Southwest Coast

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM NST 22 January 2017

Today Tonight and Monday

Wind light increasing to north 15 to 20 knots early this evening then diminishing to north 10 to 15 Monday evening.

Flurries ending late overnight.

Risk of freezing spray overnight and Monday.

Temperatures minus 1 falling to minus 5 after midnight.

Waves

Issued 06:00 AM NST 22 January 2017
Today Tonight and Monday Seas 1 to 2 metres subsiding to 1 or less this morning then building to 1 to 2 this evening. Seas subsiding to 1 or less Monday evening.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM NST 22 January 2017
Tuesday Wind variable 10 to 15 knots increasing to east 15 to 20 late in the day.
Wednesday Wind southeast 35 to 45 knots diminishing to southwest 25.
Thursday Wind southwest 25 knots.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EST 22 January 2017 Today Tonight and Monday Ice free. 

[ Canadian Ice Service ]

Stay connected

ATOM

Weather Conditions

Skip Image

Zoom-in to make a selection

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
Legend:
buoy Buoy
land station Land Station
Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 10:00 AM EST 22 January 2017 Today Tonight and Monday

Ice Edge

Ice edge estimated from Nova Scotia near 4655N 6045W to 4610N 6150W
to 4750N 6055W to 4720N 6330W to 4905N 6340W to 4840N 6150W to 5015N
5800W to 4830N 5925W to Newfoundland near 4805N 5905W. Sea ice north
and west of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Ice free.

 

Iceberg Bulletin

Issued 11:00 AM EST 22 January 2017

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 23 Jan estimated from Newfoundland near
5040N 5615W to 4930N 5100W to 4945N 4830W to 5200N 4830W to 5300N
4930W to 5700N 5300W then eastwards.

Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 23 Jan estimated from Quebec near
5125N 5735W to Newfoundland near 5100N 5700W.

Iceberg Count

No confirmed icebergs.
Warnings

No watches or warnings in effect.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 10:00 AM NST 22 January 2017 Today Tonight and Monday At 10:00 a.m. NST today low 970 mb located east of Belle Isle Bank.
By 10:00 a.m. NST Monday low 970 mb located southeast of Greenland.

By 3:00 a.m. NST Monday approaching ridge located over the
Maritimes.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 9:52 AM NST 22 January 2017 An intense low pressure system east of Belle Isle Bank will track
slowly northeastward to lie southeast of Greenland by Monday morning.
Strong to gale force northwesterlies over all northern and eastern
waters today will persist over northeasternmost waters on Monday
between the low and a ridge of high pressure approaching from the
west.

Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for the
Strait of Belle Isle, Northeast Coast, Belle Isle Bank, Funk Island
Bank, Northern Grand Banks, and Southeastern Grand Banks.

Marine interests are also advised that freezing spray warnings are in
effect for Strait of Belle Isle, Gulf waters, East Coast, Northeast
Coast, Belle Isle Bank, and Funk Island Bank.

Atlantic - Newfoundland Area

Another Region

What we are doing

Date modified: