East Coast

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 08:00 PM NDT 16 October 2018

Tonight and Wednesday.

Storm warning in effect.

Wind southwest 40 to 50 knots with gusts to 65 diminishing to west 35 late overnight and to west 25 Wednesday afternoon. Wind backing to southwest 15 to 20 Wednesday evening.

Waves

Issued 06:00 PM NDT 16 October 2018
Tonight and Wednesday. Seas 5 to 7 metres subsiding to 3 to 5 late overnight and to 2 to 3 Wednesday afternoon.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:30 PM NDT 16 October 2018
Thursday Wind southeast 25 knots increasing to southwest 35 late in the day.
Friday Wind southwest 35 knots diminishing to northwest 25.
Saturday Wind light increasing to south 25 knots.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 4 August 2018 Forecasts available to mariners upon request. 

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 4 August 2018

Ice Coverage

Forecasts available to mariners upon request.

 

Iceberg Bulletin

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 16 October 2018

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 17 Oct estimated from Newfoundland near
5100N 5600W to 5100N 5400W to 5400N 4930W.

Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 17 Oct estimated from the Labrador
coast near 5155N 5600W to Newfoundland near 5130N 5600W.

Iceberg Count

No confirmed icebergs.
Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Storm warning in effect

East Coast

Issued 8:00 PM NDT 16 October 2018

'Storm' force winds of 48 to 63 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 8:00 PM NDT 16 October 2018 Tonight and Wednesday At 8:00 p.m. NDT tonight deepening low 966 mb located over the
Strait of Belle Isle.
By 3:30 p.m. NDT Wednesday low 966 mb located northeast of Belle
Isle Bank.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 7:44 PM NDT 16 October 2018 A low pressure system over the Strait of Belle Isle will continue to
rapidly deepen as it moves to lie over belle bank overnight and east
of the marine district by Wednesday morning. Gale to storm force
south to southeasterlies ahead of this system will shift to gale to
storm force west to southwesterlies in its wake.

Marine interests are advised that storm warnings are in effect for
all waters except South Coast, and the Southern Grand Banks where
gale warnings are in effect.

Marine interests are also advised that areas between Bay St. George
and Bonne Bay can expect high waves and pounding surf conditions as
well as elevated water levels tonight.

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