Southwest Coast


Marine Forecast

Issued 03:30 PM NST 21 November 2017

Tonight and Wednesday.

Wind west 30 knots diminishing to west 20 near midnight and to light Wednesday morning. Wind becoming southeast 15 Wednesday evening.

Flurries and showers ending near midnight.


Issued 06:00 AM NST 21 November 2017
Today Tonight and Wednesday. Seas 3 to 5 metres subsiding to 2 to 3 late overnight and to 1 to 2 near noon Wednesday.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:30 PM NST 21 November 2017
Thursday Wind southeast 25 to 35 knots diminishing to northwest 20 in the afternoon.
Friday Wind northwest 15 to 20 knots backing to west 25.
Saturday Wind light increasing to south 25 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

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 20 June 2017 Forecasts have ended for the season.

Iceberg Bulletin

Issued 11:00 AM EST 21 November 2017

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 22 Nov estimated from the Labrador coast
near 5200N 5555W to 5030N 5415W to 5200N 4900W to 5300N 4730W to
5500N 5000W to 6000N 6000W to 6100N 5400W to 5800N 5000W then

Iceberg Count

No confirmed icebergs.

No watches or warnings in effect.


Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 3:30 PM NST 21 November 2017 Tonight and Wednesday At 3:30 p.m. NST today low 987 mb located east of Funk Island Bank.
By 3:30 p.m. NST Wednesday weakening low 1003 mb located east of
the Grand Banks.

At 3:30 p.m. NST today ridge located on a line north-south over
the Maritimes.
By 3:30 p.m. NST Wednesday ridge located on a line north-south
over eastern Newfoundland.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 3:40 PM NST 21 November 2017 An intense low pressure system will east of the marine district will
retrograde westward to lie just off the eastern edge of Funk Island
Bank tonight. The low will then weaken as it drifts southward on
Wednesday. Gale to storm force northwesterlies over eastern waters
will gradually diminish on Wednesday as the low weakens.

Marine interests are advised that storm warnings are in effect for
Funk Island Bank and Northern Grand Banks. Gale warnings are in
effect for East Coast and Southeastern Grand Banks.

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