Strait of Belle Isle


Marine Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM NDT 27 October 2016

Today Tonight and Friday

Wind northeast 15 knots diminishing to light this afternoon then becoming southwest 15 Friday afternoon.

Flurries ending this afternoon.

Temperatures near zero.


Issued 06:00 PM NDT 26 October 2016

Strait of Belle Isle - eastern half

Tonight and Thursday Seas 2 metres.

Strait of Belle Isle - western half

Tonight and Thursday Seas 1 metre or less.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM NDT 27 October 2016
Saturday Wind southwest 15 knots backing to southeast 20 in the afternoon.
Sunday Wind east 25 to 35 knots diminishing to variable 10 to 15.
Monday Wind northwest 25 knots.

Ice Forecast

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

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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 26 October 2016

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 27 Oct estimated from the Labrador coast
near 5210N 5545W to 5230N 5230W to 5400N 5300W to 5800N 5700W to
6000N 5400W to 5800N 5100W then eastwards.

Iceberg Count

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

No watches or warnings in effect.


Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 3:00 AM NDT 27 October 2016 Today Tonight and Friday At 3:00 a.m. NDT today intensifying low 1011 mb located south of
the Grand Banks.
By 3:00 a.m. NDT Friday departing low 987 mb located east of the
Marine District.

At 3:00 a.m. NDT today high located over Quebec.
By 3:00 a.m. NDT Friday high located south of Labrador.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 2:58 AM NDT 27 October 2016 A low pressure system just south of the Grand Banks is forecast to
deepen as it tracks along the southern edge of the Southeastern Grand
Banks this morning then off to the east later today and tonight.
Gale force northerlies will develop today over southeasternmost
waters behind the low. Winds will diminish overnight as the low moves

Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for
Northern Grand Banks and Southeastern Grand Banks.

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