Language selection

My Weather Profile Weather Topics  | 

Strait of Belle Isle - eastern half

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM NST 17 January 2021

Today Tonight and Monday.

Wind east 10 to 15 knots increasing to east 25 this morning then veering to southeast 30 this afternoon. Wind diminishing to south 15 after midnight then veering to southwest 20 near noon Monday and locally gusts to 30 along the coast Monday afternoon.

Flurries beginning this afternoon changing to rain this evening and ending overnight. Flurries Monday. Visibility 1 mile or less in rain.

Temperatures minus 4 rising to plus 2 this afternoon.

Waves

Issued 06:00 AM NST 17 January 2021
Today Tonight and Monday. Seas 1 metre or less building to 1 to 2 this morning and to 2 to 3 this afternoon. Seas building to 3 to 4 late overnight then subsiding to 2 to 3 Monday morning.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM NST 17 January 2021
Tuesday Wind southwest 20 knots diminishing to variable 15 in the afternoon.
Wednesday Wind northwest 25 to 35 knots becoming southwest 25.
Thursday Wind southwest 25 knots diminishing to variable 10 to 15.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EST 16 January 2021 Today Tonight and Sunday 4 tenths new ice except 7 tenths new ice including 2 tenths grey ice in the northern section. 

[ 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 Bonavista Burgeo Cape Race Corner Brook Daniel's Harbour Englee Ferolle Point La Scie Port aux Basques Rocky Harbour 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 16 January 2021 Today Tonight and Sunday

Ice Edge

Ice edge estimated from Newfoundland near 5105N 5545W to 5220N 5340W
to 5540N 5525W to 5800N 5730W then northeastward. Sea ice west of
the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

4 tenths new ice except 7 tenths new ice including 2 tenths grey ice
in the northern section.

 

Iceberg Bulletin

Issued 2:30 PM EST 16 January 2021

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 17 Jan estimated from the Labrador coast
near 5201N 5546W to 5145N 5400W to 5700N 5400W to 5935N 5620W to
6430N 5530W to 6000N 5100W to 5640N 4725W then eastwards.

Iceberg Count

No confirmed icebergs except less than 10 icebergs north of the
iceberg limit.
Warnings

No watches or warnings in effect.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 3:00 AM NST 17 January 2021 Today Tonight and Monday At 3:00 a.m. NST today low 984 mb located east of the Grand Banks.
By 10:00 a.m. NST today departing low 986 mb located east of the
Grand Banks.

At 3:00 a.m. NST today trough located over western Nova Scotia.
By 3:00 a.m. NST Monday trough located on a line northwest-southeast
over Funk Island Bank.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 2:49 AM NST 17 January 2021 A low pressure system located east of the Grand Banks will continue
eastwards and move out to sea this morning. Strong to gale force
north to northwesterlies will diminish over eastern waters this
morning as the low departs.

Meanwhile, a trough of low pressure will approach from the west
today. Strong to gale force southeasterlies will develop ahead of
this trough and diminish to strong southwesterlies in its wake.

Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for
Gulf waters, Southwest Coast, South Coast, Northern Grand Banks and
Southwestern Grand Banks.

Atlantic - Newfoundland Area

Another Region

What we are doing

Features

Need to travel Alberta Highway 93?

Go prepared with Highway 93 forecasts. Highway regions are available in the Alberta text forecast bulletin between Lake Louise and Jasper. (Photo by: Natalie Anderson)

Date modified: