Northern Grand Banks

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 03:30 PM NDT 26 May 2016

Tonight and Friday

Wind southwest 10 to 15 knots increasing to north 15 to 20 this evening and to north 20 to 25 late overnight. Wind diminishing to northeast 15 Friday afternoon.

Showers and drizzle and fog ending Friday morning.

Waves

Issued 06:00 PM NDT 26 May 2016
Tonight and Friday Seas 1 to 2 metres building to 2 to 3 Friday morning.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:30 PM NDT 26 May 2016
Saturday Wind light becoming southeast 15 knots in the afternoon.
Sunday Wind north 20 knots increasing to north 25 to 35.
Monday Wind north 25 knots diminishing to variable 10 to 15.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 26 May 2016 Today Tonight and Friday 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 Eskasoni (First Nations) Îles de la Madeleine Airport
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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Northern Grand Banks

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 26 May 2016 Today Tonight and Friday

Ice Edge

First ice edge estimated from Newfoundland near 5135N 5600W to
Labrador near 5155N 5600W. Sea ice east of the ice edge.

Second ice edge estimated from Newfoundland near 5040N 5605W to
5040N 5330W to 5200N 5300W to 5220N 5400W to 5400N 5300W to 5500N
5300W to 5600N 5600W to 5800N 5830W then northward. Sea ice west of
the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Bergy water.

Ice Forecasts

Flemish

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 26 May 2016 Today Tonight and Friday

Ice Edge

First ice edge estimated from Newfoundland near 5135N 5600W to
Labrador near 5155N 5600W. Sea ice east of the ice edge.

Second ice edge estimated from Newfoundland near 5040N 5605W to
5040N 5330W to 5200N 5300W to 5220N 5400W to 5400N 5300W to 5500N
5300W to 5600N 5600W 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 26 May 2016

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 26 May estimated from Newfoundland near
4643N 5309W to 4330N 4945W to 4330N 4815W to 4400N 4500W to 4615N
3800W to 4730N 3800W to 5145N 4330W to 5300N 4715W to 5600N 4900W
then eastwards.

Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 26 May estimated from Quebec near
5034N 5934W to Newfoundland near 4941N 5749W.

Iceberg Count

More than 100 icebergs.

Iceberg Bulletin

Flemish

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 26 May 2016

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 26 May estimated from Newfoundland near
4643N 5309W to 4330N 4945W to 4330N 4815W to 4400N 4500W to 4615N
3800W to 4730N 3800W to 5145N 4330W to 5300N 4715W to 5600N 4900W
then eastwards.

Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 26 May estimated from Quebec near
5034N 5934W to Newfoundland near 4941N 5749W.

Iceberg Count

Forecasts available to mariners upon request.
Warnings

No watches or warnings in effect.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 3:30 PM NDT 26 May 2016 Tonight and Friday At 3:30 p.m. NDT today trough located on a line northeast-southwest
over southern Newfoundland.
By 10:00 a.m. NDT Friday trough located southeast of the Grand
Banks.

At 3:30 p.m. NDT today ridge located over northern Quebec.
By 10:00 a.m. NDT Friday ridge located on a line northeast-southwest
over western Newfoundland.

At 8:00 p.m. NDT Friday approaching low located over southern
Quebec.

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