Gulf - Port au Port
Issued 08:00 PM NDT 05 May 2015
Tonight and Wednesday
Wind northwest 30 knots diminishing to west 20 late this evening then veering to northwest 25 early Wednesday morning. Wind backing to west 15 to 20 Wednesday evening.
A few flurries or showers beginning late overnight.
Temperatures zero to plus 5.
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Ice ForecastsIssued 10:00 AM EDT 5 May 2015 Today Tonight and Wednesday
Ice EdgeFirst ice edge estimated from Cape Breton Island near 4600N 5950W to
4555N 5925W to 4630N 5830W to 4800N 6000W to 4825N 6120W to Gaspe
Peninsula near 4820N 6440W. Sea ice west and south of the ice edge.
Second ice edge estimated from Quebec near 5015N 6000W to 5005N
5930W to Newfoundland near 5020N 5730W. Sea ice north of the ice
Open water except bergy water in the extreme northeastern section.
Iceberg BulletinIssued 11:00 AM EDT 5 May 2015
Iceberg LimitIceberg limit at 0000 UTC 5 May estimated from Newfoundland near
4721N 5443W to 4530N 5400W to 4145N 5015W to 4145N 4830W to 4600N
4200W to 4800N 4200W to 5300N 4500W to 6000N 5630W.
Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 5 May estimated from Quebec near
5013N 5959W to Newfoundland near 4934N 5755W.
Iceberg CountNo confirmed icebergs.
No watches or warnings in effect.
Technical Marine SynopsisIssued 3:30 PM NDT 5 May 2015 Tonight and Wednesday At 3:30 p.m. NDT today intensifying low 988 mb located over central
By 10:00 a.m. NDT Wednesday low 984 mb located over southern
At 3:30 p.m. NDT today trough from 988 mb low located on a line
northeast-southwest over central Newfoundland.
By 10:00 a.m. NDT Wednesday trough located east of the Grand Banks.
At 3:30 p.m. NDT today departing ridge located southeast of the
Marine Weather StatementIssued 7:50 PM NDT 5 May 2015 An intense low pressure system over the Mid Labrador Coast will
Move to lie over the South Labrador Sea tonight then drift slowly
northward on Wednesday. Over the Belle Isle Bank strong to gale force
southerlies will shift to strong to gale force westerlies this
evening behind the low. Winds will diminish on Wednesday as the low
Marine interests are advised that a gale warning is in effect for the
Belle Isle Bank - northern half.
Atlantic - Maritimes Area
- Banquereau - eastern half
- Banquereau - western half
- Bras d'Or Lakes
- Browns Bank
- Cabot Strait - northern half
- Cabot Strait - southern half
- Chaleur - Miscou - eastern half
- Chaleur - Miscou - western half
- Eastern Shore
- East Coast - Cape St. Francis and south
- East Scotian Slope
- Georges Bank
- Grand Manan
- Gulf - Magdalen - eastern half
- Gulf - Magdalen - western half
- Gulf - Port au Port
- Halifax Harbour and Approaches
- LaHave Bank
- Laurentian Fan
- L'Isle-aux-Coudres to Tadoussac
- Northumberland Strait - eastern half
- Northumberland Strait - western half
- 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
- Arctic - Eastern Arctic
- Arctic - Western Arctic
- Atlantic - Labrador
- Atlantic - Maritimes
- Atlantic - Newfoundland
- Great Lakes - Lake Erie and Lake Ontario
- Great Lakes - Lake Huron
- Great Lakes - Lake Superior
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