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Marine Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM NST 26 February 2024

Today Tonight and Tuesday.

Wind light increasing to south 10 to 15 knots this afternoon then veering to southwest 15 to 20 near midnight. Wind veering to west 20 Tuesday morning then backing to southwest 15 to 20 Tuesday evening.

Flurries overnight and Tuesday morning.

Temperatures minus 4 rising to zero this afternoon.

Waves

Issued 06:00 PM NST 25 February 2024
Tonight and Monday. Seas 3 to 4 metres subsiding to 2 to 3 near midnight and to 1 to 2 Monday morning.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM NST 26 February 2024
Wednesday Wind southwest 15 to 20 knots backing to south 25 in the morning then increasing to south 35 late in the day.
Thursday Wind south 35 to 45 knots.
Friday Wind west 35 knots.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EST 25 February 2024 Today Tonight and Monday Open water except consolidated grey-white ice in a few sheltered bays. 

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Map of Atlantic - Newfoundland marine weather areas Banquereau - 44139 East Chedabucto Bay – 44488 West Chedabucto Bay – 44489 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 Berry Hill Bonavista Burgeo Cape Race Corner Brook Daniel's Harbour Englee Ferolle Point La Scie Port aux Basques 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

Issued 10:00 AM EST 25 February 2024 Today Tonight and Monday

Ice Edge

First ice edge estimated from New Brunswick near 4529N 6515W to Nova
Scotia near 4509N 6448W. Sea ice east of the ice edge.

Second ice edge estimated from Cape Breton near 4558N 5948W to 4615N
5923W to 4647N 5935W to 4812N 6133W to 4915N 6037W to 4933N 5903W to
4816N 5942W to 4725N 5928W to Newfoundland near 4707N 5547W. Sea ice
southwest then north of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Open water except consolidated grey-white ice in a few sheltered
bays.

 

Iceberg Bulletin

Issued 2:27 PM EST 25 February 2024

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 26 Feb estimated from Newfoundland near
4645N 5305W to 4720N 4955W to 5000N 4730W to 5250N 4805W to 5815N
5730W to 5935N 5305W to 5635N 4510W then eastwards.

Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 26 Feb estimated from Quebec near
5112N 5850W to Newfoundland near 4955N 5741W.

Iceberg Count

No confirmed icebergs.
Warnings

No watches or warnings in effect.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 3:00 AM NST 26 February 2024 Today Tonight and Tuesday At 3:00 a.m. NST today departing trough located east of Belle
Isle Bank.

At 3:00 a.m. NST today quasi-stationary ridge located on a line
northeast-southwest over the Avalon Peninsula.

At 3:00 a.m. NST today low 1006 mb located south of the Grand Banks.
By 3:00 a.m. NST Tuesday low 1003 mb located northeast of the
Grand Banks.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 2:54 AM NST 26 February 2024 Marine interests are advised that all gale warnings have ended.

Marine interests are also advised that freezing spray warnings are in
effect for Belle Isle Bank and Funk Island Bank.

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