South Coast

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 08:00 PM NST 19 February 2018

Tonight and Tuesday.

Wind variable 10 to 15 knots increasing to southwest 20 late overnight then diminishing to variable 10 to 15 Tuesday afternoon. Wind increasing to northeast 20 Tuesday evening.

A few flurries beginning Tuesday morning and ending Tuesday afternoon.

Temperatures near zero.

Waves

Issued 06:00 PM NST 19 February 2018
Tonight and Tuesday. Seas 3 to 4 metres subsiding to 2 to 3 this evening and to 1 to 2 Tuesday evening.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:30 PM NST 19 February 2018
Wednesday Wind northeast 20 knots veering to southeast 20 late in the day.
Thursday Wind northwest 25 to 35 knots.
Friday Wind northwest 25 knots.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EST 19 February 2018 Today Tonight and Tuesday Open water. 

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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

Issued 10:00 AM EST 19 February 2018 Today Tonight and Tuesday

Ice Edge

Ice edge estimated from Newfoundland near 4805N 5250W to 4915N 4915W
to 5040N 4820W to 5500N 5225W to 5600N 5555W to 5800N 5800W then
northward. Sea ice north and west of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Open water.

 

Iceberg Bulletin

Issued 11:00 AM EST 19 February 2018

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 19 Feb estimated from Newfoundland near
4825N 5309W to 4745N 4900W to 5015N 4715W to 5115N 4715W to 5400N
5015W to 5700N 5400W then eastwards.

Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 19 Feb estimated from Newfoundland
near 5134N 5600W to the Labrador coast near 5154N 5600W.

Iceberg Count

No confirmed icebergs.
Warnings

No watches or warnings in effect.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 8:00 PM NST 19 February 2018 Tonight and Tuesday At 8:00 p.m. NST tonight low 985 mb located east of the Grand Banks.
By 3:00 a.m. NST Tuesday departing low 990 mb located east of the
Marine District.

At 8:00 p.m. NST tonight ridge located over eastern Newfoundland.
By 3:30 p.m. NST Tuesday departing ridge located off the Grand
Banks.

At 8:00 p.m. NST tonight trough located over Labrador.
By 3:30 p.m. NST Tuesday trough located on a line
northeast-southwest over Funk Island Bank.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 7:50 PM NST 19 February 2018 An intense low pressure system east of the Grand Banks will continue
to track eastward tonight. Strong to gale force northerlies will
gradually diminish over the Grand Banks tonight as the low moves away
and a ridge of high pressure approaches.

A trough of low pressure over Labrador will cross over northern
waters tonight. Strong to gale force southwesterlies ahead of this
system will veer to strong to gale force northwesterlies in its wake.

Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for
Northeast Gulf, Gulf-Port au Port, Belle Isle Bank, Northern Grand
Banks, and Southeastern Grand Banks.

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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