Southeastern Grand Banks

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM NDT 23 May 2017

Today Tonight and Wednesday.

Wind northwest 25 knots with gusts to 35 over eastern sections this morning. Wind diminishing to northwest 15 to 20 this evening and to light after midnight. Wind increasing to south 15 to 20 Wednesday afternoon.

Showers ending this morning. Showers and fog banks beginning Wednesday evening.

Waves

Issued 06:00 AM NDT 23 May 2017
Today Tonight and Wednesday. Seas 3 to 5 metres subsiding to 2 to 3 this evening and to 1 to 2 Wednesday morning. Seas building to 2 to 3 Wednesday evening.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM NDT 23 May 2017
Thursday Wind southeast 20 knots diminishing to north 15 in the afternoon.
Friday Wind variable 10 to 15 knots increasing to southeast 25.
Saturday Wind south 20 knots.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 22 May 2017 Today Tonight and Tuesday Bergy water.  

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Southeastern Grand Banks

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 22 May 2017 Today Tonight and Tuesday

Ice Edge

Ice edge estimated from Newfoundland near 4745N 5245W to 4840N 5105W
to 5150N 5250W to 5255N 5120W to 5540N 5130W to 5655N 5705W to 5800N
5730W then northward. Sea ice west of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Bergy water.

Ice Forecasts

Tail of the Grand Banks

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 22 May 2017 Today Tonight and Tuesday

Ice Edge

Ice edge estimated from Newfoundland near 4745N 5245W to 4840N 5105W
to 5150N 5250W to 5255N 5120W to 5540N 5130W to 5655N 5705W to 5800N
5730W then northward. Sea ice west of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Forecasts available to mariners upon request.

 

Iceberg Bulletin

Southeastern Grand Banks

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 22 May 2017

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 22 May estimated from Newfoundland near
4737N 5630W to 4445N 5700W to 4215N 5100W to 4215N 4815W to 4445N
4315W to 5300N 4845W to 5600N 4900W then eastwards.

Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 22 May estimated from Quebec near
5018N 6259W to Anticosti Island near 4943N 6300W and then from
Anticosti Island near 4907N 6207W to 4830N 6143W to Newfoundland
near 4736N 5913W.

Iceberg Count

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

Iceberg Bulletin

Tail of the Grand Banks

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 22 May 2017

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 22 May estimated from Newfoundland near
4737N 5630W to 4445N 5700W to 4215N 5100W to 4215N 4815W to 4445N
4315W to 5300N 4845W to 5600N 4900W then eastwards.

Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 22 May estimated from Quebec near
5018N 6259W to Anticosti Island near 4943N 6300W and then from
Anticosti Island near 4907N 6207W to 4830N 6143W to Newfoundland
near 4736N 5913W.

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 May 2017 Today Tonight and Wednesday At 3:00 a.m. NDT today ridge located on a line north-south over
Newfoundland.
By 3:00 a.m. NDT Wednesday ridge located on a line north-south
over the Grand Banks.

At 3:30 p.m. NDT today approaching trough located on a line
east-west over eastern Quebec.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 2:53 AM NDT 23 May 2017 Marine interests are advised that all warnings have ended.

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