Strait of Belle Isle - eastern half


Marine Forecast

Issued 03:30 PM NST 17 November 2017

Tonight and Saturday.

Wind east 15 knots increasing to east 25 this evening then diminishing to east 15 Saturday morning. Wind becoming northwest 15 Saturday evening.

Rain beginning this evening and ending Saturday afternoon. Fog patches forming Saturday afternoon.


Issued 06:00 AM NST 17 November 2017
Today Tonight and Saturday. Seas 1 to 2 metres building to 2 to 3 this evening.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:30 PM NST 17 November 2017
Sunday Wind northwest 25 knots diminishing to variable 10 to 15 in the afternoon.
Monday Wind southeast 25 knots increasing to southwest 25 to 35.
Tuesday Wind southwest 25 knots.

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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 EST 17 November 2017

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 18 Nov estimated from the Labrador coast
near 5200N 5555W to 5100N 5400W to 5200N 4900W to 5300N 4730W to
5500N 5000W to 6000N 6000W to 6100N 5400W to 5800N 5000W then

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 3:30 PM NST 17 November 2017 Tonight and Saturday At 3:30 p.m. NST today departing low 990 mb located east of the
Marine District.

At 3:30 p.m. NST today ridge located over the Grand Banks.
By 3:00 a.m. NST Saturday departing ridge located southeast of
the Grand Banks.

At 3:30 p.m. NST today low 986 mb located north of Prince Edward
By 3:30 p.m. NST Saturday low located over southern Newfoundland.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 3:16 PM NST 17 November 2017 A low pressure system will continue approach the marine district from
the west tonight. Strong to gale force southeasterlies can be
expected over western and southern waters ahead of the low.

Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for
Strait of Belle Isle - western half, Gulf waters, Southwest Coast,
South Coast, and the Southwestern Grand Banks.

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