Southwestern Grand Banks: Synopsis
Technical Marine SynopsisIssued 3:00 AM NST 6 December 2013 Today Tonight and Saturday At 3:00 a.m. NST today ridge located on a line north-south over
By 8:00 p.m. NST tonight departing ridge located southeast of the
At 3:00 a.m. NST today trough located over Quebec.
By 3:00 a.m. NST Saturday trough located on a line
northeast-southwest over eastern Newfoundland.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 2:52 AM NST 6 December 2013 A trough of low pressure currently over Quebec will move across
Newfoundland tonight and across the Grand Banks on Saturday. Strong
to gale force southerlies ahead of the trough will switch to strong
to gale force westerlies in its wake.
Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for the
South Coast, East Coast, Belle Isle Bank, Funk Island Bank, and the
Northern Grand Banks.
Marine interests are also advised that freezing spray warnings are in
effect for the Strait of Belle Isle and Belle Isle Bank.
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