Southwest Coast


Marine Forecast

Issued 03:30 PM NDT 24 October 2016

Tonight and Tuesday

Wind southwest 30 knots with gusts to 40 along the coast. Wind diminishing to southwest 15 late this evening.

A few showers.


Issued 06:00 AM NDT 24 October 2016
Today Tonight and Tuesday Seas 3 to 4 metres subsiding to 2 to 3 after midnight.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:30 PM NDT 24 October 2016
Wednesday Wind northeast 20 knots.
Thursday Wind northeast 20 knots.
Friday Wind northeast 10 to 15 knots.

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 25 May 2016 Forecasts have ended for the season.

Iceberg Bulletin

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 24 October 2016

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 25 Oct estimated from the Labrador coast
near 5210N 5545W to 5230N 5230W to 5400N 5300W to 5800N 5700W to
6000N 5400W to 5800N 5100W then eastwards.

Iceberg Count

No confirmed icebergs.

No watches or warnings in effect.


Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 3:30 PM NDT 24 October 2016 Tonight and Tuesday At 3:30 p.m. NDT today trough located on a line northeast-southwest
over southeastern Labrador.
By 3:30 p.m. NDT Tuesday trough located on a line
northeast-southwest over The Bonavista Peninsula.

At 3:30 p.m. NDT today low 1004 mb located south of the Maritimes.
By 10:00 a.m. NDT Tuesday low 1001 mb located over the East Coast
of Newfoundland.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 3:15 PM NDT 24 October 2016 A developing low pressure system approaching from the southwest will
pass just southeast of the Avalon Peninsula early Tuesday then move
east of the Funk Island Bank Tuesday afternoon. A brief period of
south to southeasterly gales are forecast to spread over areas to the
south and east of its track.

Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for the
East Coast - Cape St. Francis and south, Northern Grand Banks and
Southwestern Grand Banks.

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