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Strait of Belle Isle - western half

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 08:00 PM NST 17 January 2022

Tonight and Tuesday.

Gale warning in effect.

Wind light increasing to southeast 15 to 20 knots near midnight and to southeast 35 early Tuesday morning. Wind diminishing to southeast 25 Tuesday afternoon then veering to southwest 20 Tuesday evening.

Snow beginning near midnight changing to rain and fog patches near noon Tuesday. Visibility 1 mile or less in snow and in fog patches.

Temperatures minus 2 rising to plus 4 Tuesday evening.

Waves

Issued 06:00 PM NST 17 January 2022
Tonight and Tuesday. Outside the ice edge seas 1 metre or less building to 1 to 2 late overnight and to 2 to 3 early Tuesday morning. Seas subsiding to 1 to 2 Tuesday evening.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:30 PM NST 17 January 2022
Wednesday Wind southwest 15 to 20 knots veering to northwest 25 in the afternoon.
Thursday Wind variable 15 knots.
Friday Wind northwest 15 knots.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EST 17 January 2022 Today Tonight and Tuesday 2 tenths grey ice except 9 tenths new ice including 2 tenths grey ice near the Quebec and Labrador coast. 

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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
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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 10:00 AM EST 17 January 2022 Today Tonight and Tuesday

Ice Edge

Ice edge estimated from Newfoundland near 4838N 5301W to 4930N 5315W
to 5031N 5513W to 5138N 5407W to 5344N 5424W to 5532N 5638W to 5803N
5738W then northeastward. Sea ice west of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

2 tenths grey ice except 9 tenths new ice including 2 tenths grey
ice near the Quebec and Labrador coast.

 

Iceberg Bulletin

Issued 1:50 PM EST 17 January 2022

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 18 Jan estimated from the Labrador coast
near 5210N 5550W to 5130N 5235W to 5215N 5045W to 5430N 5125W to
5600N 5500W to 5920N 5655W to 6035N 5210W then eastwards.

Iceberg Count

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

Warnings (In effect)

Gale warning in effect

Strait of Belle Isle - western half

Issued 8:00 PM NST 17 January 2022

'Gale' force winds of 34 to 47 knots are occurring or expected to occur in this marine area. Watch for updated statements. Please refer to the latest marine forecasts for further details and continue to monitor the situation through Canadian Coast Guard radio or Weatheradio stations.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 8:00 PM NST 17 January 2022 Tonight and Tuesday At 8:00 p.m. NST tonight ridge located over the Grand Banks.
By 10:00 a.m. NST Tuesday ridge located east of the Marine District.

At 8:00 p.m. NST tonight low 978 mb located west of New Brunswick.
By 3:30 p.m. NST Tuesday low 978 mb located over central Labrador.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 7:40 PM NST 17 January 2022 A low pressure system located just west of New Brunswick will track
northeastwards tonight before moving into Labrador by Tuesday
afternoon. Gale to storm force southeasterlies are forecast as the
low passes west of the marine district.

Marine interests are advised that storm warnings are in effect for
Gulf-Port au Port, Southwest Coast, South Coast, East Coast,
Northeast Coast - Cape St. John and south, Belle Isle Bank, Funk
Island Bank and Southwestern Grand Banks. Gale warnings are in effect
for all remaining waters.

Marine interests are further advised a high water level warning is in
effect for Southwest Coast for high tide Tuesday morning.

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