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Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM ADT 18 June 2018

Today Tonight and Tuesday.

Gale warning in effect.

Wind light increasing to southeast 10 to 15 knots this morning and to south 20 this afternoon. Wind increasing to southwest 30 this evening and to southwest 35 overnight. Wind diminishing to southwest 25 to 30 Tuesday morning then veering to west 25 Tuesday afternoon. Wind veering to northwest 15 to 20 Tuesday evening.

Showers beginning this morning and ending Tuesday afternoon. Risk of thunderstorms overnight and Tuesday morning. Fog patches forming overnight and dissipating Tuesday afternoon.

Waves

Issued 05:00 PM ADT 17 June 2018
Tonight and Monday. Seas 1 metre building to 2 to 3 Monday evening.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM ADT 18 June 2018
Wednesday Wind westerly 15 knots backing to southwest 15 to 20 in the afternoon.
Thursday Wind southwest 20 knots diminishing to variable 10 to 15.
Friday Wind northwesterly 15 knots backing to southwest 15 to 20.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 26 May 2018 Forecasts available to mariners upon request. 

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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 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 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 EDT 26 May 2018

Ice Edge

Ice edge is outside the forecast region.

Ice Coverage

Forecasts available to mariners upon request.

 

Iceberg Bulletin

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 17 June 2018

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 17 Jun estimated from Newfoundland near
4706N 5508W to 4615N 5330W to 4500N 4700W to 4515N 4530W to 4800N
4500W to 5700N 5100W.

Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 17 Jun estimated from Quebec near
5016N 6023W to Newfoundland near 4917N 5810W.

Iceberg Count

No confirmed icebergs.
Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Gale warning in effect

Fourchu

Issued 03:00 AM ADT 18 June 2018

'Gale' force winds of 34 to 47 knots are occurring or expected to occur in this marine area. Watch for updated statements. Please refer to the latest marine forecasts for further details and continue to monitor the situation through Canadian Coast Guard radio or Weatheradio stations.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 3:00 AM ADT 18 June 2018 Today Tonight and Tuesday At 3:00 a.m. ADT today warm front from 1003 mb low located on a
line north-south over western New Brunswick.
By 8:00 p.m. ADT tonight warm front from 993 mb low located on a
line north-south over Cape Breton Island.

At 8:00 p.m. ADT tonight cold front from 993 mb low located on a
line northeast-southwest over northern New Brunswick.
By 8:00 p.m. ADT Tuesday cold front from 983 mb low located on a
line northeast-southwest over Laurentian Fan.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 2:55 AM ADT 18 June 2018 A developing low pressure system over Quebec will move eastward to
lie over Anticosti by this evening. A warm front extending southward
from it will move over Nova Scotia this morning. Winds will
Increase to strong to gale force southerlies ahead of the front and
will veer to strong to gale force westerlies behind it.

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

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