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East Coast - Cape St. Francis and south


Marine Forecast

Issued 03:30 PM NDT 25 March 2023

Tonight and Sunday.

Gale warning in effect.

Wind north 45 knots backing to northwest 35 late overnight then diminishing to northwest 25 Sunday morning. Wind diminishing to northwest 15 to 20 Sunday evening.

Flurries or showers ending this evening.


Issued 06:00 PM NDT 25 March 2023
Tonight and Sunday. Outside the ice edge seas 5 to 7 metres subsiding to 3 to 5 Sunday morning.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:30 PM NDT 25 March 2023
Monday Wind north 20 knots.
Tuesday Wind northwest 25 knots.
Wednesday Wind north 15 to 20 knots.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 25 March 2023 Today Tonight and Sunday Bergy water. 

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 25 March 2023 Today Tonight and Sunday

Ice Edge

Ice edge estimated from Newfoundland near 4647N 5257W to 4750N 5104W
to 4846N 5044W to 5042N 5400W to 5457N 5222W to 5600N 5622W to 5803N
5815W then northeastward. Sea ice north then west of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Bergy water.


Iceberg Bulletin

Issued 2:30 PM EDT 25 March 2023

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 26 Mar estimated from Newfoundland near
4655N 5555W to 4530N 5510W to 4405N 4645W to 4720N 4350W to 5835N
5540W to 6005N 5015W to 5920N 4845W then eastwards.

Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 26 Mar estimated from Quebec near
5020N 6025W to Newfoundland near 4900N 5815W.

Iceberg Count

More than 100 icebergs.

Warnings (In effect)

Gale warning in effect

East Coast - Cape St. Francis and south

Issued 3:30 PM NDT 25 March 2023

'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 3:30 PM NDT 25 March 2023 Tonight and Sunday At 3:30 p.m. NDT today low 982 mb located over the southeastern
Grand Banks.
By 3:30 p.m. NDT Sunday low 984 mb located east of the Grand Banks.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 3:19 PM NDT 25 March 2023 A low pressure system over the Southeastern Grand Banks will continue
to drift eastward tonight to lie east of the Grand Banks where it
will stall on Sunday. Gale to storm force easterly to northeasterlies
to the north of the low will give way to gale to storm force
northerlies in its wake. The northerlies will gradually diminish as
the low departs.

Marine interests are advised that storm warnings are in effect for
Funk Island Bank and the Grand Banks. Gale warnings are in effect for
Southwest Coast, South Coast, and East Coast.

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