Issued 08:00 PM NDT 23 October 2020
Tonight and Saturday.
Wind light increasing to southeast 15 knots late overnight and to south 25 near noon Saturday.
Issued 06:00 PM NDT 23 October 2020
Tonight and Saturday. Seas 1 to 2 metres building to 2 to 3 late overnight.
Issued 03:30 PM NDT 23 October 2020
Sunday Wind south 20 knots diminishing to variable 10 to 15 in the morning then increasing to northwest 25 to 35 in the afternoon.
Monday Wind northwest 25 to 35 knots.
Tuesday Wind variable 10 to 15 knots increasing to east 25.
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Ice ForecastsIssued 10:00 AM EDT 19 July 2020 Forecasts have ended for the season.
Iceberg BulletinIssued 2:30 PM EDT 23 October 2020
Iceberg LimitIceberg limit at 0000 UTC 24 Oct estimated from the Labrador coast
near 5153N 5602W to 5145N 5430W to 5215N 5300W to 5500N 5030W to
5630N 5100W to 5700N 5500W to 6100N 5900W to 6200N 5600W to 5900N
5000W then eastwards.
Iceberg CountNo confirmed icebergs.
No watches or warnings in effect.
Technical Marine SynopsisIssued 8:00 PM NDT 23 October 2020 Tonight and Saturday At 8:00 p.m. NDT tonight high 1030 mb located over Newfoundland.
By 10:00 a.m. NDT Saturday departing high 1029 mb located over
the eastern Grand Banks.
At 9:30 a.m. NDT Saturday approaching Hurricane Epsilon 968 mb
located south of Nova Scotia.
At 3:30 p.m. NDT Saturday approaching trough located over the
St. Lawrence River.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 7:51 PM NDT 23 October 2020 On Saturday, a trough of low pressure will approach the marine
district from the west while hurricane epsilon nears the Southern
Grand Banks from the southwest. Gale force southeasterlies will
spread across southern waters Saturday morning as hurricane epsilon
approaches, while gale force southerlies will develop over northern
waters Saturday afternoon ahead of the trough.
Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for
Strait of Belle Isle - eastern half, Belle Isle Bank, and the Grand
At 6:30 P.M. NDT, hurricane epsilon was located near latitude 35.5
north and longitude 61.7 west, about 245 nautical miles northeast of
Bermuda. Maximum sustained winds were estimated at 75 knots and
central pressure at 968 MB. Epsilon is moving northward at 10 knots.
Epsilon is expected to make a turn to the northeast on Saturday and
pass through the Southern Grand Banks on Sunday as a hurricane or
strong post-tropical storm.
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 Shore
- East Coast - Cape St. Francis and south
- East Coast - north of Cape St. Francis
- Funk Island Bank
- Gulf - Magdalen
- Gulf - Port au Port
- Lake Melville
- Laurentian Fan - eastern half
- Laurentian Fan - western half
- Mid Labrador Coast
- 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 - eastern half
- Strait of Belle Isle - western half
- 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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