Language selection

Weather shortcuts

Strait of Belle Isle - eastern half

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM NST 25 February 2024

Today Tonight and Monday.

Wind northwest 25 knots diminishing to west 15 near noon then increasing to southwest 25 this afternoon. Wind diminishing to southwest 15 to 20 Monday morning.

Snow changing to flurries this morning and ending this evening. Visibility 1 mile or less in snow.

Risk of freezing spray today and Monday.

Temperatures minus 3 falling to minus 9 this morning then rising to minus 4 Monday evening.

Waves

Issued 06:00 AM NST 25 February 2024
Today Tonight and Monday. Mainly ice covered.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM NST 25 February 2024
Tuesday Wind west 10 to 15 knots.
Wednesday Wind southwest 15 to 20 knots increasing to southwest 25 to 35.
Thursday Wind southwest 25 to 35 knots.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EST 24 February 2024 Today Tonight and Sunday 8 tenths new ice except 9 tenths grey-white ice including 1 tenth first-year ice in the southern section. Consolidated first-year ice along parts of the coasts. 

[ Canadian Ice Service ]

Stay connected

ATOM

Weather Conditions

Skip Image

Zoom-in to make a selection

Map of Atlantic - Newfoundland marine weather areas Banquereau - 44139 East Chedabucto Bay – 44488 West Chedabucto Bay – 44489 Blanc-Sablon Airport Cap Whittle Chevery Natashquan Airport Heath Point Îles de la Madeleine Airport Miscou Island Eskasoni (First Nations) Grand Étang Ingonish Beach North Mountain St.Paul Island J.A. Douglas McCurdy Sydney Airport Charlottetown Airport East Point North Cape Argentia Berry Hill Bonavista Burgeo Cape Race Corner Brook Daniel's Harbour Englee Ferolle Point La Scie Port aux Basques Sagona Island St. Anthony Airport St. John's Int'l Airport St. Lawrence Stephenville Airport Twillingate Winterland Branch Hill Wreckhouse Grates Cove Pool's Island Marticot Island Long Pond Cartwright Airport Mary's Harbour
Legend:
buoy Buoy
land station Land Station
Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 10:00 AM EST 24 February 2024 Today Tonight and Sunday

Ice Edge

Ice edge estimated from Newfoundland near 4806N 5251W to 4842N 5008W
to 5500N 5049W to 5724N 5723W to 6011N 5858W to 6200N 5653W then
northward. Sea ice west of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

8 tenths new ice except 9 tenths grey-white ice including 1 tenth
first-year ice in the southern section. Consolidated first-year ice
along parts of the coasts.

 

Iceberg Bulletin

Issued 1:30 PM EST 24 February 2024

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 25 Feb estimated from Newfoundland near
4645N 5305W to 4720N 4955W to 5000N 4730W to 5300N 4900W to 5530N
5140W to 5815N 5730W to 5935N 5305W to 5635N 4510W then eastwards.

Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 25 Feb estimated from Quebec near
5112N 5850W to Newfoundland near 4955N 5741W.

Iceberg Count

Less than 10 icebergs.
Warnings

No watches or warnings in effect.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 3:00 AM NST 25 February 2024 Today Tonight and Monday At 3:00 a.m. NST today trough located on a line north-south over
Newfoundland.
By 8:00 p.m. NST tonight departing trough located east of the
Grand Banks.

At 3:00 a.m. NST today ridge located west of the Maritimes.
By 3:00 a.m. NST Monday ridge located on a line east-west over
southern Newfoundland.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 2:38 AM NST 25 February 2024 A trough of low pressure over Newfoundland will track eastward across
the marine district today, departing to the east of the district by
this evening. Strong to gale force southerlies ahead of trough will
shift to strong to gale force west to northwesterlies in its wake.

Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for
South Coast, East Coast, Northeast Coast, Belle Isle Bank, Funk
Island Bank, Northern Grand Banks, and Southwestern Grand Banks.

Marine interests are also advised that freezing spray warnings are in
effect for Gulf waters, Southwest Coast, East Coast - north of Cape
St. Francis, Northeast Coast, Belle Isle Bank, and Funk Island Bank.

Atlantic - Newfoundland Area

Another Region

Date modified: