Strait of Belle Isle
Issued 10:00 AM NDT 18 June 2018
Today Tonight and Tuesday.
Wind southwest 20 knots backing to south 25 this afternoon except variable 10 to 15 over western sections overnight. Wind diminishing to variable 10 to 15 Tuesday morning then increasing to west 15 to 20 Tuesday evening.
Rain and fog banks beginning this afternoon.
Strait of Belle Isle - eastern half
Strait of Belle Isle - western half
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Ice ForecastsIssued 10:00 AM EDT 18 June 2018 Today Tonight and Tuesday
Ice EdgeFirst ice edge estimated from Quebec near 5125N 5700W to
Newfoundland near 5120N 5640W. Sea ice northeast of the ice edge.
Second ice edge estimated from Newfoundland near 5100N 5550W to
5100N 5400W to 5330N 5230W to 5435N 5340W to 5630N 5830W to 5800N
5830W then northward. Sea ice west of the ice edge.
Bergy water except 2 tenths first-year ice including a trace of old
ice in the eastern section.
Iceberg BulletinIssued 11:00 AM EDT 18 June 2018
Iceberg LimitIceberg limit at 0000 UTC 18 Jun estimated from Newfoundland near
4706N 5508W to 4615N 5330W to 4500N 4700W to 4515N 4530W to 4800N
4500W to 5700N 5100W.
Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 18 Jun estimated from Quebec near
5016N 6023W to Newfoundland near 4903N 5822W.
Iceberg Count51 to 100 icebergs.
No watches or warnings in effect.
Technical Marine SynopsisIssued 10:00 AM NDT 18 June 2018 Today Tonight and Tuesday At 10:00 a.m. NDT today ridge located over the Grand Banks.
By 8:00 p.m. NDT tonight departing ridge located east of the
At 10:00 a.m. NDT today trough located on a line north-south
By 10:00 a.m. NDT Tuesday trough located on a line
northeast-southwest over Newfoundland.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 9:53 AM NDT 18 June 2018 A trough of low pressure over Quebec will track eastward and cross
the marine district on Tuesday. A number of weak low pressure centres
within the trough will merge into one low off the Labrador coast by
Tuesday morning. Strong to gale force southerlies will spread across
the district tonight into Tuesday ahead of the trough.
Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for
Gulf - Port au Port, Southwest Coast, South Coast, East Coast, Funk
Island Bank, and Northern Grand Banks.
Atlantic - Newfoundland Area
- Anticosti - eastern half
- Anticosti - western half
- Banquereau - northwestern half
- Banquereau - southeastern half
- Belle Isle Bank
- Bras d'Or Lakes
- Cabot Strait - northern half
- Cabot Strait - southern half
- Chaleur - Miscou
- 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 - northwestern half
- Laurentian Fan - southeastern half
- Mid Labrador Coast
- 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
- 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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