Marine Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM ADT 22 October 2016

Today Tonight and Sunday

Gale warning in effect.

Wind southeast 20 knots increasing to southeast 30 early this morning then diminishing to south 20 this afternoon. Wind increasing to southwest 35 near noon Sunday.

Rain at times heavy ending near midnight with a risk of thunderstorms. A few showers beginning overnight. Fog banks dissipating overnight.


Issued 05:00 PM ADT 21 October 2016
Tonight and Saturday Seas 1 to 2 metres building to 2 to 3 this evening and to 3 to 5 Saturday morning.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM ADT 22 October 2016
Monday Wind westerly 35 knots diminishing to westerly 25 late in the day.
Tuesday Wind westerly 20 knots.
Wednesday Wind light becoming northeast 15 knots late in the day.

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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 25 May 2016 Forecasts have ended for the season.

Iceberg Bulletin

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 21 October 2016

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 22 Oct estimated from the Labrador coast
near 5210N 5545W to 5230N 5230W to 5400N 5300W to 5800N 5700W to
6000N 5400W to 5800N 5100W then eastwards.

Iceberg Count

No confirmed icebergs.

Warnings (In effect)

Gale warning in effect


Issued 03:00 AM ADT 22 October 2016

'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.


Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 3:00 AM ADT 22 October 2016 Today Tonight and Sunday At 3:00 a.m. ADT today low 998 mb located near Cape Cod.
By 10:00 a.m. ADT Sunday low 984 mb located northwest of New

At 3:30 p.m. ADT today trough from low located on a line
northwest-southeast over the western Marine District.
By 3:00 a.m. ADT Sunday merging trough from low located on a line
east-west over the Gulf of St. Lawrence.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 2:48 AM ADT 22 October 2016 A low pressure system near Cape Cod will move northward today to lie
over the St Lawrence River overnight. A trough extending
southeastward from the low will pass over Georges Bank this afternoon
and continue northward to lie over Anticosti Island by Sunday
morning. Strong to gale force southeasterlies ahead of the trough
will shift to strong to gale force southwesterlies behind it.

Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for all
Waters except Cabot Strait..Northumberland Strait..Gulf-Magdalen and

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