Issued 10:00 AM NDT 20 March 2018
Today Tonight and Wednesday.
Wind southwest 15 to 20 knots increasing to southwest 25 this afternoon then veering to west 25 near midnight with gusts to 35 from Jackson's Arm to Hare Bay overnight and Wednesday morning. Wind diminishing to northwest 15 Wednesday afternoon and to light Wednesday evening.
Flurries ending Wednesday morning.
Over open water risk of freezing spray tonight and Wednesday morning.
Temperatures minus 4 to zero.
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Ice ForecastsIssued 10:00 AM EDT 19 March 2018 Today Tonight and Tuesday
Ice EdgeIce edge estimated from Newfoundland near 4715N 5245W to 4855N 5050W
to 5520N 5240W to 5610N 5530W to 5800N 5700W then northward. Sea ice
north and west of the ice edge.
4 tenths first-year ice except 9 plus tenths first-year ice in the
Iceberg BulletinIssued 11:00 AM EDT 19 March 2018
Iceberg LimitIceberg limit at 0000 UTC 19 Mar estimated from Newfoundland near
4700N 5517W to 4545N 5330W to 4515N 4745W to 4515N 4600W to 4800N
4600W to 5300N 4930W to 5600N 5200W then eastwards.
Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 19 Mar estimated from Quebec near
5109N 5840W to Newfoundland near 5029N 5724W.
Iceberg Count10 to 25 icebergs.
No watches or warnings in effect.
Technical Marine SynopsisIssued 10:00 AM NDT 20 March 2018 Today Tonight and Wednesday At 10:00 a.m. NDT today low 987 mb located over southeastern
By 10:00 a.m. NDT Wednesday weakening low 1000 mb located northeast
of Belle Isle Bank.
At 3:30 p.m. NDT Wednesday approaching trough located south of
Marine Weather StatementIssued 9:59 AM NDT 20 March 2018 A warm front will approach the marine district from the southwest on
Wednesday. Strong to gale force east to southeasterlies will develop
over southern waters late in the day Wednesday ahead of this feature.
Marine interests are advised that a gale warning is in effect for the
Southwestern Grand Banks.
Atlantic - Newfoundland Area
- Anticosti - eastern half
- Anticosti - western half
- Belle Isle Bank
- Bras d'Or Lakes
- Cabot Strait - northern half
- Cabot Strait - southern half
- Chaleur - Miscou - eastern half
- Chaleur - Miscou - western half
- 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 - northwestern half
- South Labrador Sea - southeastern half
- 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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