Wave Height Forecasts for Newfoundland


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Wave height forecasts for Newfoundland issued by Environment Canada
at 6:00 a.m. NST Friday 15 December 2017 for today tonight and
Saturday.
The next scheduled forecast will be issued at 6:00 p.m. NST.

Forecast values are combined wind wave and swell heights. Highest
waves may be more than twice forecast values. Wave heights may vary
considerably due to shoreline and depth effects.

Strait of Belle Isle - eastern half
Northeast Coast.
Seas 2 to 3 metres building to 3 to 5 near noon then subsiding to 2
to 3 Saturday morning. Seas subsiding to 1 to 2 Saturday afternoon.

Strait of Belle Isle - western half
Northeast Gulf.
Seas 3 to 5 metres building to 6 to 8 near noon then subsiding to 3
to 5 late overnight. Seas subsiding to 2 to 3 Saturday morning and to
1 to 2 Saturday afternoon.

Gulf - Port au Port.
Seas 3 to 5 metres building to 5 to 7 near noon then subsiding to 3
to 5 late overnight. Seas subsiding to 2 to 3 Saturday morning and to
1 to 2 Saturday afternoon.

Southwest Coast.
Seas 4 to 6 metres subsiding to 2 to 3 late overnight except 3 to 5
over eastern sections Saturday afternoon and evening.

South Coast
East Coast - Cape St. Francis and south.
Seas 5 to 7 metres subsiding to 3 to 5 near noon and to 2 to 3
Saturday morning. Seas building to 3 to 5 Saturday afternoon and to 5
to 7 Saturday evening.

East Coast - north of Cape St. Francis.
Seas 4 to 6 metres subsiding to 3 to 4 this evening and to 2 to 3
late overnight. Seas subsiding to 1 to 2 Saturday morning then
building to 3 to 5 Saturday evening.

Belle Isle Bank.
Seas 3 to 5 metres building to 6 to 8 this afternoon then subsiding
to 3 to 5 Saturday afternoon.

Funk Island Bank.
Seas 6 to 8 metres subsiding to 4 to 6 near noon and to 2 to 3
Saturday afternoon.

Northern Grand Banks.
Seas 5 to 7 metres subsiding to 3 to 5 near noon and to 2 to 3
Saturday morning. Seas building to 3 to 5 Saturday afternoon.

Southeastern Grand Banks
Southwestern Grand Banks.
Seas 4 to 6 metres subsiding to 3 to 4 this evening then building to
4 to 6 near noon Saturday. Seas building to 6 to 8 Saturday evening.

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