Strait of Belle Isle

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 03:30 PM NDT 29 September 2016

Tonight and Friday

Wind southwest 10 to 15 knots increasing to southwest 15 to 20 early this evening then veering to northwest 10 to 15 late overnight except north 15 to 20 over eastern sections Friday afternoon. Wind becoming variable 10 to 15 Friday evening.

Waves

Issued 06:00 AM NDT 29 September 2016

Strait of Belle Isle - eastern half

Today Tonight and Friday Seas 1 to 2 metres.

Strait of Belle Isle - western half

Today Tonight and Friday Seas 1 metre or less.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:30 PM NDT 29 September 2016
Saturday Wind west 10 to 15 knots veering to northwest 15 to 20 in the morning.
Sunday Wind northwest 15 knots.
Monday Wind northwest 15 to 20 knots.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 25 July 2016 Forecasts available to mariners upon request. 

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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

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 25 July 2016

Ice Coverage

Forecasts available to mariners upon request.

 

Iceberg Bulletin

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 29 September 2016

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 30 Sep estimated from Newfoundland near
5000N 5529W to 5000N 5300W to 5500N 5200W to 5800N 5700W to 6100N
5700W to 5800N 5100W then eastwards.

Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 30 Sep estimated from Quebec near
5019N 5949W to Newfoundland near 4949N 5751W.

Iceberg Count

Less than 10 icebergs.
Warnings

No watches or warnings in effect.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 3:30 PM NDT 29 September 2016 Tonight and Friday At 3:30 p.m. NDT today low 1016 mb located over Laurentian Fan.
By 3:30 p.m. NDT Friday low 998 mb located east of the Grand Banks.

At 3:30 p.m. NDT today ridge located on a line east-west over the
Northeast Coast of Newfoundland.
By 8:00 p.m. NDT tonight dissipating ridge located on a line
east-west over the Northeast Coast of Newfoundland.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 3:29 PM NDT 29 September 2016 A low pressure system approaching the district from the southwest
will deepen as it crosses the Grand Banks tonight before moving east
of the marine district on Friday. Over southeastern waters, strong to
gale force south to southeasterlies ahead of the low will shift to
gale to storm force north to northwesterlies in its wake. Winds will
diminish through the day on Friday as the low moves away from the
district.

Marine interests are advised that a storm warning is in effect for
the Northern Grand Banks - western half. Gale warnings are in effect
for the East Coast, Northern Grand Banks - eastern half and the
Southern Grand Banks.

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