Northeast Coast


Marine Forecast

Issued 08:00 PM NST 11 December 2017

Tonight and Tuesday.

Wind southwest 25 knots veering to northwest 15 to 20 after midnight then diminishing to light Tuesday afternoon.

Flurries ending near noon Tuesday.

Risk of freezing spray overnight and Tuesday morning.

Temperatures minus 3 to plus 2 falling to minus 8 to minus 4 Tuesday morning.


Issued 06:00 PM NST 11 December 2017
Tonight and Tuesday. Seas 2 to 3 metres subsiding to 1 to 2 near midnight.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:30 PM NST 11 December 2017
Wednesday Wind light increasing to east 25 knots in the morning and to southeast 35 to 45 in the afternoon.
Thursday Wind southeast 25 to 35 knots veering to southwest 25 to 35.
Friday Wind southwest 35 to 45 knots.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EST 11 December 2017 Today Tonight and Tuesday Ice free. 

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 10:00 AM EST 11 December 2017 Today Tonight and Tuesday

Ice Edge

Ice edge estimated from Labrador near 5210N 5540W to 5305N 5520W to
5430N 5640W to 5600N 6025W to 5750N 6130W to 6030N 6355W to 6045N
6250W then northward. Sea ice west of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Ice free.


Iceberg Bulletin

Issued 11:00 AM EST 11 December 2017

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 12 Dec estimated from the Labrador coast
near 5225N 5540W to 5000N 5230W to 5330N 4800W to 5500N 4800W to
6000N 5900W to 6100N 5400W to 5700N 5000W then eastwards.

Iceberg Count

No confirmed icebergs.

No watches or warnings in effect.


Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 8:00 PM NST 11 December 2017 Tonight and Tuesday At 8:00 p.m. NST tonight intensifying trough located on a line
northeast-southwest over Labrador Sea.
By 3:30 p.m. NST Tuesday departing trough located northeast of
Belle Isle Bank.

At 8:00 p.m. NST tonight low 1011 mb located over Cape Breton
By 3:30 p.m. NST Tuesday dissipating low located over the northern
Grand Banks.

At 10:00 a.m. NST Tuesday building ridge located on a line east-west
over the Gulf of St. Lawrence.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 7:56 PM NST 11 December 2017 A trough of low pressure will continue to track southward across the
Labrador Sea tonight then weaken as it moves away on Tuesday.
Gale force westerlies over northern waters will gradually diminish
through the day on Tuesday.

Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for
Strait of Belle Isle, Belle Isle Bank, and Funk Island Bank.

Marine interests are also advised that freezing spray warnings are in
effect for Strait of Belle Isle, Gulf waters, and Belle Isle Bank.

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