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Marine Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM NST 04 March 2021

Today Tonight and Friday.

Gale warning in effect.

Wind south 25 to 35 knots becoming southwest 25 early this evening then backing to south 15 to 20 Friday morning. Wind diminishing to south 10 to 15 Friday evening.

Flurries. Visibility 1 mile or less in flurries.

Freezing spray warning in effect.

Occasional freezing spray ending this afternoon.

Temperatures minus 6 to minus 3 rising to minus 2 this afternoon.

Waves

Issued 06:00 PM NST 03 March 2021
Tonight and Thursday. Outside the ice edge seas 2 to 3 metres building to 3 to 4 near midnight.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM NST 04 March 2021
Saturday Wind southwest 25 knots.
Sunday Wind southwest 25 knots.
Monday Wind northwest 15 knots.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EST 3 March 2021 Today Tonight and Thursday Bergy water except 3 tenths grey-white ice including 1 tenth first-year ice in the northwestern section. 

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 10:00 AM EST 3 March 2021 Today Tonight and Thursday

Ice Edge

Ice edge estimated from Newfoundland near 4839N 5303W to 4912N 5250W
to 5007N 5418W to 5125N 5306W to 5421N 5241W to 5802N 5825W then
northeastward. Sea ice west of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Bergy water except 3 tenths grey-white ice including 1 tenth
first-year ice in the northwestern section.

 

Iceberg Bulletin

Issued 2:59 PM EST 3 March 2021

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 4 Mar estimated from Newfoundland near
4914N 5332W to 5100N 4930W to 5500N 5130W to 6010N 5700W to 6020N
5550W to 5745N 5225W to 5700N 4520W then eastwards.

Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 4 Mar estimated from the Labrador
coast near 5135N 5644W to Newfoundland near 5121N 5633W.

Iceberg Count

No confirmed icebergs except less than 10 icebergs northwest of the
iceberg limit.
Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Gale warning in effect

Northeast Coast

Issued 03:00 AM NST 04 March 2021

'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.

Freezing spray warning in effect

Northeast Coast

Issued 03:00 AM NST 04 March 2021

Moderate or severe freezing spray is occurring or expected to occur in this marine area. 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 3:00 AM NST 4 March 2021 Today Tonight and Friday At 3:00 a.m. NST today quasi-stationary low 970 mb located south
of Lake Melville.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 2:53 AM NST 4 March 2021 Strong to gale force south to southwesterlies over most of the
district will gradually diminish today through Friday as a stationary
low pressure system south of Lake Melville slowly weakens.

Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for all
waters except Southeastern Grand Banks.

Marine interests are also advised that freezing spray warnings are in
effect for Strait of Belle Isle, Gulf waters, South Coast, East
Coast, Northeast Coast, and Belle Isle Bank.

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