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Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM NST 20 November 2019

Today Tonight and Thursday.

Gale warning in effect.

Wind north 10 to 15 knots increasing to northeast 25 this evening and to northeast 35 late overnight with gusts to 45 along the coast Thursday.

Rain overnight and Thursday.

Waves

Issued 06:00 AM NST 20 November 2019
Today Tonight and Thursday. Seas 3 to 4 metres subsiding to 2 to 3 this morning then building to 3 to 4 Thursday morning.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM NST 20 November 2019
Friday Wind north 25 knots diminishing to variable 15 late in the day.
Saturday Wind southeast 25 knots veering to southwest 25.
Sunday Wind west 25 knots.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EST 20 November 2019 Today Tonight and Thursday 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

Issued 10:00 AM EST 20 November 2019 Today Tonight and Thursday

Ice Edge

Ice edge estimated from Nova Scotia near 4550N 6155W to 4840N 6045W
to Quebec near 5125N 5735W. Sea ice northwest of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Ice free.

 

Iceberg Bulletin

Issued 11:00 AM EST 19 November 2019

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 20 Nov estimated from the Labrador coast
near 5155N 5600W to 5130N 5415W to 5245N 5230W to 5530N 5400W to
6100N 5900W to 6200N 5400W to 5800N 4800W then eastwards.

Iceberg Count

No confirmed icebergs.
Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Gale warning in effect

Southwest Coast

Issued 10:00 AM NST 20 November 2019

'Gale' force winds of 34 to 47 knots are occurring or expected to occur in this marine area. Watch for updated statements. Please refer to the latest marine forecasts for further details and continue to monitor the situation through Canadian Coast Guard radio or Weatheradio stations.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 10:00 AM NST 20 November 2019 Today Tonight and Thursday At 10:00 a.m. NST today low 996 mb located east of Funk Island Bank.
By 8:00 p.m. NST tonight departing low 991 mb located east of the
Marine District.

At 3:30 p.m. NST today low 992 mb located southwest of Sable Island.
By 3:30 p.m. NST Thursday low 990 mb located over Banquereau.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 9:53 AM NST 20 November 2019 A low pressure system just east of Funk Island Bank will move
eastward away from the district tonight. Strong to gale force
northeasterlies to the north of the low and strong to gale force
westerlies to its south will diminish to moderate to strong north to
northeasterlies as it moves away.

Another low pressure system well south of the Maritimes will track
northeastward to approach the Grand Banks by Thursday evening. Strong
to gale force east to northeasterlies will develop over most of the
district ahead of this feature.

Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for all
waters except Strait of Belle Isle, the Gulf waters and Southeastern
Grand Banks.

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