Strait of Belle Isle
Issued 08:00 PM NST 23 November 2017
Tonight and Friday.
Wind variable 15 knots increasing to west 25 late this evening then backing to southwest 25 late overnight with gusts to 35. Wind southwest 25 with gusts to 35 Friday.
Showers ending late this evening.
Risk of freezing spray Friday evening.
Temperatures plus 3 falling to minus 4 Friday evening.
Strait of Belle Isle - eastern half
Strait of Belle Isle - western half
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Ice ForecastsIssued 10:00 AM EST 23 November 2017 Today Tonight and Friday
Ice EdgeIce edge estimated from Labrador near 5205N 5540W to 5215N 5530W to
5330N 5530W to 5435N 5705W to Labrador near 5455N 5755W. Sea ice
west of the ice edge.
Bergy water except 5 tenths of new ice in some bays.
Iceberg BulletinIssued 11:00 AM EST 23 November 2017
Iceberg LimitIceberg limit at 0000 UTC 24 Nov estimated from the Labrador coast
near 5205N 5545W to 5015N 5415W to 5200N 4900W to 5300N 4730W to
5500N 5000W to 6000N 6000W to 6100N 5400W to 5800N 5000W then
Iceberg CountNo confirmed icebergs except less than 10 icebergs north of the
No watches or warnings in effect.
Technical Marine SynopsisIssued 8:00 PM NST 23 November 2017 Tonight and Friday At 8:00 p.m. NST tonight low 984 mb located over southwestern
Belle Isle Bank.
By 8:00 p.m. NST Friday low 976 mb located over northern Labrador
At 8:00 p.m. NST tonight trough located over Quebec.
By 8:00 p.m. NST Friday trough located over Belle Isle Bank.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 8:00 PM NST 23 November 2017 An intense low pressure system located over Southwestern Belle Isle
Bank will turn northwestward tonight and move across the Labrador Sea
on Friday. Gale force southeasterlies ahead of the low will shift to
gale force southwesterlies in its wake. Strong to gale force west to
southwesterlies will persist on Thursday.
Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for all
remaining waters except the Strait of Belle Isle and Southwestern
Atlantic - Newfoundland Area
- Anticosti - eastern half
- Anticosti - western half
- Banquereau - northern half
- Banquereau - southern half
- Belle Isle Bank
- Bras d'Or Lakes
- Cabot Strait
- Chaleur - Miscou
- Eastern Shore - eastern half
- East Coast
- Funk Island Bank
- Gulf - Magdalen - eastern half
- Gulf - Magdalen - western half
- Gulf - Port au Port
- 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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