Banquereau - southern half


Marine Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM ADT 22 March 2018

Today Tonight and Friday.

Gale warning in effect.

Wind northeast 25 knots increasing to easterly 35 near noon then diminishing to south 25 late this afternoon. Wind veering to southwest 30 late overnight then to west 25 Friday afternoon.

Showers ending Friday morning. Risk of thunderstorms today. Fog banks forming this afternoon and dissipating after midnight.


Issued 05:00 AM ADT 22 March 2018
Today Tonight and Friday. Seas 3 to 5 metres.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM ADT 22 March 2018
Saturday Wind west 20 knots increasing to northeast 25 to 35 late in the day.
Sunday Wind northeast 35 knots.
Monday Wind northeast 20 to 25 knots.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 22 March 2018 Today Tonight and Friday Ice free. 

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 22 March 2018 Today Tonight and Friday

Ice Edge

Ice edge estimated from Nova Scotia near 4520N 6100W to 4510N 6005W
to 4530N 5810W to 4650N 5725W to Newfoundland near 4730N 5610W. Sea
ice north of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Ice free.


Iceberg Bulletin

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 22 March 2018

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 22 Mar estimated from Newfoundland near
4652N 5408W to 4530N 5314W to 4500N 4744W to 4515N 4529W to 4700N
4529W to 5100N 4744W to 5300N 4929W to 5600N 5144W then eastwards.

Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 22 Mar estimated from Quebec near
5109N 5840W to Newfoundland near 5028N 5723W.

Iceberg Count

No confirmed icebergs.

Warnings (In effect)

Gale warning in effect

Banquereau - southern half

Issued 10:51 AM ADT 22 March 2018

'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.


Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 10:00 AM ADT 22 March 2018 Today Tonight and Friday At 10:00 a.m. ADT today low 987 mb located near Georges Bank.
By 3:00 a.m. ADT Friday low 989 mb located over Eastern Shore.

At 10:00 a.m. ADT today warm front from low located from Georges
Bank to Laurentian Fan.
By 3:00 a.m. ADT Friday warm front from low located from Eastern
Shore to the Avalon Peninsula.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 9:47 AM ADT 22 March 2018 A warm front associated with an approaching low pressure system will
track northward today. Strong to gale force northeasterly winds north
of the front will spread to most of the district today and will shift
to strong to gale force southwesterly winds south of it.

Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for all
waters except for the western half of Chaleur-Miscou and the
northwestern half of Anticosti.

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