Issued 03:00 AM NST 16 November 2018
Today Tonight and Saturday.
Wind northwest 25 knots diminishing to light this morning then increasing to east 15 to 20 this evening. Wind backing to northeast 25 overnight with gusts to 35 along the coast. Wind diminishing to north 20 Saturday afternoon.
Snow beginning overnight. Visibility 1 mile or less in snow.
Temperatures near zero.
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Ice ForecastsIssued 10:00 AM EST 15 November 2018 Today Tonight and Friday
Ice EdgeFirst ice edge estimated from New Brunswick near 4640N 6445W to to
New Brunswick near 4735N 6450W. Sea ice west of the ice edge.
Second ice edge estimated from New Brunswick near 4740N 6535W to
4755N 6540W to 4805N 6610W to New Brunswick near 4805N 6545W. Sea
ice west of the ice edge.
Iceberg BulletinIssued 11:00 AM EST 15 November 2018
Iceberg LimitIceberg limit at 0000 UTC 15 Nov estimated from the Labrador coast
near 5300N 5552W to 5200N 5400W to 5200N 5030W to 5400N 5030W to
5730N 5330W to 5800N 5630W to 6000N 6000W to 6100N 5400W to 5800N
5000W then eastwards.
Iceberg CountNo confirmed icebergs.
No watches or warnings in effect.
Technical Marine SynopsisIssued 3:00 AM NST 16 November 2018 Today Tonight and Saturday At 3:00 a.m. NST today low 956 mb located southeast of Greenland.
By 3:30 p.m. NST today departing low 966 mb located southeast
At 10:00 a.m. NST today low 992 mb located near Long Island.
By 3:00 a.m. NST Saturday low 985 mb located near Cape Breton
At 3:00 a.m. NST today ridge located over the Maritimes.
By 3:00 a.m. NST Saturday departing ridge located on a line
northwest-southeast over Belle Isle Bank.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 2:52 AM NST 16 November 2018 Strong to gale force northwesterlies over eastern waters will
gradually diminish today as an intense low pressure system well east
of the marine district continues to move away.
A second low developing off the American East Coast will intensify as
it moves to lie over the Southwest Coast Saturday morning then just
east of Funk Island Bank in the evening. Gale force easterlies will
develop over most waters tonight and Sunday as the low approaches.
South of the track of the low winds will shift to gale to storm force
Marine interests are advised that storm warnings are in effect for
the South Coast, East Coast and the Grand Banks. Gale warnings are in
effect for all remaining waters except the Strait of Belle Isle,
Northeast Gulf and Gulf - Port au Port.
A freezing spray warning is in effect for the Strait of Belle Isle.
Atlantic - Newfoundland Area
- Belle Isle Bank
- Bras d'Or Lakes
- Cabot Strait
- Chaleur - Miscou - eastern half
- Chaleur - Miscou - western half
- Eastern Shore
- East Coast
- Funk Island Bank
- Gulf - Magdalen
- Gulf - Port au Port
- Lake Melville
- Laurentian Fan
- 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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