Marine Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM ADT 21 September 2017

Today Tonight and Friday.

Wind northeast 20 knots increasing to northeast 25 this afternoon then veering to east 20 late overnight. Wind east 20 Friday.

Showers beginning this evening with a risk of thunderstorms. Fog patches forming Friday evening.


Issued 05:00 AM ADT 21 September 2017
Today Tonight and Friday. Seas 2 to 3 metres subsiding to 1 to 2 Friday morning.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM ADT 21 September 2017
Saturday Wind easterly 10 to 15 knots becoming southwest 10 to 15 late in the day.
Sunday Wind easterly 10 to 15 knots.
Monday Wind westerly 15 to 20 knots veering to northerly 15 to 20.

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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 20 June 2017 Forecasts have ended for the season.

Iceberg Bulletin

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 21 September 2017

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 22 Sep estimated from Newfoundland near
4915N 5340W to 4645N 4900W to 4630N 4500W to 5000N 4700W to 5300N
4930W to 5700N 5300W then eastwards.

Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 22 Sep estimated from the Labrador
coast near 5150N 5615W to Newfoundland near 5130N 5615W.

Iceberg Count

No confirmed icebergs.

No watches or warnings in effect.


Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 10:00 AM ADT 21 September 2017 Today Tonight and Friday At 10:00 a.m. ADT today Tropical Storm Jose 982 mb located at
39.6N 68.1W.
By 9:00 p.m. ADT tonight Tropical Storm Jose 985 mb located at
39.9N 67.8W.

At 9:00 p.m. ADT Friday weakening Tropical Storm Jose 989 mb
located at 39.8N 68.7W.

At 10:00 a.m. ADT today quasi-stationary ridge located on a line
northwest-southeast over the Gulf of St. Lawrence.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 9:51 AM ADT 21 September 2017 Strong to gale force easterlies will continue to affect southwestern
waters today and tonight as tropical storm Jose lies southwest of
Georges Bank. Winds will diminish somewhat on Friday as Jose slowly
weakens and drifts away from the district. Marine interests are
advised that gale warnings are in effect for Browns Bank, Georges
Bank, and West Scotian Slope - southwestern half.

At 9:00 AM ADT tropical storm Jose is located near 39.6 north
And 68.1 west, or about 130 nautical miles southeast of Cape Cod.
Minimum central pressure is 982 MB and maximum sustained winds are 50
knots. Jose is currently quasi-stationary.

Long period swells ahead of Jose have already reached the Atlantic
coastline of Nova Scotia and the Fundy coastline of New Brunswick.
These should very slowly diminish on Friday.

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