Southwestern Grand Banks

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM NDT 28 May 2016

Today Tonight and Sunday

Wind southeast 10 to 15 knots increasing to southeast 20 this afternoon then veering to southwest 20 to 25 this evening. Wind veering to northwest 20 to 25 late overnight then to north 30 Sunday morning.

Periods of rain and fog banks ending Sunday morning. Risk of thunderstorms tonight.

Waves

Issued 06:00 AM NDT 28 May 2016
Today Tonight and Sunday Seas 1 to 2 metres building to 2 to 3 Sunday morning.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM NDT 28 May 2016
Monday Wind north 25 knots diminishing to variable 10 to 15 in the morning.
Tuesday Wind south 25 knots.
Wednesday Wind west 20 knots.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 28 May 2016 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

Southwestern Grand Banks

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 28 May 2016 Today Tonight and Sunday

Ice Edge

Ice edge estimated from Labrador near 5155N 5555W to 5250N 5405W to
5345N 5425W to 5445N 5255W to 5635N 5730W to 5800N 5830W 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 28 May 2016 Today Tonight and Sunday

Ice Edge

Ice edge estimated from Labrador near 5155N 5555W to 5250N 5405W to
5345N 5425W to 5445N 5255W to 5635N 5730W to 5800N 5830W then
northward. Sea ice west of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Forecasts available to mariners upon request.

 

Iceberg Bulletin

Southwestern Grand Banks

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 27 May 2016

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 27 May estimated from Newfoundland near
4643N 5309W to 4315N 4945W to 4315N 4815W to 4400N 4500W to 4615N
3745W to 4745N 3745W to 5200N 4330W to 5300N 4715W to 5600N 4900W
then eastwards.

Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 27 May estimated from Quebec near
5034N 5934W to Newfoundland near 4941N 5749W.

Iceberg Count

No confirmed icebergs.

Iceberg Bulletin

Tail of the Grand Banks

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 27 May 2016

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 27 May estimated from Newfoundland near
4643N 5309W to 4315N 4945W to 4315N 4815W to 4400N 4500W to 4615N
3745W to 4745N 3745W to 5200N 4330W to 5300N 4715W to 5600N 4900W
then eastwards.

Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 27 May estimated from Quebec near
5034N 5934W to Newfoundland near 4941N 5749W.

Iceberg Count

Forecasts available to mariners upon request.
Warnings

No watches or warnings in effect.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 10:00 AM NDT 28 May 2016 Today Tonight and Sunday At 10:00 a.m. NDT today ridge located on a line north-south over
Funk Island Bank.
By 8:00 p.m. NDT tonight ridge located east of the Grand Banks.

At 10:00 a.m. NDT today low 1014 mb located near
Îles-de-la-Madeleine.
By 3:00 a.m. NDT Sunday intensifying low 1008 mb located over the
southwestern Grand Banks.

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