Southwestern Grand Banks

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM NDT 22 October 2018

Today Tonight and Tuesday.

Wind northwest 30 knots except southwest 25 over southeastern sections. Wind diminishing to northwest 25 this afternoon then backing to southwest 20 late overnight. Wind diminishing to light Tuesday afternoon.

Showers ending Tuesday afternoon.

Waves

Issued 06:00 AM NDT 22 October 2018
Today Tonight and Tuesday. Seas 6 to 8 metres subsiding to 4 to 6 this afternoon and to 3 to 4 this evening. Seas subsiding to 2 to 3 Tuesday morning.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM NDT 22 October 2018
Wednesday Wind variable 10 to 15 knots increasing to southeast 25 to 35 in the afternoon.
Thursday Wind southeast 25 to 35 knots diminishing to variable 15 to 20.
Friday Wind north 25 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

Southwestern Grand Banks

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 4 August 2018

Ice Coverage

Forecasts available to mariners upon request.

Ice Forecasts

Tail of the Grand Banks

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 4 August 2018

Ice Coverage

Forecasts available to mariners upon request.

 

Iceberg Bulletin

Southwestern Grand Banks

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 22 October 2018

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 23 Oct estimated from Newfoundland near
5030N 5619W to 5030N 5400W to 5130N 5000W to 5430N 5045W to 5800N
5630W to 6000N 5400W to 5800N 5100W then eastwards.

Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 23 Oct estimated from the Labrador
coast near 5155N 5600W to Newfoundland near 5130N 5600W.

Iceberg Count

No confirmed icebergs.

Iceberg Bulletin

Tail of the Grand Banks

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 22 October 2018

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 23 Oct estimated from Newfoundland near
5030N 5619W to 5030N 5400W to 5130N 5000W to 5430N 5045W to 5800N
5630W to 6000N 5400W to 5800N 5100W then eastwards.

Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 23 Oct estimated from the Labrador
coast near 5155N 5600W to Newfoundland near 5130N 5600W.

Iceberg Count

Forecasts available to mariners upon request.
Warnings

No watches or warnings in effect.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 10:00 AM NDT 22 October 2018 Today Tonight and Tuesday At 10:00 a.m. NDT today trough located on a line northeast-southwest
over the Avalon Peninsula.
By 8:00 p.m. NDT tonight trough located east of the Grand Banks.

At 10:00 a.m. NDT today trough located on a line northeast-southwest
over central Labrador Coast.
By 8:00 p.m. NDT tonight quasi-stationary trough located on a line
northeast-southwest over southeastern Labrador.

At 3:00 a.m. NDT Tuesday approaching ridge located south of the
Maritimes.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 9:47 AM NDT 22 October 2018 A trough of low pressure over the Avalon Peninsula will move to lie
east of the Grand Banks this evening. Gale force southerlies ahead of
the trough will diminish in its wake.

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

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