Issued 10:00 AM AST 21 January 2017
Today Tonight and Sunday
Wind northwest 15 to 20 knots diminishing to northwest 10 to 15 early this afternoon then backing to southwest 15 early this evening. Wind increasing to north 15 to 20 late overnight.
Showers beginning near midnight and ending Sunday afternoon.
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Ice ForecastsIssued 10:00 AM EST 21 January 2017 Today Tonight and Sunday
Ice EdgeIce edge estimated from Nova Scotia near 4655N 6045W to 4610N 6150W
to 4750N 6055W to 4720N 6330W to 4905N 6340W to 4840N 6150W to 5015N
5800W to 4830N 5925W to Newfoundland near 4805N 5905W. Sea ice north
and west of the ice edge.
Iceberg BulletinIssued 11:00 AM EST 20 January 2017
Iceberg LimitIceberg limit at 0000 UTC 21 Jan estimated from Newfoundland near
5040N 5615W to 4945N 4830W to 5200N 4830W to 5300N 4930W to 5700N
5300W then eastwards.
Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 21 Jan estimated from Quebec near
5125N 5735W to Newfoundland near 5100N 5700W.
Iceberg CountNo confirmed icebergs.
No watches or warnings in effect.
Technical Marine SynopsisIssued 10:00 AM AST 21 January 2017 Today Tonight and Sunday At 10:00 a.m. AST today low 970 mb located over the southeastern
By 3:30 p.m. AST today low 968 mb located east of the Grand Banks.
At 10:00 a.m. AST today quasi-stationary ridge located over the
western Marine District.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 9:51 AM AST 21 January 2017 An intense low pressure system over the Southeastern Grand Banks will
continue to track northeast today. Strong to gale force
northwesterlies over eastern waters will diminish this afternoon as
the low moves away from Newfoundland.
Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for
Banquereau-eastern half and Laurentian Fan-eastern half.
Atlantic - Newfoundland Area
- Banquereau - eastern half
- Banquereau - western half
- Belle Isle Bank - eastern half
- Belle Isle Bank - western half
- Bras d'Or Lakes
- Cabot Strait
- Chaleur - Miscou
- Eastern Shore
- East Coast - Cape St. Francis and south
- East Coast - north of Cape St. Francis
- Funk Island Bank
- Gulf - Magdalen
- Gulf - Port au Port
- Lake Melville
- Laurentian Fan - eastern half
- Laurentian Fan - western half
- Mid Labrador Coast
- Northeast Coast - Cape St. John and south
- Northeast Coast - north of Cape St. John
- Northeast Gulf
- Northern Grand Banks
- Northumberland Strait - eastern half
- Northumberland Strait - western half
- Southeastern Grand Banks
- Southwestern Grand Banks
- Southwest Coast
- South Coast
- South Labrador Coast
- South Labrador Sea - western half
- Strait of Belle Isle
- Arctic - Eastern Arctic
- Arctic - Western Arctic
- Atlantic - Labrador
- Atlantic - Maritimes
- Atlantic - Newfoundland
- Great Lakes - Lake Erie and Lake Ontario
- Great Lakes - Lake Huron
- Great Lakes - Lake Superior
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