East Coast


Marine Forecast

Issued 03:30 PM NDT 16 October 2018

Tonight and Wednesday.

Storm warning in effect.

Wind south 45 to 55 knots veering to southwest 40 to 50 early this evening then diminishing to west 35 late overnight. Wind diminishing to west 25 Wednesday afternoon then backing to southwest 15 to 20 Wednesday evening.

Rain and fog patches ending early this evening.


Issued 06:00 AM NDT 16 October 2018
Today Tonight and Wednesday. Seas 1 to 2 metres building to 3 to 4 this morning and to 4 to 6 this afternoon. Seas subsiding to 3 to 4 Wednesday morning and to 2 to 3 near noon Wednesday and to 1 to 2 Wednesday evening.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:30 PM NDT 16 October 2018
Thursday Wind southeast 25 knots increasing to southwest 35 late in the day.
Friday Wind southwest 35 knots diminishing to northwest 25.
Saturday Wind light increasing to south 25 knots.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 4 August 2018 Forecasts available to mariners upon request. 

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 4 August 2018

Ice Coverage

Forecasts available to mariners upon request.


Iceberg Bulletin

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 16 October 2018

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 17 Oct estimated from Newfoundland near
5100N 5600W to 5100N 5400W to 5400N 4930W.

Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 17 Oct estimated from the Labrador
coast near 5155N 5600W to Newfoundland near 5130N 5600W.

Iceberg Count

No confirmed icebergs.

Warnings (In effect)

Storm warning in effect

East Coast

Issued 3:30 PM NDT 16 October 2018

'Storm' force winds of 48 to 63 knots are 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.


Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 3:30 PM NDT 16 October 2018 Tonight and Wednesday At 3:30 p.m. NDT today deepening low 971 mb located over the Quebec
Lower North Shore.
By 3:30 p.m. NDT Wednesday low 966 mb located northeast of Belle
Isle Bank.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 3:25 PM NDT 16 October 2018 A low pressure system over the Quebec Lower North Shore will continue
to rapidly deepen as it moves to lie over belle bank overnight and
east of the marine district by Wednesday morning. Gale to storm force
south to southeasterlies ahead of this system will shift to gale to
storm force west to southwesterlies in its wake.

Marine interests are advised that storm warnings are in effect for
all waters except Southeastern Grand Banks where a gale warning is in

Marine interests are also advised that areas between Bay St. George
and Bonne Bay can expect high waves and pounding surf conditions as
well as elevated water levels late this afternoon and tonight.

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