South Coast

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM NDT 18 June 2018

Today Tonight and Tuesday.

Gale warning in effect.

Wind light increasing to south 15 knots this afternoon and to south 25 this evening. Wind increasing to south 35 Tuesday morning and locally gusts to 45 along the coast. Wind diminishing to southwest 20 Tuesday evening.

Rain and fog patches beginning near midnight.

Waves

Issued 06:00 AM NDT 18 June 2018
Today Tonight and Tuesday. Seas 1 metre building to 2 to 3 late overnight and to 3 to 5 Tuesday morning.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM NDT 18 June 2018
Wednesday Wind west 20 knots.
Thursday Wind southwest 15 to 20 knots.
Friday Wind variable 10 to 15 knots.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 18 June 2018 Today Tonight and Tuesday Bergy water. 

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 18 June 2018 Today Tonight and Tuesday

Ice Edge

First ice edge estimated from Quebec near 5125N 5700W to
Newfoundland near 5120N 5640W. Sea ice northeast of the ice edge.

Second ice edge estimated from Newfoundland near 5100N 5550W to
5100N 5400W to 5330N 5230W to 5435N 5340W to 5630N 5830W to 5800N
5830W then northward. Sea ice west of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Bergy water.

 

Iceberg Bulletin

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 18 June 2018

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 18 Jun estimated from Newfoundland near
4706N 5508W to 4615N 5330W to 4500N 4700W to 4515N 4530W to 4800N
4500W to 5700N 5100W.

Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 18 Jun estimated from Quebec near
5016N 6023W to Newfoundland near 4903N 5822W.

Iceberg Count

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

Warnings (In effect)

Gale warning in effect

South Coast

Issued 10:00 AM NDT 18 June 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.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 10:00 AM NDT 18 June 2018 Today Tonight and Tuesday At 10:00 a.m. NDT today ridge located over the Grand Banks.
By 8:00 p.m. NDT tonight departing ridge located east of the
Grand Banks.

At 10:00 a.m. NDT today trough located on a line north-south
over Quebec.
By 10:00 a.m. NDT Tuesday trough located on a line
northeast-southwest over Newfoundland.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 9:53 AM NDT 18 June 2018 A trough of low pressure over Quebec will track eastward and cross
the marine district on Tuesday. A number of weak low pressure centres
within the trough will merge into one low off the Labrador coast by
Tuesday morning. Strong to gale force southerlies will spread across
the district tonight into Tuesday ahead of the trough.

Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for
Gulf - Port au Port, Southwest Coast, South Coast, East Coast, Funk
Island Bank, and Northern Grand Banks.

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