Northumberland Strait

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM ADT 04 May 2016

Today Tonight and Thursday

Strong wind warning in effect.

Wind northerly 10 to 15 knots diminishing to light near noon then increasing to northeast 10 to 15 Thursday morning. Wind increasing to northeast 20 near noon Thursday.

Chance of drizzle this morning. Periods of rain overnight and Thursday. Fog patches dissipating early this morning.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM ADT 04 May 2016
Friday Wind northwest 15 to 20 knots diminishing to light in the afternoon.
Saturday Wind northeast 10 to 15 knots.
Sunday Wind light increasing to southeast 15 to 20 knots late in the day.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 3 May 2016 Today Tonight and Wednesday Ice free. 

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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 3 May 2016 Today Tonight and Wednesday

Ice Edge

Ice edge estimated from Quebec near 5000N 6650W to 5000N 6000W to
5120N 5720W to Newfoundland near 5030N 5725W. Sea ice north and east
of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Ice free.

Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Strong wind warning in effect

Northumberland Strait

Issued 03:00 AM ADT 04 May 2016

'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 3:00 AM ADT 4 May 2016 Today Tonight and Thursday At 3:00 a.m. ADT today low 1007 mb located over West Scotian Slope.
By noon ADT today departing low 1007 mb located over southeastern
Banquereau.

At 6:00 a.m. ADT Thursday low 1002 mb located over Browns Bank.
By 6:00 p.m. ADT Thursday weakening low located over Cape Breton
Island.

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