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Northern Grand Banks

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM NST 24 January 2020

Today Tonight and Saturday.

Wind southwest 25 knots veering to northwest 25 near noon then diminishing to northwest 15 to 20 near midnight. Wind northwest 15 to 20 Saturday.

Flurries ending this evening.

Temperatures near minus 2.

Waves

Issued 06:00 PM NST 23 January 2020
Tonight and Friday. Seas 3 to 5 metres except 6 over eastern sections this evening. Seas subsiding to 2 to 3 Friday morning except 3 to 4 over northeastern sections.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM NST 24 January 2020
Sunday Wind west 15 to 20 knots.
Monday Wind variable 10 to 15 knots increasing to southeast 25 to 35.
Tuesday Wind west 15 to 20 knots.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EST 23 January 2020 Today Tonight and Friday Ice free.  

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Map of Atlantic - Newfoundland marine weather areas Banquereau - 44139 Blanc-Sablon Airport Cap Whittle Chevery Natashquan Airport Heath Point Îles de la Madeleine Airport Miscou Island Eskasoni (First Nations) 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 Branch Hill Wreckhouse Grates Cove Pool's Island Marticot Island Long Pond Cartwright Airport Mary's Harbour
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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Northern Grand Banks

Issued 10:00 AM EST 23 January 2020 Today Tonight and Friday

Ice Edge

Ice edge estimated from Newfoundland near 4835N 5300W to 4930N 5225W
to 5025N 5455W to 5125N 5240W to 5505N 5245W to 5625N 5555W to 5800N
5730W then northeastward. Sea ice west of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Ice free.

Ice Forecasts

Flemish

Issued 10:00 AM EST 23 January 2020 Today Tonight and Friday

Ice Edge

Ice edge estimated from Newfoundland near 4835N 5300W to 4930N 5225W
to 5025N 5455W to 5125N 5240W to 5505N 5245W to 5625N 5555W to 5800N
5730W then northeastward. Sea ice west of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Forecasts available to mariners upon request.

 

Iceberg Bulletin

Northern Grand Banks

Issued 11:00 AM EST 23 January 2020

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 23 Jan estimated from the Labrador coast
near 5223N 5538W to 5330N 5400W to 5700N 5600W then eastwards.

Iceberg Count

No confirmed icebergs.

Iceberg Bulletin

Flemish

Issued 11:00 AM EST 23 January 2020

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 23 Jan estimated from the Labrador coast
near 5223N 5538W to 5330N 5400W to 5700N 5600W then eastwards.

Iceberg Count

Forecasts available to mariners upon request.
Warnings

No watches or warnings in effect.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 3:00 AM NST 24 January 2020 Today Tonight and Saturday At 3:00 a.m. NST today trough located on a line northeast-southwest
over Belle Isle Bank.
By 8:00 p.m. NST tonight departing trough located east of the
Marine District.

At 3:00 a.m. NST today weakening ridge located over the Grand Banks.

At 3:00 a.m. NST today ridge located south of Sable Island.
By 3:00 a.m. NST Saturday ridge located on a line
northwest-southeast over the Gulf of St. Lawrence.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 2:59 AM NST 24 January 2020 A trough of low pressure over Belle Isle Bank will move southeast
across the district today. Strong southwesterlies ahead of the trough
will increase to strong to gale force northwesterlies behind it.

Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for
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, East Coast - north of
Cape St. Francis, Northeast Coast, Belle Isle Bank and Funk Island
Bank.

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