Northern Grand Banks

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM NDT 07 July 2015

Today Tonight and Wednesday

Gale warning in effect.

Wind north 25 to 35 knots diminishing to north 20 this morning and to light this evening. Wind becoming southwest 15 Wednesday afternoon.

Showers ending this morning.

Waves

Issued 06:00 PM NDT 06 July 2015

Northern Grand Banks - northern half

Tonight and Tuesday Seas 2 to 3 metres.

Northern Grand Banks - southern half

Tonight and Tuesday Seas 3 to 5 metres subsiding to 2 to 3 Tuesday morning.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM NDT 07 July 2015
Thursday Wind south 25 knots.
Friday Wind east 15 to 20 knots.
Saturday Wind northeast 15 knots.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 6 July 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 Eskasoni (First Nations) Îles de la Madeleine Airport
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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Northern Grand Banks

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 6 July 2015 Today Tonight and Tuesday

Ice Edge

Ice edge estimated from Labrador 5705N 6125W to 5720N 5840W to 5800N
5800W then northward. Sea ice north of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Bergy water.

Ice Forecasts

Flemish

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 6 July 2015 Today Tonight and Tuesday

Ice Edge

Ice edge estimated from Labrador 5705N 6125W to 5720N 5840W to 5800N
5800W then northward. Sea ice north of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Forecasts available to mariners upon request.

 

Iceberg Bulletin

Northern Grand Banks

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 6 July 2015

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 6 Jul estimated from Newfoundland near
4650N 5404W to 4600N 5400W to 4130N 5000W to 4130N 4845W to 4645N
4330W to 4900N 4330W to 5530N 4730W to 6000N 5700W.

Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 6 Jul estimated from Quebec near
5027N 5938W to Newfoundland near 4947N 5752W.

Iceberg Count

More than 100 icebergs.

Iceberg Bulletin

Flemish

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 6 July 2015

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 6 Jul estimated from Newfoundland near
4650N 5404W to 4600N 5400W to 4130N 5000W to 4130N 4845W to 4645N
4330W to 4900N 4330W to 5530N 4730W to 6000N 5700W.

Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 6 Jul estimated from Quebec near
5027N 5938W to Newfoundland near 4947N 5752W.

Iceberg Count

Forecasts available to mariners upon request.
Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Gale warning in effect

Northern Grand Banks

Issued 03:00 AM NDT 07 July 2015

'Gale' force winds of 34 to 47 knots are occurring or expected to occur in this marine area. Watch for updated statements. Please refer to the latest marine forecasts for further details and continue to monitor the situation through Canadian Coast Guard radio or Weatheradio stations.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 3:00 AM NDT 7 July 2015 Today Tonight and Wednesday At 3:00 a.m. NDT today departing low 998 mb located east of the
Grand Banks.

At 3:00 a.m. NDT today ridge located over western Newfoundland.
By 3:00 a.m. NDT Wednesday ridge located over the Grand Banks.

At 3:00 a.m. NDT Wednesday approaching trough located over the
St. Lawrence River.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 3:09 AM NDT 7 July 2015 Strong to gale force northerlies over the Grand Banks will diminish
this morning as a low pressure system east of the district moves
further out to sea.

Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for the
Northern Grand Banks and Southeastern Grand Banks.

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