Strait of Belle Isle - western half

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 08:00 PM NST 28 January 2015

Tonight and Thursday

Wind northeast 20 knots diminishing to variable 10 to 15 this evening then increasing to northwest 20 Thursday morning. Wind diminishing to variable 10 to 15 Thursday evening.

Flurries ending Thursday afternoon. Visibility 1 mile or less in flurries.

Temperatures minus 5 falling to minus 16 to minus 10 Thursday evening.

Waves

Issued 06:00 PM NST 28 January 2015
Tonight and Thursday Mainly ice covered.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:30 PM NST 28 January 2015
Friday Wind variable 10 to 15 knots.
Saturday Wind variable 10 to 15 knots increasing to northeast 20.
Sunday Wind northeast 20 knots increasing to west 25 to 35.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EST 28 January 2015 Today Tonight and Thursday 6 tenths of grey ice including 2 tenths of grey-white ice except 9 tenths of grey-white ice in the eastern section. 

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Map of Atlantic - Newfoundland marine weather areas Southwestern Grand Banks - 44138 Banquereau - 44139 Tail of the Bank - 44140 Nickerson Bank - 44251 Northeast Burgeo Bank - 44255 Blanc-Sablon Airport Cap Whittle Chevery Natashquan Airport Heath Point Miscou Island Grand Étang Ingonish Beach North Mountain St.Paul Island J.A. Douglas McCurdy Sydney Airport Charlottetown Airport East Point North Cape Argentia Bonavista Burgeo Cape Race Corner Brook Daniel's Harbour Englee Ferolle Point La Scie Port aux Basques Rocky Harbour Sagona Island St. Anthony Airport St. John's Int'l Airport St. Lawrence Stephenville Airport Twillingate Winterland Wreckhouse Cartwright Airport Mary's Harbour Grates Cove Pool's Island Marticot Island Long Pond Îles de la Madeleine Airport
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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 10:00 AM EST 28 January 2015 Today Tonight and Thursday

Ice Edge

Ice edge estimated from Newfoundland near 4835N 5300W to 4930N 5305W to 5035N 5000W to 5400N 5055W to 5655N 5815W to 5800N 5800W then northward. Sea ice west of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

6 tenths of grey ice including 2 tenths of grey-white ice except 9 tenths of grey-white ice in the eastern section.

 

Iceberg Bulletin

Issued 11:00 AM EST 28 January 2015

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 29 Jan estimated from Newfoundland near 4810N 5255W to 5000N 4800W to 5200N 4800W to 6000N 5800W. Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 29 Jan estimated from the Labrador coast near 5200N 5600W to Newfoundland near 5130N 5600W.

Iceberg Count

No confirmed icebergs except less than 10 icebergs east of the western iceberg limit.
Warnings

No watches or warnings in effect.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 8:00 PM NST 28 January 2015 Tonight and Thursday At 8:00 p.m. NST tonight trough located from Nova Scotia to Funk
Island Bank.
By 8:00 p.m. NST Thursday departing low 1004 mb located northeast
of Belle Isle Bank.

At 8:00 p.m. NST tonight quasi-stationary ridge located on a line
east-west over Labrador.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 7:54 PM NST 28 January 2015 A warm frontal trough extending northeastwards from a low pressure
system over Nova Scotia will move northeastwards to exit the marine
district on Thursday. Strong to gale force northeasterlies northwest
of this trough will diminish this evening.

Marine interests are advised that all gale warnings have been ended.

Marine interests are also advised that freezing spray warnings are in
effect for the Gulf waters and Belle Isle Bank.

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