Northumberland Strait

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM ADT 30 April 2017

Today Tonight and Monday

Strong wind warning in effect.

Wind northwest 25 to 30 knots diminishing to north 15 to 20 this afternoon and to light this evening. Wind becoming southeast 15 Monday evening.

Showers beginning Monday afternoon.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM ADT 30 April 2017
Tuesday Wind southeast 30 knots veering to southwest 25 in the afternoon.
Wednesday Wind westerly 20 to 25 knots diminishing to west 15 late in the day.
Thursday Wind northwest 15 to 20 knots increasing to northwest 20 to 25 late in the day.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 30 April 2017 Today Tonight and Monday Open 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

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 30 April 2017 Today Tonight and Monday

Ice Edge

Ice edge estimated from New Brunswick near 4640N 6445W to 4820N
6350W to 4855N 6350W to 4925N 6510W to 5005N 6535W to 5000N 6300W to
Newfoundland near 4905N 5825W. Sea ice north and west of the ice
edge.

Ice Coverage

Open water.

Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Strong wind warning in effect

Northumberland Strait

Issued 10:00 AM ADT 30 April 2017

'Strong' winds of 20 to 33 knots are occurring or expected to occur in this marine area. 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 ADT 30 April 2017 Today Tonight and Monday At 10:00 a.m. ADT today departing trough located east of the
Marine District.

At 10:00 a.m. ADT today ridge located on a line northwest-southeast
over New England.
By 10:00 a.m. ADT Monday ridge located on a line north-south over
the central Marine District.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 9:43 AM ADT 30 April 2017 A trough of low pressure east of the marine district will continue to
pull away this morning. Strong to gale force northwesterly winds in
the wake of the trough will begin to diminish from west to east today
and tonight as a ridge of high pressure builds in from the west.

Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for
Banquereau, Laurentian Fan and Cabot Strait.

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