Northeast Gulf


Marine Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM NST 17 December 2017

Today Tonight and Monday.

Wind northwest 15 to 20 knots increasing to northwest 25 early this morning then backing to west 15 to 20 near noon Monday.

Flurries. Visibility 1 mile or less in flurries.

Freezing spray warning in effect.

Freezing spray over northwestern sections today. Freezing spray overnight and Monday.

Temperatures minus 6 to minus 2 falling to minus 12 to minus 6 overnight.


Issued 06:00 AM NST 17 December 2017
Today Tonight and Monday. Seas 1 to 2 metres building to 2 to 3 this morning then subsiding to 1 to 2 Monday morning.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM NST 17 December 2017
Tuesday Wind southwest 15 to 20 knots backing to south 25 late in the day.
Wednesday Wind southeast 25 to 35 knots veering to southwest 25 to 35.
Thursday Wind west 25 to 35 knots.

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 10:00 AM EST 16 December 2017 Today Tonight and Sunday

Iceberg Bulletin

Issued 11:00 AM EST 16 December 2017

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 17 Dec estimated from the Labrador coast
near 5225N 5540W to 5000N 5230W to 5400N 4700W to 5500N 4630W to
6000N 5900W to 6100N 5400W to 5700N 5000W then eastwards.

Iceberg Count

No confirmed icebergs.

Warnings (In effect)

Freezing spray warning in effect

Northeast Gulf

Issued 03:00 AM NST 17 December 2017

Moderate or severe freezing spray is occurring or expected to occur in this marine area. Please refer to the latest marine forecasts for further details and continue to monitor the situation through Canadian Coast Guard radio or Weatheradio stations.


Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 3:00 AM NST 17 December 2017 Today Tonight and Monday At 3:00 a.m. NST today low 959 mb located east of Funk Island Bank.
By 3:00 a.m. NST Monday low 958 mb located east of Greenland.

At 3:00 a.m. NST today low 975 mb located over southern Labrador
By 10:00 a.m. NST today dissipating low located over southern
Labrador Sea.

By 3:00 a.m. NST Monday approaching ridge located west of the

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 2:53 AM NST 17 December 2017 An intense low pressure system east of Funk Island Bank will continue
northeastward today to lie east of Greenland by Monday morning.
A ridge of high pressure will approach the district from the west on
Monday. Gale to storm force northwesterlies in the immediate wake of
the low diminish to strong to gale force between the two features.
Winds diminish to moderate to strong in the vicinity of the ridge on

Marine interests are advised that a storm warning is in effect for
Funk Island Bank. Gale warnings are in effect for all remaining
waters except Strait of Belle Isle and Northeast Gulf.

Marine interests are also advised that freezing spray warnings are in
effect for all waters except Southwest Coast, South Coast, East Coast
- Cape St. Francis and south, and the Grand Banks.

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