Strait of Belle Isle - eastern half
Issued 10:00 AM NDT 28 April 2017
Today Tonight and Saturday
Wind southeast 10 to 15 knots increasing to southeast 20 this evening then veering to southwest 10 to 15 late overnight. Wind increasing to southwest 25 near noon Saturday.
Periods of freezing rain changing to showers and fog patches late overnight. Visibility 1 mile or less in freezing rain and in fog patches.
Temperatures minus 3 rising to plus 2 Saturday morning.
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Ice ForecastsIssued 10:00 AM EDT 28 April 2017 Today Tonight and Saturday
Ice EdgeIce edge estimated from Newfoundland near 4745N 5245W to 4735N 5135W
to 5045N 5135W to 5155N 4935W to 5800N 5630W then northeastward. Sea
ice north and west of the ice edge.
Ice CoverageSpecial ice warning in effect.
3 tenths of first-year ice including a trace of old ice except 9
tenths of first-year ice including a trace of old ice in the eastern
and southern sections. Difficult ice conditions along the coast of
Newfoundland today easing Saturday afternoon.
Iceberg BulletinIssued 11:00 AM EDT 28 April 2017
Iceberg LimitIceberg limit at 0000 UTC 28 Apr estimated from Newfoundland near
4740N 5719W to 4400N 5700W to 4245N 5500W to 4230N 4900W to 4545N
4445W to 5000N 4600W to 5300N 4900W to 5600N 4900W then eastwards.
Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 28 Apr estimated from Newfoundland
near 4737N 5916W to Quebec near 5015N 6314W.
Iceberg Count10 to 25 icebergs.
Warnings (In effect)
Strait of Belle Isle - eastern halfIssued 10:00 AM EDT 28 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 10:00 AM NDT 28 April 2017 Today Tonight and Saturday At 10:00 a.m. NDT today trough located on a line east-west over
By 10:00 a.m. NDT Saturday trough located on a line
northwest-southeast over Labrador Coast.
At 10:00 a.m. NDT today ridge located on a line northwest-southeast
over Belle Isle Bank.
By 3:00 a.m. NDT Saturday departing ridge located east of Belle
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