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Marine Forecast

Issued 03:30 PM NST 25 November 2015

Tonight and Thursday

Wind northwest 30 knots diminishing to northwest 15 to 20 late overnight and to light Thursday morning. Wind increasing to southwest 15 to 20 Thursday afternoon and to southwest 25 Thursday evening.

A few flurries or showers ending late overnight.


Issued 06:10 AM NST 25 November 2015
Today Tonight and Thursday Seas 2 to 3 metres subsiding to 1 to 2 late overnight.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:30 PM NST 25 November 2015
Friday Wind southwest 25 to 35 knots.
Saturday Wind southwest 25 to 35 knots becoming north 25.
Sunday Wind north 15 to 20 knots diminishing to variable 10 to 15.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EST 25 November 2015 Today Tonight and Thursday Ice free. 

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Ice Forecasts

Issued 10:00 AM EST 25 November 2015 Today Tonight and Thursday

Ice Edge

First ice edge estimated from Labrador near 5345N 5700W to Labrador
near 5430N 5725W. Sea ice west of the ice edge.

Second ice edge estimated from Labrador near 5505N 5920W to 5600N
6035W to 5750N 6140W to Labrador near 6015N 6420W. Sea ice west of
the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Ice free.


Iceberg Bulletin

Issued 11:00 AM EST 25 November 2015

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 26 Nov estimated from the Labrador coast
near 5230N 5545W to 5230N 5430W to 5500N 5430W to 6000N 6000W.

Iceberg Count

No confirmed icebergs.

No watches or warnings in effect.


Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 3:30 PM NST 25 November 2015 Tonight and Thursday At 3:30 p.m. NST today trough located on a line northeast-southwest
over Funk Island Bank.
By 3:00 a.m. NST Thursday departing trough located east of Funk
Island Bank.

At 8:00 p.m. NST tonight low 1010 mb located near James Bay.
By 8:00 p.m. NST Thursday deepening low 996 mb located over
northwestern Labrador Sea.

At 3:30 p.m. NST today high 1044 mb located over the Gulf of Maine.
By 3:30 p.m. NST Thursday high 1050 mb located over the southwestern
Grand Banks.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 3:23 PM NST 25 November 2015 A low pressure system is expected to move northeastward through
Northern Quebec on Thursday while a ridge of high pressure builds
over the Grand Banks. Strong to gale force southwesterly winds will
develop throughout the day on Thursday between these two features.

Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for
Strait of Belle Isle, Northeast Gulf, Gulf - Port au Port, Northeast
Coast, Belle Isle Bank, and Funk Island Bank.

Marine interests are also advised that a freezing spray warning is in
effect for the Strait of Belle Isle.

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