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Marine Forecast

Issued 03:30 PM NDT 26 May 2018

Tonight and Sunday.

Wind light increasing to north 15 to 20 knots late this evening and to north 25 late overnight. Wind diminishing to northwest 15 Sunday afternoon then backing to west 20 Sunday evening.

Showers and fog banks ending late overnight.


Issued 06:00 AM NDT 26 May 2018
Today Tonight and Sunday. Seas 2 to 3 metres subsiding to 1 to 2 Sunday afternoon.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:30 PM NDT 26 May 2018
Monday Wind variable 10 to 15 knots becoming southeast 15 late in the day.
Tuesday Wind southeast 25 knots becoming northwest 25.
Wednesday Wind northwest 25 to 35 knots.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 26 May 2018 Today Tonight and Sunday Bergy water. 

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 26 May 2018 Today Tonight and Sunday

Ice Edge

First ice edge estimated from Newfoundland near 5100N 5550W to 5045N
5455W to 5120N 5140W to 5510N 5250W to 5800N 5730W then northward.
Sea ice west of the ice edge.

Second ice edge estimated from Quebec near 5125N 5710W to
Newfoundland near 5110N 5650W. Sea ice north of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Bergy water.


Iceberg Bulletin

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 26 May 2018

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 26 May estimated from Newfoundland near
4651N 5409W to 4600N 5345W to 4500N 4715W to 4515N 4645W to 4715N
4515W to 4800N 4515W to 5300N 4745W to 5600N 4900W then eastwards.

Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 26 May estimated from Quebec near
5015N 6001W to Newfoundland near 4920N 5813W.

Iceberg Count

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

No watches or warnings in effect.


Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 3:30 PM NDT 26 May 2018 Tonight and Sunday At 3:30 p.m. NDT today low 1003 mb located south of Newfoundland.
By 3:30 p.m. NDT Sunday low 994 mb located east of the Marine

At 3:30 p.m. NDT today trough from 1003 mb low located on a line
northeast-southwest over eastern Newfoundland.
By 3:30 p.m. NDT Sunday trough from 994 mb low located east of
the Marine District.

At 3:00 a.m. NDT Sunday approaching ridge located over the

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 3:18 PM NDT 26 May 2018 A low pressure system south of Newfoundland will track eastward
across the district tonight, then intensify as it moves away to the
east on Sunday. Strong to gale force northwesterlies will develop
over eastern waters Sunday morning in the wake of the low.

Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for
Funk Island Bank and Northern Grand Banks.

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