Strait of Belle Isle - eastern half
Issued 03:00 AM NDT 23 April 2017
Today Tonight and Monday
Wind north 10 to 15 knots backing to west 10 to 15 near noon then to southwest 15 to 20 overnight. Wind backing to south 25 near noon Monday then veering to west 30 Monday evening.
A few flurries or a few showers ending this morning. A few flurries or a few showers beginning Monday morning.
Temperatures minus 4 to plus 2.
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Ice ForecastsIssued 10:00 AM EDT 22 April 2017 Today Tonight and Sunday
Ice EdgeIce edge estimated from Newfoundland near 4700N 5410W to 4640N 5505W
to 4555N 5505W to 4620N 5210W to 5220N 5025W to 5505N 5250W to 5700N
5700W to 5800N 5700W then northeastward. Sea ice north and west of
the ice edge.
Ice CoverageIce pressure warning in effect.
9 plus tenths of first-year ice including a trace of old ice. Strong
ice pressure today easing Sunday evening.
Iceberg BulletinIssued 11:00 AM EDT 22 April 2017
Iceberg LimitIceberg limit at 0000 UTC 22 Apr estimated from Newfoundland near
4740N 5720W to 4430N 5645W to 4100N 5130W to 4100N 4645W to 4800N
4215W to 5115N 4400W to 5300N 4945W to 5600N 4900W then eastwards.
Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 22 Apr estimated from Newfoundland
near 4736N 5909W to Anticosti Island near 5022N 6323W.
Iceberg Count10 to 25 icebergs.
Warnings (In effect)
Strait of Belle Isle - eastern halfIssued 10:00 AM EDT 22 April 2017
Navigators in this marine area should be on the lookout for hazardous ice conditions and take necessary safety precautions. Please refer to the latest ice forecasts for further details and continue to monitor the situation through Canadian Coast Guard radio stations.
Technical Marine SynopsisIssued 3:00 AM NDT 23 April 2017 Today Tonight and Monday At 3:00 a.m. NDT today trough located on a line north-south over
the northern Grand Banks.
By 3:30 p.m. NDT today departing low 1000 mb located over Labrador
At 3:00 a.m. NDT today low 1005 mb located south of Nova Scotia.
By 3:00 a.m. NDT Monday low 1007 mb located over the southeastern
At 3:00 a.m. NDT Monday approaching trough located on a line
north-south over the Gulf of St. Lawrence.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 3:10 AM NDT 23 April 2017 A trough of low pressure over Western Quebec will approach the
district Monday morning. Strong southerly winds ahead of this feature
will shift to strong to gale force westerlies in its wake Monday
Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for the
Atlantic - Newfoundland Area
- Anticosti - eastern half
- Anticosti - western half
- Belle Isle Bank - eastern half
- Belle Isle Bank - western half
- Bras d'Or Lakes
- Cabot Strait
- Chaleur - Miscou - eastern half
- Chaleur - Miscou - western half
- Eastern Shore
- East Coast - Cape St. Francis and south
- East Coast - north of Cape St. Francis
- Funk Island Bank - eastern half
- Funk Island Bank - western half
- Gulf - Magdalen - eastern half
- Gulf - Magdalen - western half
- Gulf - Port au Port
- Lake Melville
- Laurentian Fan
- Mid Labrador Coast - Hopedale and south
- Northeast Coast
- Northeast Gulf
- Northern Grand Banks
- Northumberland Strait
- Southeastern Grand Banks
- Southwestern Grand Banks
- Southwest Coast
- South Coast
- South Labrador Coast
- South Labrador Sea - northwestern half
- South Labrador Sea - southeastern half
- Strait of Belle Isle - eastern half
- Strait of Belle Isle - western half
- Arctic - Eastern Arctic
- Arctic - Western Arctic
- Atlantic - Labrador
- Atlantic - Maritimes
- Atlantic - Newfoundland
- Great Lakes - Lake Erie and Lake Ontario
- Great Lakes - Lake Huron
- Great Lakes - Lake Superior
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