Southwestern Grand Banks

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM NDT 03 September 2015

Today Tonight and Friday

Wind light increasing to southwest 15 knots near noon then veering to northwest 20 late overnight.

Showers and fog patches beginning after midnight and ending near noon Friday.

Waves

Issued 06:00 AM NDT 03 September 2015
Today Tonight and Friday Seas 1 to 2 metres.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM NDT 03 September 2015
Saturday Wind northwest 15 knots diminishing to light late in the day.
Sunday Wind southwest 15 to 20 knots veering to northwest 15 to 20.
Monday Wind northwest 15 knots backing to southwest 15 to 20.

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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 3 September 2015

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 4 Sep estimated from Newfoundland near
5100N 5555W to 5115N 5000W to 5230N 4930W to 5530N 5200W to 6000N
6030W.

Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 4 Sep estimated from Quebec near
5110N 5845W to Newfoundland near 5025N 5725W.

Iceberg Count

No confirmed icebergs.

Iceberg Bulletin

Tail of the Grand Banks

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 3 September 2015

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 4 Sep estimated from Newfoundland near
5100N 5555W to 5115N 5000W to 5230N 4930W to 5530N 5200W to 6000N
6030W.

Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 4 Sep estimated from Quebec near
5110N 5845W to Newfoundland near 5025N 5725W.

Iceberg Count

Forecasts available to mariners upon request.
Warnings

No watches or warnings in effect.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 10:00 AM NDT 3 September 2015 Today Tonight and Friday At 10:00 a.m. NDT today low 996 mb located north of Belle Isle Bank.
By 10:00 a.m. NDT Friday low 999 mb located over eastern Labrador
Sea.

At 10:00 a.m. NDT today low 1001 mb located over the Gulf of
St. Lawrence.
By 10:00 a.m. NDT Friday low 1002 mb located over Funk Island Bank.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 9:46 AM NDT 3 September 2015 A low pressure system currently over Gulf of St. Lawrence will move
eastward to lie over the Funk Island Bank tonight and east of the
marine district by Friday night. Strong to gale force northwesterlies
will develop in the wake of this low tonight and Friday.

Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for the
Strait of Belle Isle - eastern half, East Coast - north of Cape St.
Francis, Northeast Coast, Belle Isle Bank - southwestern half and
Funk Island Bank - southwestern half.

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