Northern Grand Banks

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 08:00 PM NST 24 November 2017

Tonight and Saturday.

Wind southwest 15 to 20 knots veering to northwest 15 to 20 near midnight then diminishing to light Saturday morning except south 15 to 20 over western sections Saturday afternoon and evening.

Waves

Issued 06:00 PM NST 24 November 2017

Northern Grand Banks - eastern half

Tonight and Saturday. Seas 3 to 5 metres subsiding to 2 to 3 Saturday afternoon.

Northern Grand Banks - western half

Tonight and Saturday. Seas 3 to 4 metres subsiding to 2 to 3 Saturday morning.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:30 PM NST 24 November 2017
Sunday Wind south 15 to 20 knots increasing to southeast 25 to 35 in the afternoon.
Monday Wind southeast 25 to 35 knots diminishing to southwest 15 to 20.
Tuesday Wind west 15 to 20 knots.

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Map of Atlantic - Newfoundland marine weather areas Southwestern Grand Banks - 44138 Banquereau - 44139 Tail of the Bank - 44140 Nickerson Bank - 44251 Northeast Burgeo Bank - 44255 Blanc-Sablon Airport Cap Whittle Chevery Natashquan Airport Heath Point Miscou Island Grand Étang Ingonish Beach North Mountain St.Paul Island J.A. Douglas McCurdy Sydney Airport Charlottetown Airport East Point North Cape Argentia Bonavista Burgeo Cape Race Corner Brook Daniel's Harbour Englee Ferolle Point La Scie Port aux Basques Rocky Harbour Sagona Island St. Anthony Airport St. John's Int'l Airport St. Lawrence Stephenville Airport Twillingate Winterland Wreckhouse Cartwright Airport Mary's Harbour Grates Cove Pool's Island Marticot Island Long Pond Eskasoni (First Nations) Îles de la Madeleine Airport
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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Northern Grand Banks

Issued 10:00 AM EST 24 November 2017 Forecasts are unavailable until further request.

Ice Forecasts

Flemish

Issued 10:00 AM EST 24 November 2017 Forecasts are unavailable until further request.
 

Iceberg Bulletin

Northern Grand Banks

Issued 11:00 AM EST 24 November 2017

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 25 Nov estimated from the Labrador coast
near 5205N 5545W to 5015N 5415W to 5200N 4900W to 5300N 4730W to
5500N 5000W to 6000N 6000W to 6100N 5400W to 5800N 5000W then
eastwards.

Iceberg Count

No confirmed icebergs.

Iceberg Bulletin

Flemish

Issued 11:00 AM EST 24 November 2017

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 25 Nov estimated from the Labrador coast
near 5205N 5545W to 5015N 5415W to 5200N 4900W to 5300N 4730W to
5500N 5000W to 6000N 6000W to 6100N 5400W to 5800N 5000W then
eastwards.

Iceberg Count

Forecasts available to mariners upon request.
Warnings

No watches or warnings in effect.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 8:00 PM NST 24 November 2017 Tonight and Saturday At 8:00 p.m. NST tonight low 973 mb located over northwestern
Labrador Sea.
By 10:00 a.m. NST Saturday departing low 977 mb located north of
Labrador Sea.

At 8:00 p.m. NST tonight trough located over the Northeast Coast
of Newfoundland.
By 10:00 a.m. NST Saturday departing trough located east of the
Marine District.

At 8:00 p.m. NST tonight ridge located on a line north-south over
the Gulf of St. Lawrence.
By 3:30 p.m. NST Saturday ridge located on a line
northeast-southwest over the Grand Banks.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 7:52 PM NST 24 November 2017 A low pressure system located over the Northwest Labrador Sea will
continue moving northwards tonight. Strong to gale force
southwesterlies will persist tonight as the low departs and as a
trough passes over northern waters. Winds are expected to diminish
early Saturday morning as a ridge builds in from the west.

Gale force southerlies will develop over western and northern waters
on Saturday as a second low pressure system approaches from the west.

Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for all
waters except the Southwest Coast, South Coast, East Coast, and the
Grand Banks.

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