Strait of Belle Isle

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM NDT 18 August 2017

Today Tonight and Saturday.

Wind northeast 30 knots with gusts to 40 ending early this morning. Wind diminishing to northeast 20 this afternoon and to variable 10 to 15 this evening. Wind becoming southwest 15 Saturday afternoon.

Rain and fog patches ending this morning.

Waves

Issued 06:00 AM NDT 18 August 2017

Strait of Belle Isle - eastern half

Today Tonight and Saturday. Seas 2 to 3 metres subsiding to 1 to 2 near midnight.

Strait of Belle Isle - western half

Today Tonight and Saturday. Seas 2 to 3 metres subsiding to 1 to 2 this afternoon and to 1 or less this evening.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM NDT 18 August 2017
Sunday Wind southwest 15 to 20 knots backing to south 25 in the afternoon.
Monday Wind southwest 25 knots diminishing to variable 15.
Tuesday Wind variable 10 to 15 knots.

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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 15 July 2017 Forecasts have ended for the season.
 

Iceberg Bulletin

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 17 August 2017

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 17 Aug estimated from Newfoundland near
4700N 5259W to 4700N 5100W to 5100N 4845W to 5200N 4845W to 5300N
4930W to 5700N 5400W then eastwards.

Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 17 Aug estimated from Quebec near
5110N 5837W to Newfoundland near 5033N 5720W.

Iceberg Count

Less than 10 icebergs.
Warnings

No watches or warnings in effect.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 3:00 AM NDT 18 August 2017 Today Tonight and Saturday At 3:00 a.m. NDT today low 996 mb located over Funk Island Bank.
By 3:00 a.m. NDT Saturday departing low 999 mb located east of
Funk Island Bank.

At 3:00 a.m. NDT today ridge located west of the Maritimes.
By 3:00 a.m. NDT Saturday ridge located on a line north-south over
southwestern Newfoundland.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 2:51 AM NDT 18 August 2017 A low pressure system over Funk Island Bank will drift southwestward
into the northern portion of the East Coast this morning before
moving quickly eastward and away from the district later today and
tonight. Gale force northeasterlies north of the low shift to strong
to gale force northwesterlies in its wake.

Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for the
South Coast, East Coast, Northeast Coast, Funk Island Bank - northern
half, and the Southern Grand Banks.

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