Cabot Strait - southern half

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM ADT 19 August 2018

Today Tonight and Monday.

Strong wind warning in effect.

Wind northeast 25 knots backing to northerly 15 to 20 this afternoon then diminishing to variable 10 to 15 this evening. Wind becoming southeast 10 to 15 Monday morning.

Waves

Issued 05:00 AM ADT 19 August 2018
Today Tonight and Monday. Seas 2 to 3 metres subsiding to 1 to 2 near midnight.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM ADT 19 August 2018
Tuesday Wind southeast 10 to 15 knots increasing to southeast 15 to 20 in the afternoon.
Wednesday Wind variable 10 to 15 knots increasing to southeast 20.
Thursday Wind south 25 knots.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 26 May 2018 Forecasts available to mariners upon request. 

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 26 May 2018

Ice Edge

Ice edge is outside the forecast region.

Ice Coverage

Forecasts available to mariners upon request.

 

Iceberg Bulletin

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 18 August 2018

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 18 Aug estimated from Newfoundland near
4742N 5246W to 4530N 4700W to 4530N 4515W to 4700N 4500W to 5100N
4800W to 5530N 5200W to 5700N 5400W.

Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 18 Aug estimated from the Labrador
coast near 5156N 5600W to Newfoundland near 5131N 5600W.

Iceberg Count

No confirmed icebergs.
Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Strong wind warning in effect

Cabot Strait - southern half

Issued 10:00 AM ADT 19 August 2018

'Strong' winds of 20 to 33 knots are occurring or expected to occur in this marine area. 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 10:00 AM ADT 19 August 2018 Today Tonight and Monday At 10:00 a.m. ADT today low 1006 mb located over Banquereau.
By 3:00 a.m. ADT Monday low 1010 mb located east of the Grand Banks.

At 10:00 a.m. ADT today trough from 1006 mb low located on a line
northeast-southwest over the southern Marine District.
By 3:00 a.m. ADT Monday quasi-stationary trough from 1010 mb low
located south of the Marine District.

At 10:00 a.m. ADT today ridge located over Quebec.
By 8:00 p.m. ADT tonight quasi-stationary ridge located from
Newfoundland to New England.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 9:49 AM ADT 19 August 2018 A low pressure system over Southern Banquereau this morning will
track slowly eastward to exit the marine district by this evening.
Strong to gale force northeasterlies to the north of the low will
diminish today as it moves off.

Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for
Banquereau - northern half.

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