Issued 08:00 PM NDT 21 April 2018
Tonight and Sunday.
Wind northwest 25 knots and locally gusts to 40 from Jackson's Arm to Hare Bay tonight and Sunday morning. Wind diminishing to northwest 15 to 20 Sunday evening.
A few flurries.
Temperatures near zero.
Northeast Coast - Cape St. John and south
Northeast Coast - north of Cape St. John
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Ice ForecastsIssued 10:00 AM EDT 21 April 2018 Today Tonight and Sunday
Ice EdgeIce 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 CoverageSpecial ice warning in effect.
1 tenth first-year ice except 9 tenths first-year ice in the
northern section. Difficult ice conditions in the pack ice today
Iceberg BulletinIssued 11:00 AM EDT 21 April 2018
Iceberg LimitIceberg 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 Count10 to 25 icebergs.
Warnings (In effect)
Northeast CoastIssued 10:00 AM EDT 21 April 2018
Navigators in this marine area should be on the lookout for hazardous ice conditions and take necessary safety precautions. Please refer to the latest ice forecasts for further details and continue to monitor the situation through Canadian Coast Guard radio stations.
Technical Marine SynopsisIssued 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 StatementIssued 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.
Atlantic - Newfoundland Area
- Banquereau - northern half
- Banquereau - southern half
- Belle Isle Bank
- Bras d'Or Lakes
- Cabot Strait - northern half
- Cabot Strait - southern half
- Chaleur - Miscou
- Eastern Shore
- East Coast - Cape St. Francis and south
- East Coast - north of Cape St. Francis
- Funk Island Bank
- Gulf - Magdalen - northeastern half
- Gulf - Magdalen - southwestern half
- Gulf - Port au Port
- Lake Melville
- Laurentian Fan
- Mid Labrador Coast - Hopedale and south
- Northeast Coast
- Northeast Gulf
- Northern Grand Banks
- Northumberland Strait - eastern half
- Northumberland Strait - western half
- Southeastern Grand Banks
- Southwestern Grand Banks
- Southwest Coast
- South Coast
- South Labrador Coast
- South Labrador Sea
- Strait of Belle Isle
- Arctic - Eastern Arctic
- Arctic - Western Arctic
- Atlantic - Labrador
- Atlantic - Maritimes
- Atlantic - Newfoundland
- Great Lakes - Lake Erie and Lake Ontario
- Great Lakes - Lake Huron
- Great Lakes - Lake Superior
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