Strait of Belle Isle
Issued 03:30 PM NST 16 December 2018
Tonight and Monday.
Wind northwest 15 knots except northwest 25 over eastern sections. Wind becoming west 15 this evening then backing to southwest 20 Monday morning. Wind diminishing to variable 10 to 15 Monday evening.
Low tonight minus 6. High Monday minus 1.
Strait of Belle Isle - eastern half
Strait of Belle Isle - western half
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Ice ForecastsIssued 10:00 AM EST 16 December 2018 Today Tonight and Monday
Ice EdgeFirst ice edge estimated from Newfoundland near 4810N 5330W to 4825N
5300W to Newfoundland near 4835N 5300W. Sea ice west of the ice
Second ice edge estimated from Newfoundland near 4835N 5310W to
4915N 5320W to 4950N 5405W to Newfoundland near 5000N 5530W. Sea ice
south of the ice edge.
Third ice edge estimated from Newfoundland near 5000N 5540W to 5205N
5445W to 5420N 5525W to 5600N 5910W to 5715N 6040W to 5725N 5920W to
5800N 5910W then eastward. Sea ice west and north of the ice edge.
Ice free except 3 tenths new ice including 1 tenth grey ice along
parts of the coast.
Iceberg BulletinIssued 11:00 AM EST 16 December 2018
Iceberg LimitIceberg limit at 0000 UTC 17 Dec estimated from the Labrador coast
near 5300N 5553W to 5300N 5200W to 5415N 5200W to 5730N 5700W to
Iceberg CountNo confirmed icebergs.
No watches or warnings in effect.
Technical Marine SynopsisIssued 3:30 PM NST 16 December 2018 Tonight and Monday At 3:30 p.m. NST today ridge located on a line northwest-southeast
over the Maritimes.
By 3:30 p.m. NST Monday ridge located on a line northwest-southeast
over the Grand Banks.
At 3:00 a.m. NST Monday deepening low 999 mb located near Cape Cod.
By 3:30 p.m. NST Monday low 988 mb located south of the Maritimes.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 3:21 PM NST 16 December 2018 A low pressure system will approach from the southwest on Monday.
Strong to gale force southeasterlies are expected to develop over
southern waters late in the day on Monday ahead of the low.
Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for
Southwest Coast, South Coast, and the Southern Grand Banks.
Marine interests are also advised that the freezing spray warning has
Atlantic - Newfoundland Area
- Belle Isle Bank
- Bras d'Or Lakes
- Cabot Strait - northern half
- Cabot Strait - southern half
- Chaleur - Miscou
- Eastern Shore
- East Coast
- Funk Island Bank
- Gulf - Magdalen - northeastern half
- Gulf - Magdalen - southwestern half
- Gulf - Port au Port - northwestern half
- Gulf - Port au Port - southeastern half
- Lake Melville
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- Arctic - Western Arctic
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- Atlantic - Maritimes
- Atlantic - Newfoundland
- Great Lakes - Lake Erie and Lake Ontario
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