Southeastern Grand Banks

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM NDT 23 April 2017

Today Tonight and Monday

Wind light increasing to north 20 knots overnight.

Periods of rain and fog banks ending overnight.

Waves

Issued 06:00 PM NDT 22 April 2017
Tonight and Sunday Seas 2 to 3 metres.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM NDT 23 April 2017
Tuesday Wind north 15 to 20 knots diminishing to variable 10 to 15 in the afternoon.
Wednesday Wind variable 10 to 15 knots increasing to south 15 to 20.
Thursday Wind south 20 knots.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 22 April 2017 Today Tonight and Sunday Bergy water.  

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Map of Atlantic - Maritimes marine weather areas East Scotia Slope - 44137 Southwestern Grand Banks - 44138 Banquereau - 44139 Laurentian Fan - 44141 LaHave Bank - 44150 Northeast Burgeo Bank - 44255 Halifax Harbour - 44258 Mont-Louis - 45138 Baie-Comeau Airport Havre-Saint-Pierre Airport Longue-Pointe-de-Mingan Sept-Îles Airport Cap-d'Espoir Rivière-la-Madeleine Gaspé Airport Heath Point La Pocatière Mont-Joli Airport New Carlisle Pointe-au-Père Port Menier Bas Caraquet Bathurst Airport Bouctouche AAFC Charlo Eskasoni (First Nations) Miramichi Fundy Park (Alma) Grand Manan Kouchibouguac Miscou Island Greater Moncton Int'l Airport Point Lepreau Saint John Airport St. Stephen Baccaro Point Beaver Island Brier Island Caribou Point Debert Grand Étang CFB Greenwood Hart Island Ingonish Beach Kentville AAFC Lunenburg McNabs Island Nappan AAFC North Mountain Parrsboro Sable Island St.Paul Island Shearwater Airport J.A. Douglas McCurdy Sydney Airport Tracadie Western Head Yarmouth Airport Charlottetown Airport East Point North Cape Summerside Burgeo Port aux Basques Sagona Island St. Lawrence Stephenville Airport Winterland Wreckhouse Île aux Perroquets Île Rouge Pointe-des-Monts Pointe-Noire Île Bicquette Cap-Chat Îles de la Madeleine Airport
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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Southeastern Grand Banks

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 22 April 2017 Today Tonight and Sunday

Ice Edge

Ice edge estimated from Newfoundland near 4700N 5410W to 4640N 5505W
to 4555N 5505W to 4620N 5210W to 5220N 5025W to 5505N 5250W to 5700N
5700W to 5800N 5700W then northeastward. Sea ice north and west of
the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Bergy water.

Ice Forecasts

Tail of the Grand Banks

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 22 April 2017 Today Tonight and Sunday

Ice Edge

Ice edge estimated from Newfoundland near 4700N 5410W to 4640N 5505W
to 4555N 5505W to 4620N 5210W to 5220N 5025W to 5505N 5250W to 5700N
5700W to 5800N 5700W then northeastward. Sea ice north and west of
the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Forecasts available to mariners upon request.

 

Iceberg Bulletin

Southeastern Grand Banks

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 22 April 2017

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 22 Apr estimated from Newfoundland near
4740N 5720W to 4430N 5645W to 4100N 5130W to 4100N 4645W to 4800N
4215W to 5115N 4400W to 5300N 4945W to 5600N 4900W then eastwards.

Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 22 Apr estimated from Newfoundland
near 4736N 5909W to Anticosti Island near 5022N 6323W.

Iceberg Count

More than 100 icebergs.

Iceberg Bulletin

Tail of the Grand Banks

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 22 April 2017

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 22 Apr estimated from Newfoundland near
4740N 5720W to 4430N 5645W to 4100N 5130W to 4100N 4645W to 4800N
4215W to 5115N 4400W to 5300N 4945W to 5600N 4900W then eastwards.

Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 22 Apr estimated from Newfoundland
near 4736N 5909W to Anticosti Island near 5022N 6323W.

Iceberg Count

Forecasts available to mariners upon request.
Warnings

No watches or warnings in effect.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 3:00 AM NDT 23 April 2017 Today Tonight and Monday At 3:00 a.m. NDT today trough located on a line north-south over
the northern Grand Banks.
By 3:30 p.m. NDT today departing low 1000 mb located over Labrador
Sea.

At 3:00 a.m. NDT today low 1005 mb located south of Nova Scotia.
By 3:00 a.m. NDT Monday low 1007 mb located over the southeastern
Grand Banks.

At 3:00 a.m. NDT Monday approaching trough located on a line
north-south over the Gulf of St. Lawrence.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 3:10 AM NDT 23 April 2017 A trough of low pressure over Western Quebec will approach the
district Monday morning. Strong southerly winds ahead of this feature
will shift to strong to gale force westerlies in its wake Monday
afternoon.

Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for the
Gulf waters.

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