Strait of Belle Isle - western half
Issued 08:00 PM NDT 26 May 2017
Tonight and Saturday.
Wind northeast 15 to 20 knots and locally gusts to 25 along the coast late this evening. Wind becoming northeast 10 to 15 Saturday morning.
Temperatures minus 3 to plus 2.
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Ice ForecastsIssued 10:00 AM EDT 26 May 2017 Today Tonight and Saturday
Ice EdgeIce edge estimated from Newfoundland near 4745N 5245W to 4830N 5200W
to 5030N 5400W to 5200N 5200W to 5430N 5200W to 5500N 5500W to 5800N
5800W then northward. Sea ice west of the ice edge.
Ice CoverageSpecial ice warning in effect.
5 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
section. Difficult ice conditions in the pack ice.
Iceberg BulletinIssued 11:00 AM EDT 26 May 2017
Iceberg LimitIceberg limit at 0000 UTC 26 May estimated from Newfoundland near
4736N 5634W to 4445N 5545W to 4230N 5000W to 4230N 4729W to 4445N
4600W to 4730N 4600W to 5300N 4845W to 5600N 4900W then eastwards.
Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 26 May estimated from Quebec near
5018N 6259W to Anticosti Island near 4943N 6300W then from Anticosti
Island near 4907N 6207W to 4830N 6145W to Newfoundland near 4736N
Iceberg Count51 to 100 icebergs.
Warnings (In effect)
Strait of Belle Isle - western halfIssued 10:00 AM EDT 26 May 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 8:00 PM NDT 26 May 2017 Tonight and Saturday At 8:00 p.m. NDT tonight quasi-stationary ridge located on a line
east-west over Funk Island Bank.
At 8:00 p.m. NDT tonight low 996 mb located southwest of Nova
By 3:30 p.m. NDT Saturday low 1002 mb located over the southern
Atlantic - Newfoundland Area
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- Belle Isle Bank - southern half
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- East Coast - Cape St. Francis and south
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