Southwest Coast


Marine Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM NDT 07 October 2015

Today Tonight and Thursday

Wind light increasing to west 25 knots Thursday morning.


Issued 06:00 AM NDT 07 October 2015
Today Tonight and Thursday Seas 1 to 2 metres building to 2 to 3 this morning then subsiding to 1 to 2 late overnight. Seas building to 2 to 3 Thursday afternoon.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM NDT 07 October 2015
Friday Wind west 15 knots.
Saturday Wind south 25 to 35 knots becoming northwest 25 to 35.
Sunday Wind west 20 knots.

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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 26 May 2015 Forecasts have ended for the season.

Iceberg Bulletin

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 6 October 2015

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 7 Oct estimated from Newfoundland near
5130N 5530W to 5135N 5445W to 5400N 5500W to 6000N 6000W.

Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 7 Oct estimated from Quebec near
5120N 5800W to Newfoundland near 5045N 5720W.

Iceberg Count

No confirmed icebergs.

No watches or warnings in effect.


Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 3:00 AM NDT 7 October 2015 Today Tonight and Thursday At 3:00 a.m. NDT today Hurricane Joaquin 974 mb located at 40.4N
By 3:30 p.m. NDT today departing Tropical Storm Joaquin 970 mb
located at 41.6N 43.8W.

At 3:30 p.m. NDT today trough located over Quebec.
By 3:30 p.m. NDT Thursday trough located on a line north-south
over the East Coast of Newfoundland.

At 3:00 a.m. NDT today ridge located on a line east-west over
By 3:00 a.m. NDT Thursday ridge located on a line
northeast-southwest over the Grand Banks.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 2:52 AM NDT 7 October 2015 At 3:00 AM NDT...Hurricane Joaquin was located near latitude 40.4
north and longitude 51.3 west. Maximum sustained winds are estimated
at 70 knots and central pressure at 974 MB. Joaquin is moving
east-northeastward at 25 knots.

Joaquin is currently south of the Grand Banks and will track out over
the North Atlantic today. Strong to gale force northeasterly
Winds over the Southern Grand Banks will diminish today.

Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for the
southern half of the Southern Grand Banks.

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