East Coast - Cape St. Francis and south
Issued 03:00 AM NDT 25 March 2023
Today Tonight and Sunday.
Gale warning in effect.
Wind northeast 35 knots except northeast 15 to 20 over southern sections. Wind increasing to north 45 this morning then backing to northwest 35 overnight. Wind diminishing to northwest 25 Sunday morning and to northwest 15 to 20 Sunday evening.
Snow changing to flurries or showers near noon and ending this evening.
Temperatures near zero.
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Ice ForecastsIssued 10:00 AM EDT 24 March 2023 Today Tonight and Saturday
Ice EdgeIce edge estimated from Newfoundland near 4647N 5257W to 4707N 5014W
to 4844N 4913W to 5021N 5342W to 5459N 5204W to 5600N 5622W to 5803N
5815W then northeastward. Sea ice north then west of the ice edge.
Iceberg BulletinIssued 3:10 PM EDT 24 March 2023
Iceberg LimitIceberg limit at 0000 UTC 25 Mar estimated from Newfoundland near
4655N 5555W to 4530N 5510W to 4405N 4645W to 4720N 4350W to 5835N
5540W to 6005N 5015W to 5920N 4845W then eastwards.
Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 25 Mar estimated from Quebec near
5020N 6050W to Newfoundland near 4917N 5810W.
Iceberg CountMore than 100 icebergs.
Warnings (In effect)
Gale warning in effect
East Coast - Cape St. Francis and southIssued 03:00 AM NDT 25 March 2023
'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 SynopsisIssued 3:00 AM NDT 25 March 2023 Today Tonight and Sunday At 3:00 a.m. NDT today low 980 mb located south of the Avalon
By 3:00 a.m. NDT Sunday low 980 mb located east of the Grand Banks.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 2:50 AM NDT 25 March 2023 An intense low pressure system south of the Avalon Peninsula will
move to lie east of the Grand Banks tonight and continue slowly
eastward on Sunday. Gale to storm force northeasterlies to the north
of the low and gale to storm force westerlies to its south will give
way to gale to storm force northerlies in its wake. The northerlies
will gradually diminish as the low departs.
Marine interests are advised that storm warnings are in effect for
Funk Island Bank and the Grand Banks. Gale warnings are in effect for
Southwest Coast, South Coast, East Coast, and Northeast Coast - Cape
St. John and south.
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- Georges Bank
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- Northumberland Strait - western half
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- Sable - eastern half
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