Northeast Coast - Cape St. John and south
Issued 08:00 PM NDT 24 March 2023
Tonight and Saturday.
Gale warning in effect.
Wind northeast 25 knots increasing to northeast 35 Saturday morning then diminishing to north 25 Saturday evening.
Snow overnight and Saturday morning. Visibility 1 mile or less in snow.
Temperatures near minus 1.
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Ice ForecastsIssued 10:00 AM EDT 24 March 2023 Today Tonight and Saturday
Ice EdgeIce edge estimated from Newfoundland near 4647N 5257W to 4707N 5014W
to 4844N 4913W to 5021N 5342W to 5459N 5204W to 5600N 5622W to 5803N
5815W then northeastward. Sea ice north then west of the ice edge.
Ice CoverageIce pressure warning in effect.
3 tenths first-year ice except 9 plus tenths first-year ice along
parts of the coast. Strong ice pressure along parts of the coast
developing overnight and continuing Saturday.
Iceberg BulletinIssued 3:10 PM EDT 24 March 2023
Iceberg LimitIceberg limit at 0000 UTC 25 Mar estimated from Newfoundland near
4655N 5555W to 4530N 5510W to 4405N 4645W to 4720N 4350W to 5835N
5540W to 6005N 5015W to 5920N 4845W then eastwards.
Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 25 Mar estimated from Quebec near
5020N 6050W to Newfoundland near 4917N 5810W.
Iceberg CountMore than 100 icebergs.
Warnings (In effect)
Gale warning in effect
Northeast Coast - Cape St. John and southIssued 8:00 PM NDT 24 March 2023
'Gale' force winds of 34 to 47 knots are occurring or expected to occur in this marine area. Watch for updated statements. Please refer to the latest marine forecasts for further details and continue to monitor the situation through Canadian Coast Guard radio or Weatheradio stations.
Ice pressure warning in effect
Northeast Coast - Cape St. John and southIssued 10:00 AM EDT 24 March 2023
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 24 March 2023 Tonight and Saturday At 8:00 p.m. NDT tonight deepening low 980 mb located south of
the Avalon Peninsula.
By 8:00 p.m. NDT Saturday low 982 mb located southeast of the
Marine Weather StatementIssued 8:00 PM NDT 24 March 2023 An intense low pressure system south of the Avalon Peninsula will
slowly move across the Grand Banks on Saturday. Gale to storm force
southeast to northeasterly winds will continue tonight ahead of the
low before shifting to gale to storm force north to northwesterly
winds in its wake. Strong to gale force west to southwesterly winds
are expected over the Southern Grand Banks tonight and Saturday,
south of the track of the low.
Marine interests are advised that storm warnings are in effect for
the Grand Banks. Gale warnings are in effect for Southwest Coast,
South Coast, East Coast, Northeast Coast - Cape St. John and south,
and Funk Island Bank.
Atlantic - Newfoundland Area
- Anticosti - eastern half
- Anticosti - western half
- Banquereau - northern half
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- Belle Isle Bank
- Bras d'Or Lakes
- Cabot Strait
- Chaleur - Miscou
- Eastern Shore - eastern half
- East Coast - Cape St. Francis and south
- East Coast - north of Cape St. Francis
- Funk Island Bank
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- Gulf - Magdalen - western half
- Gulf - Port au Port
- Lake Melville
- Laurentian Fan - eastern half
- Laurentian Fan - western half
- Mid Labrador Coast
- Northeast Coast - Cape St. John and south
- Northeast Coast - north of Cape St. John
- Northeast Gulf
- Northern Grand Banks
- Northumberland Strait - eastern half
- Northumberland Strait - western half
- Sable - eastern 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
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