East Coast - Cape St. Francis and south
Issued 10:00 AM NDT 29 April 2016
Today Tonight and Saturday
Wind west 25 knots with gusts to 35 along the coast today and tonight. Wind diminishing to west 15 to 20 Saturday afternoon and to variable 10 to 15 Saturday evening.
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Ice ForecastsIssued 10:00 AM EDT 29 April 2016 Today Tonight and Saturday
Ice EdgeIce edge estimated from Newfoundland 4840N 5300W to 4920N 5140W to
5140N 4950W to 5520N 5215W to 5605N 5520W to 5800N 5730W then
northward. Sea ice west of the ice edge.
Bergy water except 1 tenth of first-year ice in the extreme northern
Iceberg BulletinIssued 11:00 AM EDT 29 April 2016
Iceberg LimitIceberg limit at 0000 UTC 29 Apr estimated from Newfoundland near
4644N 5305W to 4345N 4945W to 4345N 4745W to 4515N 4200W to 4630N
4045W to 4845N 4200W to 5000N 4300W to 5300N 4730W to 5600N 4900W
Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 29 Apr estimated from Quebec near
5119N 5759W to Newfoundland near 5042N 5723W.
Iceberg CountNo confirmed icebergs except less than 10 icebergs north of the
No watches or warnings in effect.
Technical Marine SynopsisIssued 10:00 AM NDT 29 April 2016 Today Tonight and Saturday At 10:00 a.m. NDT today intensifying low 980 mb located northeast
of Belle Isle Bank.
By 3:30 p.m. NDT today low 977 mb located over southwestern
At 10:00 a.m. NDT today ridge located over the Gulf of Maine.
By 10:00 a.m. NDT Saturday quasi-stationary ridge located on a
line east-west over the southern Grand Banks.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 9:55 AM NDT 29 April 2016 A low pressure system northeast of Belle Isle Bank will intensify as
it moves southwestward towards the marine district today. Strong to
gale force west to southwesterlies will develop over most waters
today as this system approaches.
Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for the
Strait of Belle Isle, Gulf waters, East Coast - north of Cape St.
Francis, Northeast Coast, Belle Isle Bank and Funk Island Bank.
Marine interests are also advised that a freezing spray warning is if
effect for the Belle Isle Bank.
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- Anticosti - northeastern half
- Anticosti - southwestern half
- Banquereau - northern half
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- Bras d'Or Lakes
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- Cabot Strait - northern half
- Cabot Strait - southern half
- Chaleur - Miscou
- Eastern Shore
- East Coast - Cape St. Francis and south
- East Scotian Slope
- Georges Bank
- Grand Manan
- Gulf - Magdalen - northern half
- Gulf - Magdalen - southern half
- Gulf - Port au Port
- Halifax Harbour and Approaches
- LaHave Bank
- Laurentian Fan
- L'Isle-aux-Coudres to Tadoussac
- Northumberland Strait
- Pointe à Michel to Pointe-des-Monts
- Pointe-des-Monts to Anticosti - northern half
- Pointe-des-Monts to Anticosti - southern half
- Southeastern Grand Banks
- Southwestern Grand Banks
- Southwestern Shore
- Southwest Coast
- South Coast
- Tadoussac to Pointe à Michel
- West Scotian Slope
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