South Coast


Marine Forecast

Issued 08:00 PM NDT 21 September 2018

Tonight and Saturday.

Gale warning in effect.

Wind light increasing to south 15 knots late overnight and to south 25 to 35 Saturday morning. Wind increasing to south 35 to 45 Saturday afternoon then diminishing to west 25 Saturday evening.

Rain beginning Saturday morning.


Issued 06:00 PM NDT 21 September 2018
Tonight and Saturday. Seas 1 to 2 metres building to 2 to 3 Saturday morning and to 3 to 5 Saturday afternoon.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:30 PM NDT 21 September 2018
Sunday Wind northwest 25 knots diminishing to variable 10 to 15 in the morning then increasing to southwest 25 in the afternoon.
Monday Wind southwest 25 knots veering to northwest 25.
Tuesday Wind northwest 20 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 21 September 2018

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 22 Sep estimated from Newfoundland near
4804N 5255W to 4730N 4715W to 5100N 4730W to 5800N 5600W.

Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 22 Sep estimated from the Labrador
coast near 5142N 5625W to Newfoundland near 5128N 5614W.

Iceberg Count

No confirmed icebergs.

Warnings (In effect)

Gale warning in effect

South Coast

Issued 8:00 PM NDT 21 September 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 8:00 PM NDT 21 September 2018 Tonight and Saturday At 8:00 p.m. NDT tonight deepening low 980 mb located over western
By 3:30 p.m. NDT Saturday deepening low 964 mb located over
Labrador Coast.

At 8:00 p.m. NDT tonight trough from 980 mb low located over
southern Ontario.
By 3:30 p.m. NDT Saturday trough from 964 mb low located on a line
north-south over Newfoundland.

At 8:00 p.m. NDT tonight ridge located on a line northeast-southwest
over the East Coast of Newfoundland.
By 3:30 p.m. NDT Saturday departing ridge located east of the
Marine District.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 7:52 PM NDT 21 September 2018 An intense low pressure system will cross Labrador on Saturday as an
associated trough crosses Newfoundland waters. Gale to storm force
southerlies will develop over Gulf waters this evening ahead of the
trough and will spread across the marine district tonight and
Saturday. The gale to storm force southerlies will veer to gale force
west to southwesterlies in the wake of the trough by Saturday night.

Marine interests are advised that storm warnings are in effect for
Strait of Belle Isle, the Gulf waters, Northeast Coast - north of
Cape St. John and Belle Isle Bank. Gale warnings are in effect for
all remaining waters except Southeastern Grand Banks.

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