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Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 03:30 PM NST 12 November 2019

Tonight and Wednesday.

Gale warning in effect.

Wind south 35 knots except northeast 35 along the Quebec coast late this afternoon and this evening. Wind diminishing to southwest 25 late overnight then increasing to west 35 Wednesday evening.

Snow changing to rain and fog patches this evening then to flurries Wednesday afternoon. Visibility 1 mile or less in snow and in fog patches.

Waves

Issued 06:00 AM NST 12 November 2019
Today Tonight and Wednesday. Seas 1 metre building to 3 to 4 this afternoon then subsiding to 2 Wednesday morning. Seas building to 3 to 4 Wednesday evening.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:30 PM NST 12 November 2019
Thursday Wind west 35 knots diminishing to northwest 25 in the morning and to west 15 in the afternoon.
Friday Wind southwest 25 knots increasing to southwest 35 to 45.
Saturday Wind west 25 to 35 knots.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EST 12 November 2019 Today Tonight and Wednesday Ice free except open water along the Quebec coast. 

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Map of Atlantic - Newfoundland marine weather areas Banquereau - 44139 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 Bonavista Burgeo Cape Race Corner Brook Daniel's Harbour Englee Ferolle Point La Scie Port aux Basques Rocky Harbour 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 12 November 2019 Today Tonight and Wednesday

Ice Edge

Ice edge estimated from Quebec near 4920N 6720W to 4920N 6705W to
Quebec near 5015N 6550W. Sea ice northwest of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Ice free except open water along the Quebec coast.

 

Iceberg Bulletin

Issued 11:00 AM EST 12 November 2019

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 13 Nov estimated from the Labrador coast
near 5210N 5545W to 5100N 5200W to 5100N 4830W to 5200N 4730W to
5530N 5400W to 6100N 5900W to 6200N 5400W to 5800N 4800W then
eastwards.

Iceberg Count

No confirmed icebergs.
Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Gale warning in effect

Gulf - Port au Port

Issued 3:30 PM NST 12 November 2019

'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.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 3:30 PM NST 12 November 2019 Tonight and Wednesday At 3:30 p.m. NST today low 1000 mb located over New Brunswick.
By 3:30 p.m. NST Wednesday deepening low 980 mb located over
Labrador Coast.

At 3:30 p.m. NST today ridge located on a line northwest-southeast
over Funk Island Bank.
By 8:00 p.m. NST tonight departing ridge located on a line
northwest-southeast over Belle Isle Bank.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 3:25 PM NST 12 November 2019 A low pressure system over New Brunswick will move to lie over the
Labrador Sea by Wednesday evening. Strong to gale force east to
northeasterly winds can be expected over northern and western waters
this evening ahead of the low. Winds will shift to strong to gale
force southerlies tonight as the low passes before spreading across
all waters on Wednesday.

Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for all
waters.

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