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Marine Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM NDT 29 April 2016

Today Tonight and Saturday

Wind west 25 knots with gusts to 35 along the coast today and tonight. Wind diminishing to west 15 to 20 Saturday afternoon and to variable 10 to 15 Saturday evening.


Issued 06:00 AM NDT 29 April 2016
Today Tonight and Saturday Seas 3 to 4 metres subsiding to 2 to 3 this morning and to 1 to 2 Saturday afternoon.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM NDT 29 April 2016
Sunday Wind variable 10 to 15 knots.
Monday Wind variable 10 to 15 knots.
Tuesday Wind southeast 25 to 35 knots.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 29 April 2016 Today Tonight and Saturday Ice free. 

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 29 April 2016 Today Tonight and Saturday

Ice Edge

Ice edge estimated from Newfoundland 4840N 5300W to 4920N 5140W to
5140N 4950W to 5520N 5215W to 5605N 5520W to 5800N 5730W then
northward. Sea ice west of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Ice free.


Iceberg Bulletin

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 28 April 2016

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 28 Apr estimated from Newfoundland near
4644N 5305W to 4400N 4945W to 4400N 4745W to 4515N 4245W to 4700N
4130W to 4845N 4215W to 5000N 4315W to 5300N 4730W to 5600N 4900W
then eastwards.

Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 28 Apr estimated from Quebec near
5119N 5759W to Newfoundland near 5042N 5723W.

Iceberg Count

No confirmed icebergs.

No watches or warnings in effect.


Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 10:00 AM NDT 29 April 2016 Today Tonight and Saturday At 10:00 a.m. NDT today intensifying low 980 mb located northeast
of Belle Isle Bank.
By 3:30 p.m. NDT today low 977 mb located over southwestern
Labrador Sea.

At 10:00 a.m. NDT today ridge located over the Gulf of Maine.
By 10:00 a.m. NDT Saturday quasi-stationary ridge located on a
line east-west over the southern Grand Banks.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 9:55 AM NDT 29 April 2016 A low pressure system northeast of Belle Isle Bank will intensify as
it moves southwestward towards the marine district today. Strong to
gale force west to southwesterlies will develop over most waters
today as this system approaches.

Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for the
Strait of Belle Isle, Gulf waters, East Coast - north of Cape St.
Francis, Northeast Coast, Belle Isle Bank and Funk Island Bank.

Marine interests are also advised that a freezing spray warning is if
effect for the Belle Isle Bank.

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