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Strait of Belle Isle - eastern half

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 03:30 PM NDT 16 April 2021

Tonight and Saturday.

Wind northeast 10 to 15 knots tonight and Saturday.

Temperatures near minus 1.

Waves

Issued 06:00 PM NDT 16 April 2021
Tonight and Saturday. Outside the ice edge seas 1 to 2 metres.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:30 PM NDT 16 April 2021
Sunday Wind east 15 knots increasing to northeast 25 in the afternoon.
Monday Wind northeast 10 to 15 knots.
Tuesday Wind northwest 15 knots backing to southwest 15.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 16 April 2021 Today Tonight and Saturday Bergy water except 5 tenths first-year ice along parts of the Labrador and Newfoundland coasts. 

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 16 April 2021 Today Tonight and Saturday

Ice Edge

Ice edge estimated from Newfoundland near 4958N 5530W to 5042N 5408W
to 5359N 5240W to 5522N 5347W to 5612N 5633W to 5803N 5748W then
northeastward. Sea ice west of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Bergy water except 5 tenths first-year ice along parts of the
Labrador and Newfoundland coasts.

 

Iceberg Bulletin

Issued 2:30 PM EDT 16 April 2021

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 17 Apr estimated from Newfoundland near
4736N 5241W to 4800N 5135W to 5250N 5025W to 5500N 5100W to 6000N
5800W to 6050N 5315W then eastwards.

Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 17 Apr estimated from Quebec near
5127N 5733W to Newfoundland near 5045N 5705W.

Iceberg Count

No confirmed icebergs except 10 to 25 icebergs east of the western
iceberg limit.
Warnings

No watches or warnings in effect.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 3:30 PM NDT 16 April 2021 Tonight and Saturday At 3:30 p.m. NDT today weakening low 998 mb located over the
southeastern Grand Banks.
By 3:00 a.m. NDT Saturday dissipating low 1007 mb located southeast
of the Grand Banks.

At 3:30 p.m. NDT today low 989 mb located over Cape Cod.
By 3:30 p.m. NDT Saturday low 996 mb located south of Nova Scotia.

At 3:30 p.m. NDT today quasi-stationary ridge located on a line
northwest-southeast over Belle Isle Bank.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 3:43 PM NDT 16 April 2021 A low pressure system over the Southeastern Grand Banks will
gradually weaken tonight before departing to the southeast on
Saturday. Strong to gale force northeasterly winds over southern
waters will diminish to moderate to strong tonight as the low
departs.

Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for
South Coast, East Coast - Cape St. Francis and south, Northern Grand
Banks, Southeastern Grand Banks - northern half, and Southwestern
Grand Banks.

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