Strait of Belle Isle
Issued 03:00 AM NST 08 December 2019
Today Tonight and Monday.
Wind southwest 25 knots veering to northwest 30 near noon except northwest 15 over western sections. Wind diminishing to west 15 this evening then increasing to southwest 25 overnight. Wind diminishing to southwest 15 to 20 Monday evening.
Flurries ending this evening. Flurries Monday. Visibility 1 mile or less in flurries.
Freezing spray warning in effect.
Freezing spray ending this morning.
Temperatures minus 7 rising to zero Monday morning.
Strait of Belle Isle - eastern half
Strait of Belle Isle - western half
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Ice ForecastsIssued 10:00 AM EST 7 December 2019 Today Tonight and Sunday
Ice EdgeIce edge estimated from Newfoundland near 4925N 5420W to 4945N 5430W
to 5010N 5520W to 5310N 5510W to 5505N 5710W to 5615N 6030W to 5750N
6125W to 6025N 6420W then northwestward. Sea ice west of the ice
Bergy water except 2 tenths new ice along parts of the coast.
Iceberg BulletinIssued 11:00 AM EST 7 December 2019
Iceberg LimitIceberg limit at 0000 UTC 8 Dec estimated from the Labrador coast
near 5145N 5622W to 5145N 5500W to 5230N 5400W to 5445N 5400W to
5800N 5700W to 5900N 5700W to 6000N 5300W to 5800N 4900W then
Iceberg CountNo confirmed icebergs except less than 10 icebergs north of the
Warnings (In effect)
Strait of Belle IsleIssued 03:00 AM NST 08 December 2019
Moderate or severe freezing spray is occurring or expected to occur in this marine area. Please refer to the latest marine forecasts for further details and continue to monitor the situation through Canadian Coast Guard radio or Weatheradio stations.
Technical Marine SynopsisIssued 3:00 AM NST 8 December 2019 Today Tonight and Monday At 3:00 a.m. NST today departing low 998 mb located east of Funk
At 3:00 a.m. NST today trough located on a line northeast-southwest
over southeastern Labrador.
By 3:00 a.m. NST Monday trough located on a line northeast-southwest
over Funk Island Bank.
At 3:00 a.m. NST today ridge located over Quebec.
By 3:00 a.m. NST Monday ridge located over eastern Newfoundland.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 2:44 AM NST 8 December 2019 A trough of low pressure over Southeastern Labrador will move
southeastward across the Belle Isle Bank and Funk Island Bank later
today and into tonight. Strong to gale force northwesterlies will
develop over northern waters later today as it passes.
Marine interests are advised that a gale warnings is in effect for
Belle Isle Bank.
Marine interests are also advised that freezing spray warnings are in
effect for the Strait of Belle Isle, Northeast Gulf, Gulf - Port au
Port, Northeast Coast, and Belle Isle Bank.
Atlantic - Newfoundland Area
- Belle Isle Bank
- Bras d'Or Lakes
- Cabot Strait
- Chaleur - Miscou
- Eastern Shore
- East Coast
- Funk Island Bank
- Gulf - Magdalen
- Gulf - Port au Port
- Lake Melville
- Laurentian Fan
- 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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