Southeastern Grand Banks

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM NDT 05 May 2015

Today Tonight and Wednesday

Wind northwest 15 knots backing to southwest 10 to 15 this afternoon then increasing to southwest 20 to 25 this evening. Wind veering to northwest 25 overnight then backing to west 15 to 20 Wednesday afternoon.

Showers and fog patches beginning this evening and ending Wednesday morning.

Waves

Issued 06:00 AM NDT 05 May 2015
Today Tonight and Wednesday Seas 1 to 2 metres building to 2 to 3 this evening and to 3 to 4 Wednesday morning.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM NDT 05 May 2015
Thursday Wind northwest 20 knots diminishing to variable 10 to 15 in the afternoon.
Friday Wind northwest 15 to 20 knots increasing to northwest 25 to 35.
Saturday Wind north 25 knots diminishing to north 10 to 15.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 4 May 2015 Today Tonight and Tuesday Bergy water.  

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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 Îles de la Madeleine Airport
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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Southeastern Grand Banks

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 4 May 2015 Today Tonight and Tuesday

Ice Edge

Ice edge estimated from Newfoundland 4830N 5305W to 4750N 5030W to
4805N 5005W to 5250N 5335W to 5335N 5215W to 5450N 5210W to 5630N
5630W to 5800N 5730W then northward. Sea ice north and west of the
ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Bergy water.

Ice Forecasts

Tail of the Grand Banks

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 4 May 2015 Today Tonight and Tuesday

Ice Edge

Ice edge estimated from Newfoundland 4830N 5305W to 4750N 5030W to
4805N 5005W to 5250N 5335W to 5335N 5215W to 5450N 5210W to 5630N
5630W to 5800N 5730W then northward. Sea ice north and west of the
ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Forecasts available to mariners upon request.

 

Iceberg Bulletin

Southeastern Grand Banks

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 4 May 2015

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 4 May estimated from Newfoundland near
4721N 5444W to 4530N 5400W to 4200N 5015W to 4200N 4830W to 4600N
3600W to 4730N 3600W to 5100N 3830W to 6000N 5630W.

Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 4 May estimated from Quebec near
5014N 6000W to Newfoundland near 4934N 5755W.

Iceberg Count

No confirmed icebergs except 51 to 100 icebergs north of the iceberg
limit.

Iceberg Bulletin

Tail of the Grand Banks

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 4 May 2015

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 4 May estimated from Newfoundland near
4721N 5444W to 4530N 5400W to 4200N 5015W to 4200N 4830W to 4600N
3600W to 4730N 3600W to 5100N 3830W to 6000N 5630W.

Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 4 May estimated from Quebec near
5014N 6000W to Newfoundland near 4934N 5755W.

Iceberg Count

Forecasts available to mariners upon request.
Warnings

No watches or warnings in effect.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 3:00 AM NDT 5 May 2015 Today Tonight and Wednesday At 3:00 a.m. NDT today low 1000 mb located over Labrador.
By 3:00 a.m. NDT Wednesday low 984 mb located over Labrador Sea.

At 3:00 a.m. NDT today trough from 1000 mb low located on a line
northeast-southwest over the western Gulf of St. Lawrence.
By 3:00 a.m. NDT Wednesday trough from 984 mb low located on a
line north-south over the eastern Grand Banks.

At 3:00 a.m. NDT today ridge located on a line northeast-southwest
over the Grand Banks.
By 3:30 p.m. NDT today departing ridge located southeast of the
Grand Banks.

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