Banquereau - southern half
Issued 10:00 AM ADT 26 March 2019
Today Tonight and Wednesday.
Wind westerly 15 knots veering to northerly 20 this afternoon then diminishing to northerly 15 this evening. Wind increasing to northerly 20 to 25 late overnight then diminishing to northerly 15 to 20 Wednesday evening.
Flurries ending this evening. Visibility 1 mile or less in flurries.
Temperatures plus 2 falling to minus 3 overnight.
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Ice ForecastsIssued 10:00 AM EDT 26 March 2019 Today Tonight and Wednesday
Ice EdgeFirst ice edge estimated from New Brunswick near 4525N 6525W to Nova
Scotia near 4500N 6500W. Sea ice east of the ice edge.
Second ice edge estimated from Nova Scotia near 4450N 6225W to 4450N
6210W to 4510N 6100W to 4615N 5900W to 4605N 5710W to Newfoundland
near 4735N 5625W. Sea ice northwest of the ice edge.
Open water except 2 tenths first-year ice in the extreme
Iceberg BulletinIssued 11:00 AM EDT 25 March 2019
Iceberg LimitIceberg limit at 0000 UTC 25 Mar estimated from Newfoundland near
4640N 5310W to 4110N 5140W to 4110N 4920W to 4615N 4145W to 5000N
4110W to 5620N 5315W to 5650N 5400W to 6020N 5900W to 6200N 5630W to
5740N 4820W then eastwards.
Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 25 Mar estimated from Quebec near
5037N 5928W to Newfoundland near 4942N 5754W.
Iceberg CountNo confirmed icebergs.
No watches or warnings in effect.
Technical Marine SynopsisIssued 10:00 AM ADT 26 March 2019 Today Tonight and Wednesday At 10:00 a.m. ADT today quasi-stationary trough located south of
the Marine District.
At 10:00 a.m. ADT today ridge located on a line northeast-southwest
over the Great Lakes.
By 8:00 p.m. ADT Wednesday ridge located on a line
northeast-southwest over Nova Scotia.
At 10:00 a.m. ADT today trough located near Anticosti Island.
By 3:30 p.m. ADT today departing trough located east of the Marine
Marine Weather StatementIssued 9:27 AM ADT 26 March 2019 A trough of low pressure will persist south of the district today and
Wednesday. Moderate northerlies over the slope waters will increase
to strong northeasterlies later today. Over the southern half of
Laurentian Fan, those northeasterlies are now expected to reach gale
force on Wednesday as the trough intensifies somewhat. Elsewhere
across the district generally moderate to strong northwesterlies will
prevail today and Wednesday with occasional freezing spray expected
over most northern waters.
Marine interests are advised that a gale warning is in effect for
Laurentian Fan - southern half. Freezing spray warnings are in effect
for Cabot Strait, Gulf-Magdalen, Chaleur-Miscou, and Anticosti.
Atlantic - Newfoundland Area
- Banquereau - northern half
- Banquereau - southern half
- Belle Isle Bank
- Bras d'Or Lakes
- Cabot Strait - northern half
- Cabot Strait - southern half
- Chaleur - Miscou
- Eastern Shore
- East Coast - Cape St. Francis and south
- East Coast - north of Cape St. Francis
- Funk Island Bank
- Gulf - Magdalen - northern half
- Gulf - Magdalen - southern half
- Gulf - Port au Port
- Lake Melville
- Laurentian Fan - northern half
- Laurentian Fan - southern half
- Mid Labrador Coast
- Northeast Coast
- Northeast Gulf
- Northern Grand Banks
- Northumberland Strait
- Southeastern Grand Banks
- Southwestern Grand Banks - eastern half
- Southwestern Grand Banks - western half
- Southwest Coast
- South Coast
- South Labrador Coast
- South Labrador Sea
- Strait of Belle Isle
- Arctic - Eastern Arctic
- Arctic - Western Arctic
- Atlantic - Labrador
- Atlantic - Maritimes
- Atlantic - Newfoundland
- Great Lakes - Lake Erie and Lake Ontario
- Great Lakes - Lake Huron
- Great Lakes - Lake Superior
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