Southwestern Grand Banks

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM NDT 03 July 2015

Today Tonight and Saturday

Wind southwest 15 to 20 knots diminishing to southwest 10 to 15 this morning then increasing to southwest 30 early this evening.

Showers and fog banks ending after midnight. Risk of thunderstorms early this morning and this evening.

Waves

Issued 06:00 PM NDT 02 July 2015
Tonight and Friday Seas 1 to 2 metres.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM NDT 03 July 2015
Sunday Wind variable 15 knots.
Monday Wind northeast 25 knots.
Tuesday Wind north 20 knots.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 2 July 2015 Today Tonight and Friday 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 2 July 2015 Today Tonight and Friday

Ice Edge

Ice edge estimated from Labrador near 5745N 6145W to 5630N 5920W to
5640N 5810W to 5800N 5800W then northward. Sea ice north of the ice
edge.

Ice Coverage

Bergy water.

Ice Forecasts

Tail of the Grand Banks

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 2 July 2015 Today Tonight and Friday

Ice Edge

Ice edge estimated from Labrador near 5745N 6145W to 5630N 5920W to
5640N 5810W to 5800N 5800W then northward. Sea ice north of the ice
edge.

Ice Coverage

Forecasts available to mariners upon request.

 

Iceberg Bulletin

Southwestern Grand Banks

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 2 July 2015

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 2 Jul estimated from Newfoundland near
4650N 5404W to 4545N 5400W to 4145N 5000W to 4145N 4830W to 4645N
4345W to 4900N 4400W to 5530N 4730W to 6000N 5700W.

Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 2 Jul estimated from Quebec near
5045N 5912W to Newfoundland near 5011N 5736W.

Iceberg Count

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

Iceberg Bulletin

Tail of the Grand Banks

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 2 July 2015

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 2 Jul estimated from Newfoundland near
4650N 5404W to 4545N 5400W to 4145N 5000W to 4145N 4830W to 4645N
4345W to 4900N 4400W to 5530N 4730W to 6000N 5700W.

Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 2 Jul estimated from Quebec near
5045N 5912W to Newfoundland near 5011N 5736W.

Iceberg Count

Forecasts available to mariners upon request.
Warnings

No watches or warnings in effect.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 3:00 AM NDT 3 July 2015 Today Tonight and Saturday At 3:00 a.m. NDT today trough located on a line northwest-southeast
over Newfoundland.
By 8:00 p.m. NDT tonight dissipating trough located east of the
Grand Banks.

At 3:00 a.m. NDT today low 1009 mb located southeast of Cape Cod.
By 3:00 a.m. NDT Saturday low 999 mb located over the northern
Grand Banks.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 2:55 AM NDT 3 July 2015 A developing low pressure system southeast of Cape Cod will deepen as
it moves northeastward today and is forecast to cross the Avalon
Peninsula this evening. Near-gale force southwest to west winds are
expected across the Grand Banks as the low passes, however marine
interests are advised to monitor future forecasts in the event that
gale warnings are required.

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