Belle Isle Bank

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 08:00 PM NST 20 November 2018

Tonight and Wednesday.

Gale warning in effect.

Wind northeast 25 knots except variable 15 over southeastern sections. Wind increasing to northeast 35 Wednesday morning except variable 15 over southeastern sections. Wind diminishing to variable 15 to 20 Wednesday afternoon.

Periods of snow or rain and fog banks. Visibility 1 mile or less in precipitation and in fog banks.

Waves

Issued 06:00 PM NST 20 November 2018
Tonight and Wednesday. Seas 2 metres building to 3 to 5 near noon Wednesday.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:30 PM NST 20 November 2018
Thursday Wind southwest 35 to 45 knots diminishing to variable 15 to 20 in the afternoon then increasing to southeast 35 late in the day.
Friday Wind east 35 knots veering to south 35.
Saturday Wind north 25 knots.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EST 20 November 2018 Today Tonight and Wednesday Bergy water.  

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Belle Isle Bank

Issued 10:00 AM EST 20 November 2018 Today Tonight and Wednesday

Ice Edge

Ice edge estimated from Labrador near 5345N 5625W to 5435N 5705W to
5555N 6005W to 5750N 6135W to 6005N 6335W to 6040N 6245W then
northeastward. Sea ice north and west of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Bergy water.

Ice Forecasts

Southeast Labrador Sea

Issued 10:00 AM EST 20 November 2018 Today Tonight and Wednesday

Ice Edge

Ice edge estimated from Labrador near 5345N 5625W to 5435N 5705W to
5555N 6005W to 5750N 6135W to 6005N 6335W to 6040N 6245W then
northeastward. Sea ice north and west of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Forecasts available to mariners upon request.

 

Iceberg Bulletin

Belle Isle Bank

Issued 11:00 AM EST 20 November 2018

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 21 Nov estimated from the Labrador coast
near 5222N 5537W to 5100N 5330W to 5100N 5000W to 5300N 5000W to
5600N 5200W to 5730N 5700W to 6000N 6000W to 6100N 5400W to 5800N
5000W then eastwards.

Iceberg Count

No confirmed icebergs except 10 to 25 icebergs north of the iceberg
limit.

Iceberg Bulletin

Southeast Labrador Sea

Issued 11:00 AM EST 20 November 2018

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 21 Nov estimated from the Labrador coast
near 5222N 5537W to 5100N 5330W to 5100N 5000W to 5300N 5000W to
5600N 5200W to 5730N 5700W to 6000N 6000W to 6100N 5400W to 5800N
5000W then eastwards.

Iceberg Count

Forecasts available to mariners upon request.
Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Gale warning in effect

Belle Isle Bank

Issued 8:00 PM NST 20 November 2018

'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 8:00 PM NST 20 November 2018 Tonight and Wednesday At 8:00 p.m. NST tonight deepening low 1004 mb located southwest
of Nova Scotia.
By 8:00 p.m. NST Wednesday deepening low 979 mb located over Belle
Isle Bank.

At 8:00 p.m. NST tonight trough from low located over the East
Coast of Newfoundland.
By 8:00 p.m. NST Wednesday departing trough from low located over
Labrador Sea.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 7:55 PM NST 20 November 2018 A trough of low pressure extending from a low southwest of Nova
Scotia will linger over Newfoundland tonight into Wednesday. Strong
to gale force southerlies will persist across southeastern waters
ahead of the trough.

The trough is expected to push north of the district later on
Wednesday as the deepening low tracks over Newfoundland. Gale force
northeasterlies will develop on Wednesday ahead of the low and behind
the trough, with gale force west to southwesterlies in their wake.

Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for all
waters.

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