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Marine Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM NST 30 November 2020

Today Tonight and Tuesday.

Gale warning in effect.

Wind northwest 15 knots diminishing to light near noon then increasing to southeast 15 this evening. Wind increasing to southeast 25 late overnight and to south 35 Tuesday morning with gusts to 45 along the coast.

Waves

Issued 06:00 AM NST 30 November 2020
Today Tonight and Tuesday. Seas 1 to 2 metres subsiding to 1 or less this afternoon then building to 1 to 2 this evening. Seas building to 2 to 3 late overnight and to 3 to 5 Tuesday morning.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM NST 30 November 2020
Wednesday Wind south 35 knots diminishing to southeast 25 in the morning.
Thursday Wind southwest 20 knots.
Friday Wind southwest 25 knots.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EST 30 November 2020 Today Tonight and Tuesday Open water except 2 tenths new 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 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 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 30 November 2020 Today Tonight and Tuesday

Ice Edge

Ice edge estimated from Quebec near 5000N 6645W to 4845N 6200W to
5015N 5915W to Quebec near 5045N 5900W. Sea ice north of the ice
edge.

Ice Coverage

Open water except 2 tenths new ice along parts of the Quebec coast.

 

Iceberg Bulletin

Issued 2:30 PM EST 29 November 2020

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 30 Nov estimated from Newfoundland near
5110N 5544W to 5115N 5315W to 5500N 5200W to 6100N 5900W to 6200N
5400W to 5800N 4800W then eastwards.

Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 30 Nov estimated from the Labrador
coast near 5150N 5610W to Newfoundland near 5136N 5556W.

Iceberg Count

No confirmed icebergs.
Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Gale warning in effect

Gulf - Port au Port

Issued 10:00 AM NST 30 November 2020

'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 10:00 AM NST 30 November 2020 Today Tonight and Tuesday At 10:00 a.m. NST today low 976 mb located northeast of Belle
Isle Bank.
By 8:00 p.m. NST tonight departing low 972 mb located east of
Greenland.

At 10:00 a.m. NST today high 1030 mb located over Laurentian Fan.
By 10:00 a.m. NST Tuesday high 1044 mb located east of the Marine
District.

By 10:00 a.m. NST Tuesday approaching trough located over the
Quebec Lower North Shore.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 9:48 AM NST 30 November 2020 A low pressure system northeast of Belle Isle Bank will slowly drift
out to sea tonight. Strong to gale force west to northwesterly winds
will gradually diminish by this evening in its wake.

Meanwhile, a trough of low pressure will approach from Quebec on
Tuesday. Strong to gale force south to southeasterly winds will
develop over gulf and northern waters Tuesday ahead of this feature.

Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for
Gulf - Port au Port, Northeast Coast, Belle Isle Bank, and Funk
Island Bank.

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