Strait of Belle Isle
Issued 08:00 PM NDT 23 October 2018
Tonight and Wednesday.
Wind southwest 15 knots veering to northwest 15 to 20 late this evening then diminishing to variable 10 to 15 late overnight. Wind becoming east 15 Wednesday afternoon then increasing to east 20 Wednesday evening except east 30 over western sections.
Showers or flurries ending late this evening. Rain beginning Wednesday evening. Visibility as low as 1 mile in rain.
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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 23 October 2018
Iceberg LimitIceberg limit at 0000 UTC 24 Oct estimated from Newfoundland near
5030N 5619W to 5030N 5400W to 5130N 5000W to 5500N 5100W to 5630N
5245W to 5800N 5630W to 6000N 5400W to 5800N 5100W then eastwards.
Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 24 Oct estimated from the Labrador
coast near 5155N 5600W to Newfoundland near 5130N 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 23 October 2018 Tonight and Wednesday At 8:00 p.m. NDT tonight trough located over Belle Isle Bank.
By 3:00 a.m. NDT Wednesday departing trough located east of Belle
At 8:00 p.m. NDT tonight ridge located on a line east-west over
the southern Grand Banks.
By 3:30 p.m. NDT Wednesday ridge located on a line
northwest-southeast over Belle Isle Bank.
At 8:00 p.m. NDT tonight low 1012 mb located over New England.
By 8:00 p.m. NDT Wednesday deepening low 1000 mb located over
Marine Weather StatementIssued 7:55 PM NDT 23 October 2018 A low pressure system will develop near Cape Cod this evening then
intensify as it moves northeastward across the Maritimes Wednesday
evening. Gale force easterlies will develop over gulf and
southwestern waters on Wednesday as the low approaches.
Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for
Northeast Gulf, Gulf - Port au Port and Southwest Coast.
Atlantic - Newfoundland Area
- 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
- 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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