Southwestern Grand Banks

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM NDT 31 August 2015

Today Tonight and Tuesday

Wind southwest 15 knots backing to south 20 this evening then veering to west 25 near noon Tuesday.

Periods of rain ending late overnight.

Waves

Issued 06:00 AM NDT 31 August 2015
Today Tonight and Tuesday Seas 1 to 2 metres building to 2 to 3 Tuesday morning.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM NDT 31 August 2015
Wednesday Wind northwest 25 knots.
Thursday Wind northwest 15 knots.
Friday Wind northwest 15 knots.

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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 11 July 2015 Forecasts have ended for the season.

Ice Forecasts

Tail of the Grand Banks

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 11 July 2015 Forecasts have ended for the season.
 

Iceberg Bulletin

Southwestern Grand Banks

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 30 August 2015

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 30 Aug estimated from Newfoundland near
5100N 5554W to 5145N 5015W to 5245N 5015W to 5530N 5230W to 6000N
6030W.

Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 30 Aug estimated from Quebec near
5124N 5711W to Newfoundland near 5103N 5658W.

Iceberg Count

No confirmed icebergs.

Iceberg Bulletin

Tail of the Grand Banks

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 30 August 2015

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 30 Aug estimated from Newfoundland near
5100N 5554W to 5145N 5015W to 5245N 5015W to 5530N 5230W to 6000N
6030W.

Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 30 Aug estimated from Quebec near
5124N 5711W to Newfoundland near 5103N 5658W.

Iceberg Count

Forecasts available to mariners upon request.
Warnings

No watches or warnings in effect.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 10:00 AM NDT 31 August 2015 Today Tonight and Tuesday At 10:00 a.m. NDT today low 996 mb located over Quebec.
By 10:00 a.m. NDT Tuesday low 996 mb located over southern
Newfoundland.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 9:59 AM NDT 31 August 2015 A low pressure system currently located over Quebec will move to lie
over Newfoundland by Tuesday morning. Winds will increase to
generally strong southerly ahead of the low and shift to gale force
northerly behind it.

Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for
Strait of Belle Isle, Northeast Gulf, Gulf - Port au Port, Southwest
Coast, Northeast Coast and Belle Isle Bank - western half.

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