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Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM AST 21 November 2019

Today Tonight and Friday.

Wind northeasterly 25 knots backing to north 20 late overnight then to northwest 15 near noon Friday. Wind diminishing to light Friday afternoon then becoming southeast 15 Friday evening.

Periods of rain ending this evening.

Waves

Issued 05:00 AM AST 21 November 2019
Today Tonight and Friday. Seas 2 to 3 metres building to 3 to 4 early this evening then subsiding to 2 to 3 late overnight. Seas subsiding to 1 to 2 Friday morning and to 1 or less Friday evening.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM AST 21 November 2019
Saturday Wind southeast 35 knots becoming west 35 in the afternoon.
Sunday Wind west 35 knots diminishing to variable 10 to 15.
Monday Wind southeast 35 knots.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EST 20 November 2019 Today Tonight and Thursday Ice free. 

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Map of Atlantic - Newfoundland marine weather areas Banquereau - 44139 Blanc-Sablon Airport Cap Whittle Chevery Natashquan Airport Heath Point Îles de la Madeleine Airport Miscou Island Eskasoni (First Nations) Grand Étang Ingonish Beach North Mountain St.Paul Island J.A. Douglas McCurdy Sydney Airport Charlottetown Airport East Point North Cape Argentia Bonavista Burgeo Cape Race Corner Brook Daniel's Harbour Englee Ferolle Point La Scie Port aux Basques Rocky Harbour Sagona Island St. Anthony Airport St. John's Int'l Airport St. Lawrence Stephenville Airport Twillingate Winterland Branch Hill Wreckhouse Grates Cove Pool's Island Marticot Island Long Pond Cartwright Airport Mary's Harbour
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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 10:00 AM EST 20 November 2019 Today Tonight and Thursday

Ice Edge

Ice edge estimated from Nova Scotia near 4550N 6155W to 4840N 6045W
to Quebec near 5125N 5735W. Sea ice northwest of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Ice free.

 

Iceberg Bulletin

Issued 11:00 AM EST 20 November 2019

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 21 Nov estimated from the Labrador coast
near 5155N 5600W to 5130N 5415W to 5245N 5230W to 5530N 5400W to
6100N 5900W to 6200N 5400W to 5800N 4800W then eastwards.

Iceberg Count

No confirmed icebergs.
Warnings

No watches or warnings in effect.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 10:00 AM AST 21 November 2019 Today Tonight and Friday At 10:00 a.m. AST today low 990 mb located over Laurentian Fan.
By 10:00 a.m. AST Friday low 983 mb located east of Newfoundland.

At 10:00 a.m. AST Friday approaching trough located west of the
Marine District.

At 8:00 p.m. AST tonight ridge located west of the Marine District.
By 10:00 a.m. AST Friday weakening ridge located on a line
north-south over the Marine District.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 9:50 AM AST 21 November 2019 A low pressure system over Laurentian Fan will move slowly
northeastward to lie east of Banquereau this evening. Strong to gale
force northeasterlies north of the low shift to strong to gale force
northwesterlies in its wake.

Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for
eastern shore - eastern half, Sable - eastern half, Fourchu, and
Banquereau.

Outlook for the start of the Southwest Nova lobster fishery.
Sunday...Winds west 10 to 15 knots diminishing to light in the
Morning then increasing to southeast 15 to 20 in the
Afternoon and to east 30 in the evening.
Monday...Winds southwest 25 to 30 knots increasing to west 30 in
The evening.
Tuesday...Winds northwest 25 knots diminishing to northwest 15 in the
Morning and to light in the afternoon.

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