Issued 03:30 PM NDT 21 September 2023
Tonight and Friday.
Gale warning in effect.
Wind north 35 to 45 knots diminishing to north 25 to 35 this evening then becoming northwest 25 Friday morning. Wind diminishing to northwest 15 to 20 Friday afternoon.
Showers ending near noon Friday.
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Ice ForecastsIssued 10:00 AM EDT 18 July 2023 Forecasts have ended for the season.
Iceberg BulletinIssued 2:30 PM EDT 21 September 2023
Iceberg LimitIceberg limit at 0000 UTC 22 Sep estimated from Newfoundland near
4926N 5355W to 5230N 4930W to 5330N 4930W to 5915N 5700W to 5955N
5120W then eastwards.
Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 22 Sep estimated from the Labrador
coast near 5132N 5647W to Newfoundland near 5124N 5628W.
Iceberg CountNo confirmed icebergs except less than 10 icebergs northwest of the
Warnings (In effect)
Northeast CoastIssued 3:30 PM NDT 21 September 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 SynopsisIssued 3:30 PM NDT 21 September 2023 Tonight and Friday At 3:30 p.m. NDT today trough located on a line northeast-southwest
over the East Coast of Newfoundland.
By 3:30 p.m. NDT Friday trough located east of the Grand Banks.
At 3:30 p.m. NDT today Hurricane Nigel 977 mb located at 42.5N
By 8:00 p.m. NDT tonight departing Hurricane Nigel 975 mb located
at 44.2N 39.1W.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 3:22 PM NDT 21 September 2023 A trough of low pressure over the east cost of Newfoundland will
continue to move eastward to lie over the Grand Banks tonight. Strong
to gale force northeast to northwesterlies are expected in its wake.
Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for
Strait of Belle Isle- eastern half, East Coast, Northeast Coast,
Belle Isle Bank, Funk Island Bank, and Northern Grand Banks.
At 12:30 PM NDT, hurricane nigel was located near latitude 42.2
north, and longitude 45.0 west, or about 420 nautical miles east
southeast of Cape Race. Maximum sustained winds are estimated at 75
knots and central pressure at 977 MB. Nigel is moving toward the
northeast at 26 knots.
Hurricane nigel will continue to drift eastward this evening before
departing the marine area. Moderate to strong north to
northwesterlies are expected in the southernmost parts of the
Southern Grand Banks as nigel passes.
Atlantic - Newfoundland Area
- Anticosti - eastern half
- Anticosti - western half
- Belle Isle Bank
- Bras d'Or Lakes
- Cabot Strait
- Chaleur - Miscou - eastern half
- Chaleur - Miscou - western half
- Eastern Shore - eastern half
- East Coast
- Funk Island Bank
- Gulf - Magdalen
- Gulf - Port au Port
- Lake Melville
- Laurentian Fan - northeastern half
- Mid Labrador Coast - Hopedale and south
- Northeast Coast
- Northeast Gulf
- Northern Grand Banks
- Northumberland Strait - eastern half
- Northumberland Strait - western half
- Sable - eastern half
- Southeastern Grand Banks
- Southwestern Grand Banks
- Southwest Coast
- South Coast
- South Labrador Coast
- South Labrador Sea - northwestern half
- South Labrador Sea - southeastern half
- Strait of Belle Isle - eastern half
- Strait of Belle Isle - western half
- Arctic - Eastern Arctic
- Arctic - Western Arctic
- Atlantic - Labrador
- Atlantic - Maritimes
- Atlantic - Newfoundland
- Great Lakes - Lake Erie and Lake Ontario
- Great Lakes - Lake Huron
- Great Lakes - Lake Superior
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