Southeastern Grand Banks

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 03:30 PM NDT 06 May 2016

Tonight and Saturday

Wind southwest 25 knots diminishing to southwest 15 Saturday afternoon.

Showers and fog banks.

Waves

Issued 06:00 AM NDT 06 May 2016
Today Tonight and Saturday Seas 2 to 3 metres building to 3 to 4 this evening then subsiding to 2 to 3 Saturday afternoon.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:30 PM NDT 06 May 2016
Sunday Wind southwest 20 knots.
Monday Wind southwest 25 knots.
Tuesday Wind southwest 25 knots.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 6 May 2016 Today Tonight and Saturday Bergy water.  

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Southeastern Grand Banks

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 6 May 2016 Today Tonight and Saturday

Ice Edge

First ice edge estimated from Newfoundland near 4915N 5330W to 4905N
5230W to 5025N 4830W to 5520N 5140W to 5625N 5615W to 5800N 5800W
then northward. Sea ice west of the ice edge.

Second ice edge estimated from Labrador near 5150N 5615W to
Newfoundland near 5130N 5610W. Sea ice northeast of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Bergy water.

Ice Forecasts

Tail of the Grand Banks

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 6 May 2016 Today Tonight and Saturday

Ice Edge

First ice edge estimated from Newfoundland near 4915N 5330W to 4905N
5230W to 5025N 4830W to 5520N 5140W to 5625N 5615W to 5800N 5800W
then northward. Sea ice west of the ice edge.

Second ice edge estimated from Labrador near 5150N 5615W to
Newfoundland near 5130N 5610W. Sea ice northeast of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Forecasts available to mariners upon request.

 

Iceberg Bulletin

Southeastern Grand Banks

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 6 May 2016

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 6 May estimated from Newfoundland near
4707N 5255W to 4200N 5015W to 4200N 4845W to 4615N 4200W to 4900N
4200W to 5130N 4430W to 5300N 4715W to 5600N 4900W then eastwards.

Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 6 May estimated from Quebec near
5125N 5751W to Newfoundland near 5046N 5701W.

Iceberg Count

No confirmed icebergs except 10 to 25 icebergs northeast of the
iceberg limit.

Iceberg Bulletin

Tail of the Grand Banks

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 6 May 2016

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 6 May estimated from Newfoundland near
4707N 5255W to 4200N 5015W to 4200N 4845W to 4615N 4200W to 4900N
4200W to 5130N 4430W to 5300N 4715W to 5600N 4900W then eastwards.

Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 6 May estimated from Quebec near
5125N 5751W to Newfoundland near 5046N 5701W.

Iceberg Count

Forecasts available to mariners upon request.
Warnings

No watches or warnings in effect.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 3:33 PM NDT 6 May 2016 Tonight and Saturday At 3:30 p.m. NDT today low 1006 mb located over southwestern
Newfoundland.
By 3:00 a.m. NDT Saturday departing low 1006 mb located over Funk
Island Bank.

At 3:30 p.m. NDT today trough from 1006 mb low located on a line
east-west over the East Coast of Newfoundland.
By 3:00 a.m. NDT Saturday trough from 1006 mb low located east of
Funk Island Bank.

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