Southeastern Grand Banks

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM NDT 27 May 2018

Today Tonight and Monday.

Wind northwest 30 knots diminishing to west 15 to 20 late overnight and to light Monday afternoon.

Waves

Issued 06:00 AM NDT 27 May 2018
Today Tonight and Monday. Seas 3 to 4 metres subsiding to 2 to 3 late overnight.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM NDT 27 May 2018
Tuesday Wind southeast 15 to 20 knots increasing to southeast 35 in the afternoon.
Wednesday Wind southeast 35 knots diminishing to southwest 25.
Thursday Wind southwest 25 knots diminishing to east 15 to 20.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 27 May 2018 Today Tonight and Monday Bergy water.  

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Southeastern Grand Banks

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 27 May 2018 Today Tonight and Monday

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.

Ice Forecasts

Tail of the Grand Banks

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 27 May 2018 Today Tonight and Monday

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

Forecasts available to mariners upon request.

 

Iceberg Bulletin

Southeastern Grand Banks

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 27 May 2018

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 27 May estimated from Newfoundland near
4651N 5409W to 4600N 5345W to 4500N 4715W to 4515N 4630W to 4715N
4515W to 4845N 4515W to 5300N 4745W to 5600N 4900W then eastwards.

Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 27 May estimated from Quebec near
5014N 6016W to Newfoundland near 4908N 5808W.

Iceberg Count

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

Iceberg Bulletin

Tail of the Grand Banks

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 27 May 2018

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 27 May estimated from Newfoundland near
4651N 5409W to 4600N 5345W to 4500N 4715W to 4515N 4630W to 4715N
4515W to 4845N 4515W to 5300N 4745W to 5600N 4900W then eastwards.

Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 27 May estimated from Quebec near
5014N 6016W to Newfoundland near 4908N 5808W.

Iceberg Count

Forecasts available to mariners upon request.
Warnings

No watches or warnings in effect.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 10:00 AM NDT 27 May 2018 Today Tonight and Monday At 10:00 a.m. NDT today low 1000 mb located east of the Grand Banks.
By 3:00 a.m. NDT Monday low 978 mb located south of Greenland.

At 10:00 a.m. NDT today ridge located on a line north-south over
the Maritimes.
By 3:00 a.m. NDT Monday ridge located on a line north-south over
Newfoundland.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 9:45 AM NDT 27 May 2018 A low pressure system east of the Northern Grand Banks will intensify
as it moves to lie south of Greenland overnight. Strong to gale force
northwesterlies over eastern waters in the wake of the low will
gradually diminish this evening or overnight as the low moves away.

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

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