Strait of Belle Isle
Issued 08:00 PM NDT 16 August 2018
Tonight and Friday.
Wind northeast 20 knots diminishing to northeast 10 to 15 this evening then becoming light late overnight. Wind increasing to southwest 15 to 20 Friday afternoon.
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Ice ForecastsIssued 10:00 AM EDT 4 August 2018
Forecasts available to mariners upon request.
Iceberg BulletinIssued 11:00 AM EDT 16 August 2018
Iceberg LimitIceberg limit at 0000 UTC 16 Aug estimated from Newfoundland near
4742N 5246W to 4530N 4700W to 4530N 4515W to 4700N 4515W to 5100N
4800W to 5530N 5200W to 5700N 5400W.
Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 16 Aug estimated from the Labrador
coast near 5156N 5600W to Newfoundland near 5131N 5600W.
Iceberg CountNo confirmed icebergs except less than 10 icebergs east of the
western iceberg limit.
No watches or warnings in effect.
Technical Marine SynopsisIssued 8:00 PM NDT 16 August 2018 Tonight and Friday At 8:00 p.m. NDT tonight trough located on a line
northeast-southwest over the Avalon Peninsula.
By 8:00 p.m. NDT Friday departing trough located southeast of the
At 8:00 p.m. NDT tonight ridge located on a line east-west over
By 8:00 p.m. NDT Friday ridge located on a line northeast-southwest
over eastern Newfoundland.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 7:47 PM NDT 16 August 2018 Marine interests are advised that all gale warnings have been ended.
At 6:30 PM NDT, subtropical storm Ernesto was located near
Latitude 43.0 north and longitude 41.0 west. Ernesto has maximum
sustained winds of 40 knots and is moving northeastward at about 16
knots with a minimum central pressure of 1007 MB.
Ernesto will continue to track northeastward tonight and will not
have any impacts on the marine district.
Atlantic - Newfoundland Area
- Anticosti - northwestern half
- Anticosti - southeastern half
- Belle Isle Bank
- Bras d'Or Lakes
- Cabot Strait
- Chaleur - Miscou - eastern half
- Chaleur - Miscou - western half
- Eastern Shore - eastern half
- East Coast - Cape St. Francis and south
- East Coast - north of Cape St. Francis
- Funk Island Bank
- Gulf - Magdalen - eastern half
- Gulf - Magdalen - western half
- Gulf - Port au Port
- Lake Melville
- Laurentian Fan
- Mid Labrador Coast - Hopedale and south
- Northeast Coast
- Northeast Gulf
- Northern Grand Banks
- Northumberland Strait - eastern half
- Northumberland Strait - western half
- Sable - eastern half
- Southeastern Grand Banks
- Southwestern Grand Banks
- Southwest Coast
- South Coast
- South Labrador Coast
- South Labrador Sea - northwestern half
- South Labrador Sea - southeastern half
- Strait of Belle Isle
- Arctic - Eastern Arctic
- Arctic - Western Arctic
- Atlantic - Labrador
- Atlantic - Maritimes
- Atlantic - Newfoundland
- Great Lakes - Lake Erie and Lake Ontario
- Great Lakes - Lake Huron
- Great Lakes - Lake Superior
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