Southwestern Grand Banks

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM NDT 27 April 2017

Today Tonight and Friday

Wind southwest 15 to 20 knots.

Fog patches forming this evening.

Waves

Issued 06:00 AM NDT 27 April 2017
Today Tonight and Friday Seas 1 metre or less building to 1 to 2 Friday afternoon.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM NDT 27 April 2017
Saturday Wind southwest 25 knots.
Sunday Wind west 20 knots increasing to northwest 25 to 35.
Monday Wind northwest 25 knots.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 26 April 2017 Today Tonight and Thursday 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

Southwestern Grand Banks

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 26 April 2017 Today Tonight and Thursday

Ice Edge

Ice edge estimated from Newfoundland near 4715N 5245W to 4700N 5205W
to 4730N 5145W to 5015N 5205W to 5230N 4930W to 5800N 5630W then
northeastward. 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 26 April 2017 Today Tonight and Thursday

Ice Edge

Ice edge estimated from Newfoundland near 4715N 5245W to 4700N 5205W
to 4730N 5145W to 5015N 5205W to 5230N 4930W to 5800N 5630W then
northeastward. Sea ice north and west of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Forecasts available to mariners upon request.

 

Iceberg Bulletin

Southwestern Grand Banks

Issued 7:38 AM EDT 27 April 2017

Iceberg Limit



Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 26 Apr estimated from Quebec near
5021N 6239W to Anticosti Island near 4914N 6156W then from Anticosti
Island near 4910N 6225W to Newfoundland near 4737N 5914W.

Iceberg Count

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

Iceberg Bulletin

Tail of the Grand Banks

Issued 7:38 AM EDT 27 April 2017

Iceberg Limit



Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 26 Apr estimated from Quebec near
5021N 6239W to Anticosti Island near 4914N 6156W then from Anticosti
Island near 4910N 6225W to Newfoundland near 4737N 5914W.

Iceberg Count

Forecasts available to mariners upon request.
Warnings

No watches or warnings in effect.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 10:00 AM NDT 27 April 2017 Today Tonight and Friday At 10:00 a.m. NDT today quasi-stationary high located southeast
of the Grand Banks.

At 10:00 a.m. NDT today trough located on a line east-west over
central Newfoundland.
By 10:00 a.m. NDT Friday trough located on a line east-west over
southern Newfoundland.

At 10:00 a.m. NDT today ridge located on a line northwest-southeast
over Labrador.
By 10:00 a.m. NDT Friday ridge located on a line northwest-southeast
over Belle Isle Bank.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 9:47 AM NDT 27 April 2017 Marine interests are advised that freezing spray warnings are in
effect for Strait of Belle Isle - eastern half, Northeast Coast, and
Belle Isle Bank.

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