East Coast - north of Cape St. Francis

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 08:00 PM NDT 21 April 2018

Tonight and Sunday.

Wind southwest 25 knots veering to northwest 25 late overnight then diminishing to northwest 15 to 20 near noon Sunday. Wind diminishing to northwest 10 to 15 Sunday evening.

Showers or flurries ending Sunday morning.

Temperatures minus 1 to plus 3.

Waves

Issued 06:00 PM NDT 21 April 2018
Tonight and Sunday. Seas 3 to 4 metres subsiding to 2 to 3 Sunday morning.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:30 PM NDT 21 April 2018
Monday Wind northwest 15 knots.
Tuesday Wind southwest 10 to 15 knots increasing to southwest 20.
Wednesday Wind southwest 20 knots.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 21 April 2018 Today Tonight and Sunday Bergy water except 1 tenth of first-year ice in strips and patches in the northeastern section. 

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Map of Atlantic - Newfoundland marine weather areas Southwestern Grand Banks - 44138 Banquereau - 44139 Tail of the Bank - 44140 Nickerson Bank - 44251 Northeast Burgeo Bank - 44255 Blanc-Sablon Airport Cap Whittle Chevery Natashquan Airport Heath Point Miscou Island 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 Wreckhouse Cartwright Airport Mary's Harbour Grates Cove Pool's Island Marticot Island Long Pond Eskasoni (First Nations) Îles de la Madeleine Airport
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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 21 April 2018 Today Tonight and Sunday

Ice Edge

Ice edge estimated from Newfoundland near 4805N 5255W to 4730N 4915W
to 4830N 4855W to 4940N 5120W to 5340N 5215W to 5640N 5830W to 5800N
5900W then northward. Sea ice west of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Bergy water except 1 tenth of first-year ice in strips and patches
in the northeastern section.

 

Iceberg Bulletin

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 21 April 2018

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 21 Apr estimated from Newfoundland near
4703N 5258W to 4615N 4700W to 4615N 4600W to 4730N 4500W to 4815N
4500W to 5100N 4700W to 5300N 4900W to 5600N 4900W then eastwards.

Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 21 Apr estimated from Quebec near
5012N 6048W to Newfoundland near 4855N 5830W.

Iceberg Count

No confirmed icebergs except 26 to 50 icebergs north of the iceberg
limit.
Warnings

No watches or warnings in effect.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 8:00 PM NDT 21 April 2018 Tonight and Sunday At 8:00 p.m. NDT tonight low 991 mb located over Belle Isle Bank.
By 8:00 p.m. NDT Sunday low 988 mb located east of Belle Isle Bank.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 7:50 PM NDT 21 April 2018 A low pressure system over the Belle Isle Bank will track slowly
eastward out of the district tonight. Gale force northwesterly winds
will develop over northern waters tonight in its wake.

Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for the
Strait of Belle Isle and Belle Isle Bank.

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