Southwestern Grand Banks

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM NDT 15 August 2018

Today Tonight and Thursday.

Wind south 15 knots increasing to south 20 this afternoon then veering to southwest 15 Thursday morning. Wind veering to west 10 to 15 Thursday afternoon.

Showers beginning this afternoon. Fog patches forming late overnight.

Waves

Issued 06:00 AM NDT 15 August 2018
Today Tonight and Thursday. Seas 1 metre.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM NDT 15 August 2018
Friday Wind variable 10 to 15 knots.
Saturday Wind variable 10 to 15 knots.
Sunday Wind southeast 15 to 20 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 14 August 2018

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 14 Aug estimated from Newfoundland near
4742N 5246W to 4530N 4700W to 4530N 4530W to 4700N 4530W to 5100N
4745W to 5700N 5400W.

Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 14 Aug estimated from the Labrador
coast near 5156N 5600W to Newfoundland near 5131N 5600W.

Iceberg Count

No confirmed icebergs.

Iceberg Bulletin

Tail of the Grand Banks

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 14 August 2018

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 14 Aug estimated from Newfoundland near
4742N 5246W to 4530N 4700W to 4530N 4530W to 4700N 4530W to 5100N
4745W to 5700N 5400W.

Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 14 Aug estimated from the Labrador
coast near 5156N 5600W to Newfoundland near 5131N 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 15 August 2018 Today Tonight and Thursday At 10:00 a.m. NDT today low 998 mb located over Labrador Coast.
By 3:00 a.m. NDT Thursday low 993 mb located southeast of Greenland.

At 10:00 a.m. NDT today trough from 998 mb low located over
Labrador.
By 3:00 a.m. NDT Thursday trough from 993 mb low located on a line
northeast-southwest over Newfoundland.

At 10:00 a.m. NDT today ridge located on a line east-west over
the southeastern Grand Banks.
By 8:00 p.m. NDT tonight departing ridge located on a line
northeast-southwest over the southeastern Grand Banks.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 9:49 AM NDT 15 August 2018 A trough extending from a low over Western Labrador will approach the
marine district this evening. Strong to gale force northeasterlies
will develop overnight in its wake over western waters.

Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for
Northeast Gulf and Gulf - Port au Port.

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