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East Coast - Cape St. Francis and south


Marine Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM NDT 03 August 2021

Today Tonight and Wednesday.

Gale warning in effect.

Wind south 25 knots increasing to southwest 35 early this morning with gusts to 45 near Cape Race late this morning. Wind diminishing to west 25 near noon then backing to southwest 15 to 20 this evening. Wind increasing to southwest 25 Wednesday morning.

Rain and fog patches ending this morning.


Issued 06:00 AM NDT 03 August 2021
Today Tonight and Wednesday. Seas 2 to 3 metres subsiding to 1 to 2 late overnight.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM NDT 03 August 2021
Thursday Wind southwest 15 to 20 knots.
Friday Wind southwest 25 knots.
Saturday Wind southwest 25 knots.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 8 July 2021 Forecasts available to mariners upon request. 

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 8 July 2021

Ice Coverage

Forecasts available to mariners upon request.


Iceberg Bulletin

Issued 2:30 PM EDT 2 August 2021

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 3 Aug estimated from the Labrador coast
near 5228N 5550W to 5345N 5345W to 5515N 5330W to 5755N 5555W to
5900N 5800W to 5955N 5140W to 5840N 4650W then eastwards.

Iceberg Count

No confirmed icebergs.

Warnings (In effect)

Gale warning in effect

East Coast - Cape St. Francis and south

Issued 08:18 AM NDT 03 August 2021

'Gale' force winds of 34 to 47 knots are occurring or expected to occur in this marine area. Watch for updated statements. Please refer to the latest marine forecasts for further details and continue to monitor the situation through Canadian Coast Guard radio or Weatheradio stations.


Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 3:00 AM NDT 3 August 2021 Today Tonight and Wednesday At 3:00 a.m. NDT today deepening low 999 mb located over the
Burin Peninsula.
By 3:30 p.m. NDT today low 995 mb located northeast of Funk
Island Bank.

At 3:00 a.m. NDT today low located over Quebec.
By 3:00 a.m. NDT Wednesday low 1000 mb located over southern
Labrador Sea.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 2:57 AM NDT 3 August 2021 A low pressure system over the Burin Peninsula will track
northeastward across the Funk Island Bank later this morning then
move northeast of the region this afternoon. Strong to gale force
southwesterlies are expected south of the low's track this morning
then diminish by this afternoon as the low moves away.

Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for the
South Coast, East Coast - Cape St. Francis and south, and the Grand

Atlantic - Newfoundland Area

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