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Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM NDT 22 May 2017

Today Tonight and Tuesday.

Wind northwest 15 to 20 knots except northwest 25 with gusts to 35 over eastern sections late this morning and this afternoon. Wind diminishing to light after midnight then becoming south 15 Tuesday evening.

Showers beginning Tuesday evening.

Waves

Issued 06:00 AM NDT 22 May 2017
Today Tonight and Tuesday. Seas 1 to 2 metres subsiding to 1 or less this afternoon.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM NDT 22 May 2017
Wednesday Wind southwest 15 to 20 knots diminishing to variable 10 to 15 in the morning then becoming northeast 15 late in the day.
Thursday Wind northeast 15 knots.
Friday Wind east 15 to 20 knots.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 22 May 2017 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 Eskasoni (First Nations) Îles de la Madeleine Airport
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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 22 May 2017 Today Tonight and Tuesday

Ice Edge

Ice edge estimated from Quebec near 5100N 5845W to Newfoundland near
5020N 5730W. Sea ice north of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Bergy water.

 

Iceberg Bulletin

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 22 May 2017

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 22 May estimated from Newfoundland near
4737N 5630W to 4445N 5700W to 4215N 5100W to 4215N 4815W to 4445N
4315W to 5300N 4845W to 5600N 4900W then eastwards.

Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 22 May estimated from Quebec near
5018N 6259W to Anticosti Island near 4943N 6300W and then from
Anticosti Island near 4907N 6207W to 4830N 6143W to Newfoundland
near 4736N 5913W.

Iceberg Count

No confirmed icebergs except less than 10 icebergs east of the
iceberg limit.
Warnings

No watches or warnings in effect.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 10:00 AM NDT 22 May 2017 Today Tonight and Tuesday At 10:00 a.m. NDT today low 989 mb located east of the Grand Banks.
By 3:00 a.m. NDT Tuesday departing low 992 mb located east of the
Marine District.

At 10:00 a.m. NDT today ridge located on a line north-south over
the Maritimes.
By 10:00 a.m. NDT Tuesday ridge located on a line north-south
over Newfoundland.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 9:53 AM NDT 22 May 2017 A low pressure system east of the Grand Banks will continue to slowly
drift eastward today and tonight. Strong to gale force north to
northwesterlies will gradually diminish as the low moves away.

Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for
South Coast, East Coast, Funk Island Bank, and the Southern Grand
Banks.

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