Southwestern Grand Banks

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 03:30 PM NDT 19 June 2018

Tonight and Wednesday.

Wind southwest 30 knots diminishing to west 15 to 20 late overnight then backing to southwest 10 to 15 Wednesday evening.

Showers and fog patches ending Wednesday morning.

Waves

Issued 06:00 AM NDT 19 June 2018
Today Tonight and Wednesday. Seas 1 to 2 metres building to 2 to 3 this morning and to 3 to 5 this afternoon. Seas subsiding to 2 to 3 Wednesday afternoon.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:30 PM NDT 19 June 2018
Thursday Wind southwest 15 knots.
Friday Wind variable 10 to 15 knots.
Saturday Wind variable 10 to 15 knots.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 19 June 2018 Today Tonight and Wednesday Bergy water.  

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Southwestern Grand Banks

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 19 June 2018 Today Tonight and Wednesday

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.

Ice Forecasts

Tail of the Grand Banks

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 19 June 2018 Today Tonight and Wednesday

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

Forecasts available to mariners upon request.

 

Iceberg Bulletin

Southwestern Grand Banks

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 19 June 2018

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 19 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 19 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.

Iceberg Bulletin

Tail of the Grand Banks

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 19 June 2018

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 19 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 19 Jun estimated from Quebec near
5016N 6023W to Newfoundland near 4903N 5822W.

Iceberg Count

Forecasts available to mariners upon request.
Warnings

No watches or warnings in effect.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 3:30 PM NDT 19 June 2018 Tonight and Wednesday At 3:30 p.m. NDT today trough located on a line northeast-southwest
over central Newfoundland.
By 3:30 p.m. NDT Wednesday departing trough located east of the
Marine District.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 3:19 PM NDT 19 June 2018 A trough of low pressure over Central Newfoundland will continue to
track eastward across the marine district tonight. Strong to gale
force southwesterlies ahead of the trough will diminish by Wednesday
morning in its wake.

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

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