Issued 08:00 PM NST 15 December 2018
Tonight and Sunday.
Wind northwest 30 knots and locally gusts to 40 along the coast overnight and Sunday. Wind diminishing to northwest 20 Sunday evening.
Showers or flurries changing to flurries near midnight. Visibility 1 mile or less in precipitation.
Temperatures minus 2 to plus 2.
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Ice ForecastsIssued 10:00 AM EST 15 December 2018 Today Tonight and Sunday
Ice EdgeFirst ice edge estimated from Newfoundland near 4835N 5310W to 4845N
5335W to 4915N 5325W to Newfoundland near 4915N 5330W. Sea ice
southwest of the ice edge.
Second ice edge estimated from Newfoundland near 4925N 5355W to
4945N 5445W to Newfoundland near 4930N 5510W. Sea ice south of the
Third ice edge estimated from Newfoundland near 4955N 5540W to 5020N
5620W to 5115N 5530W to Newfoundland near 5125N 5530W. Sea ice south
and west of the ice edge.
Fourth ice edge estimated from Newfoundland near 5135N 5525W to
5250N 5430W to 5420N 5530W to 5650N 6010W to 5800N 5910W then
eastward. Sea ice west and north of the ice edge.
Ice free except 2 tenths new ice along parts of the coast in the
Iceberg BulletinIssued 11:00 AM EST 15 December 2018
Iceberg LimitIceberg limit at 0000 UTC 16 Dec estimated from the Labrador coast
near 5300N 5553W to 5300N 5000W to 5730N 5700W to 6000N 5900W.
Iceberg CountNo confirmed icebergs.
No watches or warnings in effect.
Technical Marine SynopsisIssued 8:00 PM NST 15 December 2018 Tonight and Sunday At 8:00 p.m. NST tonight trough located on a line
northeast-southwest over the eastern Grand Banks.
By 10:00 a.m. NST Sunday departing trough located east of the
At 3:00 a.m. NST Sunday ridge located over Quebec.
By 8:00 p.m. NST Sunday ridge located on a line northwest-southeast
over Nova Scotia.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 7:48 PM NST 15 December 2018 A trough over the Eastern Grand Banks will move to lie east of the
marine district by Sunday morning. Strong to gale force west to
southwesterlies ahead of the trough will veer to strong to near gale
force west to northwesterlies in its wake.
Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for the
Marine interests are also advised that a freezing spray warning is in
effect for Strait of Belle Isle.
Atlantic - Newfoundland Area
- Belle Isle Bank
- Bras d'Or Lakes
- Cabot Strait
- Chaleur - Miscou
- Eastern Shore
- East Coast
- Funk Island Bank
- Gulf - Magdalen - northeastern half
- Gulf - Magdalen - southwestern half
- Gulf - Port au Port - northwestern half
- Gulf - Port au Port - southeastern half
- Lake Melville
- Laurentian Fan - northeastern half
- Mid Labrador Coast
- Northeast Coast
- Northeast Gulf - northwestern half
- Northeast Gulf - southeastern half
- Northern Grand Banks
- Northumberland Strait
- Southeastern Grand Banks
- Southwestern Grand Banks
- 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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