Southeastern Grand Banks

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM NDT 06 July 2015

Today Tonight and Tuesday

Gale warning in effect.

Wind northeast 30 knots except west 30 over southern sections. Wind increasing to northwest 35 early this afternoon then diminishing to northwest 25 late overnight. Wind diminishing to northwest 15 Tuesday morning.

Rain ending late overnight. Fog banks dissipating this evening.

Waves

Issued 06:00 AM NDT 06 July 2015
Today Tonight and Tuesday Seas 2 to 3 metres building to 3 to 5 this morning then subsiding to 2 to 3 Tuesday morning.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM NDT 06 July 2015
Wednesday Wind variable 10 to 15 knots.
Thursday Wind southwest 25 knots.
Friday Wind southwest 15 knots.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 6 July 2015 Today Tonight and Tuesday Bergy water.  

[ Canadian Ice Service ]

Stay connected

ATOM

Weather Conditions

Skip Image

Zoom-in to make a selection

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
Legend:
buoy Buoy
land station Land Station
Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Southeastern Grand Banks

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 6 July 2015 Today Tonight and Tuesday

Ice Edge

Ice edge estimated from Labrador 5705N 6125W to 5720N 5840W to 5800N
5800W then northward. Sea ice north of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Bergy water.

Ice Forecasts

Tail of the Grand Banks

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 6 July 2015 Today Tonight and Tuesday

Ice Edge

Ice edge estimated from Labrador 5705N 6125W to 5720N 5840W to 5800N
5800W then northward. Sea ice north of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Forecasts available to mariners upon request.

 

Iceberg Bulletin

Southeastern Grand Banks

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 5 July 2015

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 5 Jul estimated from Newfoundland near
4650N 5404W to 4600N 5400W to 4145N 5000W to 4145N 4845W to 4645N
4330W to 4900N 4345W to 5530N 4730W to 6000N 5700W.

Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 5 Jul estimated from Quebec near
5031N 5930W to Newfoundland near 4954N 5748W.

Iceberg Count

26 to 50 icebergs.

Iceberg Bulletin

Tail of the Grand Banks

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 5 July 2015

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 5 Jul estimated from Newfoundland near
4650N 5404W to 4600N 5400W to 4145N 5000W to 4145N 4845W to 4645N
4330W to 4900N 4345W to 5530N 4730W to 6000N 5700W.

Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 5 Jul estimated from Quebec near
5031N 5930W to Newfoundland near 4954N 5748W.

Iceberg Count

Forecasts available to mariners upon request.
Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Gale warning in effect

Southeastern Grand Banks

Issued 10:00 AM NDT 06 July 2015

'Gale' force winds of 34 to 47 knots are occurring or expected to occur in this marine area. Watch for updated statements. Please refer to the latest marine forecasts for further details and continue to monitor the situation through Canadian Coast Guard radio or Weatheradio stations.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 10:00 AM NDT 6 July 2015 Today Tonight and Tuesday At 10:00 a.m. NDT today intensifying low 1001 mb located over the
southeastern Grand Banks.
By 3:00 a.m. NDT Tuesday departing low 997 mb located east of the
Grand Banks.

At 10:00 a.m. NDT today ridge located over the Maritimes.
By 10:00 a.m. NDT Tuesday ridge located on a line north-south
over Newfoundland.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 9:52 AM NDT 6 July 2015 A low pressure system over the Southeastern Grand Banks will move
eastward out of the marine district tonight. Strong to gale force
north to northwesterlies are forecast behind this feature.

Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for the
Grand Banks.

Atlantic - Maritimes Area

Another Region

What we are doing

Date modified: