Southeastern Grand Banks

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 08:00 PM NST 17 November 2018

Tonight and Sunday.

Storm warning in effect.

Wind west 50 to 60 knots diminishing to northwest 35 to 45 after midnight and to northwest 25 Sunday morning.

Showers.

Waves

Issued 06:00 PM NST 17 November 2018
Tonight and Sunday. Seas 7 to 10 metres subsiding to 5 to 7 late overnight and to 3 to 5 Sunday evening.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:30 PM NST 17 November 2018
Monday Wind northwest 25 knots diminishing to light in the afternoon.
Tuesday Wind south 25 to 35 knots.
Wednesday Wind southwest 25 to 35 knots.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EST 17 November 2018 Today Tonight and Sunday Ice free.  

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Southeastern Grand Banks

Issued 10:00 AM EST 17 November 2018 Today Tonight and Sunday

Ice Edge

First ice edge estimated from Labrador near 5340N 5915W to Labrador
near 5350N 5935W. Sea ice west of the ice edge.

Second ice edge estimated from Labrador near 5940N 6355W to 6030N
6400W to 6040N 6245W then northeastward. Sea ice west of the ice
edge.

Ice Coverage

Ice free.

Ice Forecasts

Tail of the Grand Banks

Issued 10:00 AM EST 17 November 2018 Today Tonight and Sunday

Ice Edge

First ice edge estimated from Labrador near 5340N 5915W to Labrador
near 5350N 5935W. Sea ice west of the ice edge.

Second ice edge estimated from Labrador near 5940N 6355W to 6030N
6400W to 6040N 6245W then northeastward. Sea ice west of the ice
edge.

Ice Coverage

Forecasts available to mariners upon request.

 

Iceberg Bulletin

Southeastern Grand Banks

Issued 11:00 AM EST 17 November 2018

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 18 Nov estimated from the Labrador coast
near 5300N 5552W to 5100N 5345W to 5145N 5030W to 5400N 5030W to
5700N 5300W to 5800N 5630W to 6000N 6000W to 6100N 5400W to 5800N
5000W then eastwards.

Iceberg Count

No confirmed icebergs.

Iceberg Bulletin

Tail of the Grand Banks

Issued 11:00 AM EST 17 November 2018

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 18 Nov estimated from the Labrador coast
near 5300N 5552W to 5100N 5345W to 5145N 5030W to 5400N 5030W to
5700N 5300W to 5800N 5630W to 6000N 6000W to 6100N 5400W to 5800N
5000W then eastwards.

Iceberg Count

Forecasts available to mariners upon request.
Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Storm warning in effect

Southeastern Grand Banks

Issued 8:00 PM NST 17 November 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 NST 17 November 2018 Tonight and Sunday At 8:00 p.m. NST tonight low 975 mb located east of Funk Island
Bank.
By 10:00 a.m. NST Sunday departing low 978 mb located east of Funk
Island Bank.

At 3:30 p.m. NST Sunday approaching ridge located over New England.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 7:52 PM NST 17 November 2018 A low east of Funk Island Bank will continue moving eastward tonight.
Strong to gale force northeasterlies can be expected to the north of
the low, with gale to storm force southwest to northwesterlies to the
south and west of its track. Winds are expected to diminish to strong
northwesterlies by Sunday morning as the low departs.

Marine interests are advised that storm warnings are in effect for
Northern Grand Banks and Southeastern Grand Banks. Gale warnings are
in effect for Southwest Coast, South Coast, East Coast, Funk Island
Bank, and Southwestern Grand Banks.

Freezing spray warnings are in effect for Strait of Belle Isle and
Northeast Coast.

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