Strait of Belle Isle
Issued 03:00 AM NDT 15 August 2018
Today Tonight and Thursday.
Wind southwest 25 knots with gusts to 35 along the Newfoundland coast today. Wind becoming northeast 25 near midnight then diminishing to northeast 15 to 20 Thursday afternoon.
Showers beginning this morning and ending Thursday morning. Fog patches dissipating Thursday morning.
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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 14 August 2018
Iceberg LimitIceberg limit at 0000 UTC 14 Aug estimated from Newfoundland near
4742N 5246W to 4530N 4700W to 4530N 4530W to 4700N 4530W to 5100N
4745W to 5700N 5400W.
Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 14 Aug estimated from the Labrador
coast near 5156N 5600W to Newfoundland near 5131N 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 3:00 AM NDT 15 August 2018 Today Tonight and Thursday At 3:00 a.m. NDT today low 998 mb located over western Labrador.
By 3:00 a.m. NDT Thursday low 993 mb located southeast of Greenland.
At 3:00 a.m. NDT today trough from 998 mb low located over western
By 3:00 a.m. NDT Thursday trough from 993 mb low located on a line
northeast-southwest over Newfoundland.
At 3:00 a.m. NDT today ridge located on a line east-west over the
southern Grand Banks.
By 8:00 p.m. NDT tonight departing ridge located on a line
northeast-southwest over the southeastern Grand Banks.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 2:57 AM NDT 15 August 2018 A trough extending from a low over Western Labrador will approach the
marine district this evening. Strong to gale force northeasterlies
will develop overnight in its wake over western waters.
Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for
Northeast Gulf and Gulf - Port au Port.
Atlantic - Newfoundland Area
- Anticosti - northwestern half
- Anticosti - southeastern half
- Belle Isle Bank
- Bras d'Or Lakes
- Cabot Strait
- Chaleur - Miscou - eastern half
- Chaleur - Miscou - western half
- Eastern Shore - eastern half
- East Coast
- Funk Island Bank
- Gulf - Magdalen
- 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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