Northeast Coast

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM NST 19 November 2018

Today Tonight and Tuesday.

Wind northwest 30 knots diminishing to west 15 to 20 this morning then backing to southwest 20 this afternoon. Wind diminishing to variable 10 to 15 overnight then becoming northeast 15 Tuesday evening.

Flurries beginning this morning changing to snow Tuesday morning and ending near noon Tuesday. Visibility 1 mile or less in snow.

Freezing spray warning in effect.

Freezing spray over northern sections this morning.

Temperatures minus 5 to zero rising to plus 1 this evening.

Waves

Issued 06:00 AM NST 19 November 2018
Today Tonight and Tuesday. Seas 3 to 4 metres subsiding to 2 to 3 this morning and to 1 to 2 this evening.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM NST 19 November 2018
Wednesday Wind northeast 25 to 35 knots becoming southeast 25 in the morning then increasing to southwest 25 to 35 in the afternoon.
Thursday Wind southwest 25 to 35 knots becoming northeast 25.
Friday Wind northwest 35 knots.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EST 18 November 2018 Today Tonight and Monday Ice free. 

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 10:00 AM EST 18 November 2018 Today Tonight and Monday

Ice Edge

First ice edge estimated from Labrador near 5340N 5915W to Labrador
near 5350N 5935W. Sea ice west of the ice edge.

Second ice edge estimated from Labrador near 5935N 6350W to 6030N
6400W to 6040N 6245W then northeastward. Sea ice north and west of
the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Ice free.

 

Iceberg Bulletin

Issued 11:00 AM EST 18 November 2018

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 19 Nov estimated from the Labrador coast
near 5222N 5539W to 5100N 5330W to 5145N 5030W to 5300N 5030W to
5700N 5300W to 5730N 5700W to 6000N 6000W to 6100N 5400W to 5800N
5000W then eastwards.

Iceberg Count

No confirmed icebergs.
Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Freezing spray warning in effect

Northeast Coast

Issued 03:00 AM NST 19 November 2018

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 3:00 AM NST 19 November 2018 Today Tonight and Tuesday At 3:00 a.m. NST today low 978 mb located over the northern
Atlantic Ocean.
By 3:30 p.m. NST today departing low 984 mb located south of
Greenland.

At 3:00 a.m. NST Tuesday approaching trough located southeast of
Nova Scotia.

At 3:00 a.m. NST today ridge located over the Maritimes.
By 3:00 a.m. NST Tuesday ridge located southeast of the Grand Banks.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 2:46 AM NST 19 November 2018 An intense low pressure system over the North Atlantic will drift
slowly northward as a ridge approaches from the west. Strong to gale
force northwesterlies over northeastern waters will gradually
diminish today as the low departs.

A trough of low pressure will approach Newfoundland from the
southwest on Tuesday. Strong to gale force southerlies will develop
over southeastern waters on Tuesday as the trough approaches.

Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for
Belle Isle Bank, Funk Island Bank, and the Grand Banks.

Freezing spray warnings are in effect for Strait of Belle Isle,
Northeast Coast, and Belle Isle Bank.

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