Southwestern Grand Banks

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 08:00 PM NDT 01 September 2015

Tonight and Wednesday

Wind southwest 20 knots except southwest 10 to 15 over northern sections. Wind increasing to northwest 25 late this evening then diminishing to northwest 15 to 20 Wednesday afternoon.

A few showers ending late overnight with a risk of thunderstorms.

Waves

Issued 06:00 PM NDT 01 September 2015
Tonight and Wednesday Seas 2 to 3 metres.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:30 PM NDT 01 September 2015
Thursday Wind west 15 knots.
Friday Wind northwest 15 knots.
Saturday Wind north 15 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

Southwestern Grand Banks

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 11 July 2015 Forecasts have ended for the season.

Ice Forecasts

Tail of the Grand Banks

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 11 July 2015 Forecasts have ended for the season.
 

Iceberg Bulletin

Southwestern Grand Banks

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 1 September 2015

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 1 Sep estimated from Newfoundland near
5100N 5553W to 5115N 5000W to 5230N 4930W to 5530N 5200W to 6000N
6030W.

Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 1 Sep estimated from Newfoundland
near 5036N 5723W to Quebec near 5116N 5809W.

Iceberg Count

No confirmed icebergs.

Iceberg Bulletin

Tail of the Grand Banks

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 1 September 2015

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 1 Sep estimated from Newfoundland near
5100N 5553W to 5115N 5000W to 5230N 4930W to 5530N 5200W to 6000N
6030W.

Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 1 Sep estimated from Newfoundland
near 5036N 5723W to Quebec near 5116N 5809W.

Iceberg Count

Forecasts available to mariners upon request.
Warnings

No watches or warnings in effect.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 8:00 PM NDT 1 September 2015 Tonight and Wednesday At 8:00 p.m. NDT tonight low 998 mb located near the Avalon
Peninsula.
By 8:00 p.m. NDT Wednesday low 999 mb located over Funk Island Bank.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 7:57 PM NDT 1 September 2015 A low pressure system currently located just northeast of the Avalon
Peninsula will move slowly northeastward to lie over the Funk Island
Bank by Wednesday evening. Strong southerly winds ahead of the low
will shift to strong to gale force northerlies behind it.

Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for the
Strait of Belle Isle - eastern half, Southwest Coast, Northeast Coast
and Belle Isle Bank - western half.

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