Northern Grand Banks

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM NDT 21 October 2017

Today Tonight and Sunday.

Gale warning in effect.

Wind west 30 knots increasing to northwest 35 this afternoon and to northwest 35 to 45 Sunday afternoon.

Showers.

Waves

Issued 06:00 AM NDT 21 October 2017
Today Tonight and Sunday. Seas 2 to 3 metres building to 3 to 4 this morning and to 5 to 7 this evening. Seas building to 7 to 9 Sunday evening.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM NDT 21 October 2017
Monday Wind northwest 25 to 35 knots diminishing to northwest 20 in the afternoon.
Tuesday Wind west 15 knots.
Wednesday Wind variable 10 to 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 21 October 2017

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 22 Oct estimated from the Labrador coast
near 5332N 5558W to 5315N 5130W to 5500N 5200W to 5800N 5700W to
6000N 5400W to 5800N 5100W then eastwards.

Iceberg Count

No confirmed icebergs.

Iceberg Bulletin

Flemish

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 21 October 2017

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 22 Oct estimated from the Labrador coast
near 5332N 5558W to 5315N 5130W to 5500N 5200W to 5800N 5700W to
6000N 5400W to 5800N 5100W then eastwards.

Iceberg Count

Forecasts available to mariners upon request.
Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Gale warning in effect

Northern Grand Banks

Issued 10:00 AM NDT 21 October 2017

'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 10:00 AM NDT 21 October 2017 Today Tonight and Sunday At 10:00 a.m. NDT today deepening low 982 mb located northeast of
Belle Isle Bank.
By 10:00 a.m. NDT Sunday low 947 mb located southeast of Greenland.

At 10:00 a.m. NDT today departing trough from 982 mb low located
east of the Grand Banks.

At 3:30 p.m. NDT today approaching ridge located over Quebec.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 9:53 AM NDT 21 October 2017 A deepening low pressure system northeast of Belle Isle Bank will
move to lie southeast of Greenland overnight then remain nearly
stationary. Gale to storm force northwesterlies will develop in the
wake of this feature today.

Marine interests are advised that a storm warning is in effect for
Belle Isle Bank. Gale warnings are in effect for the Strait of Belle
Isle - eastern half, East Coast - north of Cape St. Francis,
Northeast Coast, Funk Island Bank, Northern Grand Banks and the
Southwestern Grand Banks.

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