Strait of Belle Isle
Issued 10:00 AM NST 18 December 2017
Today Tonight and Tuesday.
Wind northwest 25 knots backing to southwest 25 this evening then diminishing to southwest 15 to 20 Tuesday morning.
A few flurries.
Freezing spray warning in effect.
Freezing spray ending Tuesday afternoon.
Temperatures minus 12 to minus 8 rising to zero Tuesday evening.
Strait of Belle Isle - eastern half
Strait of Belle Isle - western half
Zoom-in to make a selection
Ice ForecastsIssued 10:00 AM EST 18 December 2017 Today Tonight and Tuesday
Ice EdgeIce edge estimated from Newfoundland near 5030N 5615W to 5045N 5525W
to 5340N 5510W to 5605N 6000W to 5955N 6320W to 6030N 6235W then
northward. Sea ice west of the ice edge.
Open water except 5 tenths of new ice in some bays.
Iceberg BulletinIssued 11:00 AM EST 18 December 2017
Iceberg LimitIceberg limit at 0000 UTC 19 Dec estimated from the Labrador coast
near 5225N 5540W to 5000N 5100W to 5300N 4800W to 5500N 4900W to
6000N 5900W to 6100N 5400W to 5700N 5000W then eastwards.
Iceberg CountNo confirmed icebergs except less than 10 icebergs north of the
Warnings (In effect)
Strait of Belle IsleIssued 10:00 AM NST 18 December 2017
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 10:00 AM NST 18 December 2017 Today Tonight and Tuesday At 10:00 a.m. NST today quasi-stationary low 966 mb located east
At 10:00 a.m. NST today high located over Maine.
By 10:00 a.m. NST Tuesday high located southeast of the Grand Banks.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 9:53 AM NST 18 December 2017 Marine interests are advised that freezing spray warnings are in
effect for Strait of Belle Isle, Gulf waters, East Coast - north of
Cape St. Francis, Northeast Coast, Belle Isle Bank, and Funk Island
Atlantic - Newfoundland Area
- Anticosti - eastern half
- Anticosti - western half
- Belle Isle Bank
- Bras d'Or Lakes
- Cabot Strait - northern half
- Cabot Strait - southern half
- Chaleur - Miscou
- Eastern Shore
- 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
- Northeast Coast
- Northeast Gulf
- Northern Grand Banks
- Northumberland Strait - eastern half
- Northumberland Strait - western 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
What we are doing
- Date modified: