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Marine Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM NST 27 January 2023

Today Tonight and Saturday.

Storm warning in effect.

Wind south 45 to 55 knots and locally gusts to 65 along the coast early this morning. Wind becoming southwest 35 to 45 this morning then diminishing to southwest 25 to 35 this afternoon. Wind becoming west 25 this evening then diminishing to northwest 15 Saturday morning. Wind diminishing to light near noon Saturday.

Rain and fog patches changing to showers this afternoon and ending this evening.

Temperatures plus 5 falling to minus 2 overnight.

Waves

Issued 06:00 PM NST 26 January 2023
Tonight and Friday. Seas 2 to 3 metres building to 3 to 5 this evening and to 5 to 7 after midnight. Seas subsiding to 3 to 5 near noon Friday.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM NST 27 January 2023
Sunday Wind variable 10 to 15 knots increasing to west 25 in the afternoon.
Monday Wind south 15 to 20 knots increasing to southwest 35 to 45.
Tuesday Wind variable 10 to 15 knots.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EST 26 January 2023 Today Tonight and Friday Open water except consolidated grey ice in a few sheltered bays. 

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Map of Atlantic - Newfoundland marine weather areas Banquereau - 44139 East Chedabucto Bay - 44488 West Chedabucto Bay - 44489 Blanc-Sablon Airport Cap Whittle Chevery Natashquan Airport Heath Point Îles de la Madeleine Airport Miscou Island Eskasoni (First Nations) Grand Étang Ingonish Beach North Mountain St.Paul Island J.A. Douglas McCurdy Sydney Airport Charlottetown Airport East Point North Cape Argentia Berry Hill Bonavista Burgeo Cape Race Corner Brook Daniel's Harbour Englee Ferolle Point La Scie Port aux Basques Sagona Island St. Anthony Airport St. John's Int'l Airport St. Lawrence Stephenville Airport Twillingate Winterland Branch Hill Wreckhouse Grates Cove Pool's Island Marticot Island Long Pond Cartwright Airport Mary's Harbour
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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 10:00 AM EST 26 January 2023 Today Tonight and Friday

Ice Edge

First ice edge estimated from Newfoundland near 4842N 5305W to 4933N
5332W to 5021N 5526W to 5123N 5430W to 5426N 5401W to 5803N 5805W
then northeastward. Sea ice west of the ice edge.

Second ice edge estimated from 6142N 5807W to 6200N 5747W then
northeastward. Sea ice west of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Open water except consolidated grey ice in a few sheltered bays.

 

Iceberg Bulletin

Issued 1:30 PM EST 26 January 2023

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 27 Jan estimated from Newfoundland near
5025N 5635W to 4925N 4910W to 5020N 4800W to 5215N 4845W to 5815N
5630W to 6005N 5015W to 5805N 4545W then eastwards.

Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 27 Jan estimated from Quebec near
5120N 5832W to Newfoundland near 5022N 5725W.

Iceberg Count

No confirmed icebergs.
Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Storm warning in effect

East Coast

Issued 03:00 AM NST 27 January 2023

'Storm' force winds of 48 to 63 knots are occurring or expected to occur in this marine area. Please refer to the latest marine forecasts for further details and continue to monitor the situation through Canadian Coast Guard radio or Weatheradio stations.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 3:00 AM NST 27 January 2023 Today Tonight and Saturday At 3:00 a.m. NST today low 975 mb located near Lake Melville.
By 3:00 a.m. NST Saturday low 970 mb located east of Labrador Sea.

At 3:00 a.m. NST today trough from low located on a line north-south
over Newfoundland.
By 3:00 a.m. NST Saturday departing trough from low located east
of the Marine District.

By 3:00 a.m. NST Saturday building ridge located over the Gulf of
St. Lawrence.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 2:55 AM NST 27 January 2023 A trough associated with an intense low pressure system over Labrador
will continue across the marine district today. Gale to storm force
south to southeasterlies ahead of the trough will shift to strong to
gale force southwesterlies in its wake. Winds will ease tonight as a
ridge of high pressure builds in from the west.

Marine interests are advised that storm warnings are in effect for
all regions except Gulf waters and the Southeastern Grand Banks where
gale warnings are in effect.

Marine interests are also advised that freezing spray warnings are in
effect for Strait of Belle Isle, Gulf waters, Northeast Coast, Belle
Isle Bank and Funk Island Bank.

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