Strait of Belle Isle - western half
Issued 08:00 PM NDT 21 October 2016
Tonight and Saturday
Gale warning in effect.
Wind south 10 to 15 knots backing to east 20 late overnight then increasing to northeast 35 early Saturday evening. Wind increasing to northeast 45 late Saturday evening.
Rain and fog banks.
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Ice ForecastsIssued 10:00 AM EDT 25 July 2016
Forecasts available to mariners upon request.
Iceberg BulletinIssued 11:00 AM EDT 21 October 2016
Iceberg LimitIceberg limit at 0000 UTC 22 Oct estimated from the Labrador coast
near 5210N 5545W to 5230N 5230W to 5400N 5300W to 5800N 5700W to
6000N 5400W to 5800N 5100W then eastwards.
Iceberg CountNo confirmed icebergs except less than 10 icebergs north of the
Warnings (In effect)
Strait of Belle Isle - western halfIssued 03:00 AM NDT 22 October 2016
'Gale' force winds of 34 to 47 knots are occurring or expected to occur in this marine area. Watch for updated statements. Please refer to the latest marine forecasts for further details and continue to monitor the situation through Canadian Coast Guard radio or Weatheradio stations.
Technical Marine SynopsisIssued 3:00 AM NDT 22 October 2016 Today Tonight and Sunday At 3:00 a.m. NDT today ridge located on a line northwest-southeast
over Belle Isle Bank.
By 10:00 a.m. NDT today departing ridge located east of the Marine
At 3:30 p.m. NDT today deepening low 987 mb located over New
By 3:30 p.m. NDT Sunday low 979 mb located north of the St. Lawrence
At 3:30 p.m. NDT today intensifying trough from low located over
By 3:30 p.m. NDT Sunday trough from low located on a line east-west
over the Great Northern Peninsula.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 2:48 AM NDT 22 October 2016 A low pressure system over New England will deepen as it moves to lie
over Southern Quebec Sunday morning. A trough extending east of the
low will intensify as it approaches the district from the south this
afternoon. Strong to gale force northeasterlies are forecast to
develop north of the trough while strong to gale force southerlies
are forecast to its south.
Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for all
waters except East Coast - north of Cape St. Francis, Northeast
Coast, and Funk Island Bank.
Atlantic - Newfoundland Area
- Belle Isle Bank
- Bras d'Or Lakes
- Cabot Strait - northern half
- Cabot Strait - southern half
- Chaleur - Miscou
- Eastern Shore
- East Coast - Cape St. Francis and south
- East Coast - north of Cape St. Francis
- Funk Island Bank
- Gulf - Magdalen
- Gulf - Port au Port - northwestern half
- Gulf - Port au Port - southeastern half
- Lake Melville
- Laurentian Fan
- Mid Labrador Coast
- Northeast Coast - Cape St. John and south
- Northeast Coast - north of Cape St. John
- Northeast Gulf - northwestern half
- Northeast Gulf - southeastern half
- Northern Grand Banks
- Northumberland Strait
- Southeastern Grand Banks
- Southwestern Grand Banks
- Southwest Coast
- South Coast
- South Labrador Coast
- South Labrador Sea
- 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
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