15 knots increasing to southwest 20 to 25 near midnight. Wind southwest 20 to 25 Wednesday.

Waves

Issued 06:00 AM NDT 19 September 2017
Today Tonight and Wednesday. Seas 2 metres.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:30 PM NDT 19 September 2017
Thursday Wind southwest 25 knots veering to northwest 25 in the afternoon.
Friday Wind northwest 15 knots.
Saturday Wind southwest 15 knots.

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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

Northern Grand Banks

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 15 July 2017 Forecasts have ended for the season.

Ice Forecasts

Flemish

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 15 July 2017 Forecasts have ended for the season.
 

Iceberg Bulletin

Northern Grand Banks

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 19 September 2017

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 20 Sep estimated from Newfoundland near
4915N 5340W to 4645N 4900W to 4645N 4545W to 5000N 4700W to 5300N
4930W to 5700N 5300W then eastwards.

Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 20 Sep estimated from the Labrador
coast near 5150N 5615W to Newfoundland near 5130N 5615W.

Iceberg Count

No confirmed icebergs except less than 10 icebergs northeast of the
iceberg limit.

Iceberg Bulletin

Flemish

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 19 September 2017

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 20 Sep estimated from Newfoundland near
4915N 5340W to 4645N 4900W to 4645N 4545W to 5000N 4700W to 5300N
4930W to 5700N 5300W then eastwards.

Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 20 Sep estimated from the Labrador
coast near 5150N 5615W to Newfoundland near 5130N 5615W.

Iceberg Count

Forecasts available to mariners upon request.
Warnings

No watches or warnings in effect.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 3:30 PM NDT 19 September 2017 Tonight and Wednesday At 3:30 p.m. NDT today high 1033 mb located over the southeastern
Grand Banks.
By 3:00 a.m. NDT Wednesday departing high 1033 mb located east of
the Marine District.

At 3:30 p.m. NDT today trough located over Labrador.
By 3:30 p.m. NDT Wednesday trough located on a line
northeast-southwest over the Great Northern Peninsula.

At 3:30 p.m. NDT today Hurricane Jose 972 mb located at 36.8N 71.5W.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 3:23 PM NDT 19 September 2017 As of 3:30 PM NDT hurricane Jose is estimated to be at 36.8
North 71.5 west with a central pressure of 973 MB, maximum wind speed
of 65 knots, and is moving to the north at 5 knots. Jose is expected
to weaken to a tropical storm as it moves northwards towards Cape
Cod. Jose is then forecast to become nearly stationary on Thursday
and remain offshore of the Eastern Seaboard through Saturday. Jose is
not expected to have any impact on Newfoundland waters during this
timeframe.

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