Southwestern Grand Banks

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 03:30 PM NDT 02 May 2016

Tonight and Tuesday

Wind northwest 10 to 15 knots becoming light this evening then increasing to southeast 20 Tuesday morning. Wind increasing to southeast 30 Tuesday afternoon then veering to south 20 to 25 Tuesday evening.

Rain beginning Tuesday morning. Fog banks forming Tuesday evening.

Waves

Issued 06:00 PM NDT 02 May 2016
Tonight and Tuesday Seas 1 to 2 metres building to 2 to 3 Tuesday afternoon and to 3 to 4 Tuesday evening.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:30 PM NDT 02 May 2016
Wednesday Wind southwest 25 to 35 knots.
Thursday Wind southwest 15 to 20 knots diminishing to variable 10 to 15.
Friday Wind southwest 25 knots.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 2 May 2016 Today Tonight and Tuesday Ice free.  

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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 May 2016 Today Tonight and Tuesday

Ice Edge

Ice edge estimated from Newfoundland 4915N 5330W to 4900N 5045W to
5045N 4840W to 5520N 5140W to 5625N 5615W to 5800N 5800W then
northward. Sea ice west of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Ice free.

Ice Forecasts

Tail of the Grand Banks

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 2 May 2016 Today Tonight and Tuesday

Ice Edge

Ice edge estimated from Newfoundland 4915N 5330W to 4900N 5045W to
5045N 4840W to 5520N 5140W to 5625N 5615W to 5800N 5800W then
northward. Sea ice west of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Forecasts available to mariners upon request.

 

Iceberg Bulletin

Southwestern Grand Banks

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 2 May 2016

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 2 May estimated from Newfoundland near
4644N 5305W to 4245N 4945W to 4245N 4830W to 4615N 3945W to 4730N
3930W to 5130N 4415W to 5300N 4715W to 5600N 4900W then eastwards.

Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 2 May estimated from Quebec near
5119N 5759W to Newfoundland near 5042N 5723W.

Iceberg Count

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

Iceberg Bulletin

Tail of the Grand Banks

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 2 May 2016

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 2 May estimated from Newfoundland near
4644N 5305W to 4245N 4945W to 4245N 4830W to 4615N 3945W to 4730N
3930W to 5130N 4415W to 5300N 4715W to 5600N 4900W then eastwards.

Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 2 May estimated from Quebec near
5119N 5759W to Newfoundland near 5042N 5723W.

Iceberg Count

Forecasts available to mariners upon request.
Warnings

No watches or warnings in effect.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 3:30 PM NDT 2 May 2016 Tonight and Tuesday At 3:30 p.m. NDT today departing low 990 mb located east of the
Marine District.

At 3:30 p.m. NDT today ridge located over Newfoundland.
By 3:30 p.m. NDT Tuesday ridge located east of the Grand Banks.

At 3:00 a.m. NDT Tuesday approaching low 1008 mb located over
southern Nova Scotia.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 3:18 PM NDT 2 May 2016 Marine interests are advised that all gale warnings have ended.

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