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Gulf - Port au Port

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 08:00 PM NST 28 January 2023

Tonight and Sunday.

Gale warning in effect.

Wind south 25 knots increasing to southwest 35 late overnight then diminishing to west 25 Sunday afternoon. Wind diminishing to northwest 10 to 15 Sunday evening.

Flurries overnight and Sunday morning. Visibility 1 mile or less in flurries.

Freezing spray warning in effect.

Freezing spray Sunday afternoon and evening.

Temperatures zero falling to minus 12 to minus 4 near noon Sunday.

Waves

Issued 06:00 PM NST 28 January 2023
Tonight and Sunday. Seas 1 to 2 metres building to 2 to 3 near midnight and to 3 to 5 Sunday morning. Seas subsiding to 2 to 3 Sunday evening.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:30 PM NST 28 January 2023
Monday Wind variable 10 to 15 knots increasing to northeast 25 in the morning then diminishing to northeast 15 in the afternoon.
Tuesday Wind southeast 20 knots diminishing to northwest 15.
Wednesday Wind northwest 15 knots.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EST 28 January 2023 Today Tonight and Sunday Open water except 3 tenths new ice including 1 tenth grey ice along parts of the Quebec coast. 

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Map of Atlantic - Newfoundland marine weather areas Banquereau - 44139 East Chedabucto Bay - 44488 West Chedabucto Bay - 44489 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 Berry Hill Bonavista Burgeo Cape Race Corner Brook Daniel's Harbour Englee Ferolle Point La Scie Port aux Basques 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 28 January 2023 Today Tonight and Sunday

Ice Edge

First ice edge estimated from Nova Scotia near 4542N 6218W to Prince
Edward Island near 4559N 6231W. Sea ice southwest of the ice edge.

Second ice edge estimated from 4658N 6157W to 4713N 6215W to 4753N
6129W to 4738N 6105W to 4658N 6157W. Sea ice within the ice edge.

Third ice edge estimated from Prince Edward Island near 4628N 6240W
to 4730N 6430W to 4905N 6319W to 4853N 6138W to 5106N 5732W to
Newfoundland near 4925N 5813W. Sea ice west then east of the ice
edge.

Ice Coverage

Open water except 3 tenths new ice including 1 tenth grey ice along
parts of the Quebec coast.

 

Iceberg Bulletin

Issued 3:02 PM EST 28 January 2023

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 29 Jan estimated from Newfoundland near
5025N 5635W to 4930N 4900W to 5000N 4745W to 5100N 4720W to 5815N
5630W to 6005N 5015W to 5740N 4610W then eastwards.

Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 29 Jan estimated from Quebec near
5120N 5832W to Newfoundland near 5022N 5725W.

Iceberg Count

No confirmed icebergs.
Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Gale warning in effect

Gulf - Port au Port

Issued 8:00 PM NST 28 January 2023

'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.

Freezing spray warning in effect

Gulf - Port au Port

Issued 8:00 PM NST 28 January 2023

Moderate or severe freezing spray is 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.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 8:00 PM NST 28 January 2023 Tonight and Sunday At 8:00 p.m. NST tonight trough located over Quebec.
By 8:00 p.m. NST Sunday trough located east of Belle Isle Bank.

At 8:00 p.m. NST tonight ridge located on a line northeast-southwest
over the Grand Banks.
By 8:00 p.m. NST Sunday ridge located from the Grand Banks to the
Gulf of St. Lawrence.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 7:54 PM NST 28 January 2023 A trough located over Quebec will track eastward to lie over Belle
Isle Bank on Sunday afternoon. Strong to gale force southwesterly
winds ahead of the trough will spread over most waters and become
strong to gale force westerlies in its wake on Sunday.

Marine interests are advised that gale and freezing spray warnings
are in effect for Strait of Belle Isle, Gulf waters, Northeast Coast,
Belle Isle Bank and Funk Island Bank.

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