Southeastern Grand Banks

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM NST 03 December 2016

Today Tonight and Sunday

Wind west 15 knots becoming variable 10 to 15 late overnight then increasing to north 25 near noon Sunday.

Showers.

Waves

Issued 06:00 AM NST 03 December 2016
Today Tonight and Sunday Seas 3 to 4 metres.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM NST 03 December 2016
Monday Wind north 25 knots backing to northwest 15 to 20 in the afternoon.
Tuesday Wind northwest 20 knots.
Wednesday Wind northwest 25 knots.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EST 2 December 2016 Today Tonight and Saturday 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

Southeastern Grand Banks

Issued 10:00 AM EST 2 December 2016 Today Tonight and Saturday

Ice Edge

First ice edge estimated from Labrador near 5215N 5545W to 5220N
5535W to 5335N 5540W to Labrador near 5425N 5750W. Sea ice west of
the ice edge.

Second ice edge estimated from Labrador near 5455N 5800W to 5535N
5940W to Labrador near 5745N 6145W. Sea ice west of the ice edge.

Third ice edge estimated from Labrador near 5900N 6310W to 5910N
6305W to 6020N 6410W to 6045N 6245W then northeastward. Sea ice west
of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Ice free.

Ice Forecasts

Tail of the Grand Banks

Issued 10:00 AM EST 2 December 2016 Today Tonight and Saturday

Ice Edge

First ice edge estimated from Labrador near 5215N 5545W to 5220N
5535W to 5335N 5540W to Labrador near 5425N 5750W. Sea ice west of
the ice edge.

Second ice edge estimated from Labrador near 5455N 5800W to 5535N
5940W to Labrador near 5745N 6145W. Sea ice west of the ice edge.

Third ice edge estimated from Labrador near 5900N 6310W to 5910N
6305W to 6020N 6410W to 6045N 6245W then northeastward. Sea ice west
of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Forecasts available to mariners upon request.

 

Iceberg Bulletin

Southeastern Grand Banks

Issued 11:00 AM EST 2 December 2016

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 3 Dec estimated from the Labrador coast
near 5225N 5544W to 5230N 5200W to 5500N 5200W to 6000N 6000W to
6100N 5400W to 5700N 5000W then eastwards.

Iceberg Count

No confirmed icebergs.

Iceberg Bulletin

Tail of the Grand Banks

Issued 11:00 AM EST 2 December 2016

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 3 Dec estimated from the Labrador coast
near 5225N 5544W to 5230N 5200W to 5500N 5200W to 6000N 6000W to
6100N 5400W to 5700N 5000W then eastwards.

Iceberg Count

Forecasts available to mariners upon request.
Warnings

No watches or warnings in effect.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 10:00 AM NST 3 December 2016 Today Tonight and Sunday At 10:00 a.m. NST today low 990 mb located south of the Avalon
Peninsula.
By 10:00 a.m. NST Sunday low 987 mb located over the southeastern
Grand Banks.

At 10:00 a.m. NST today trough from 990 mb low located on a line
east-west over the northern Grand Banks.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 9:40 AM NST 3 December 2016 A low pressure system just south of the Avalon Peninsula will
continue moving very slowly southeastward to lie over the Southern
Grand Banks by this evening. Strong to gale force northeasterly winds
the wake of this system will persist until this evening over western
waters and continue into Sunday over southern waters.

Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for
Northeast Gulf, Gulf-Port au Port, Southwest Coast, South Coast, East
Coast - Cape St. Francis and south, and the Southwestern Grand Banks.

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