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Marine Forecast

Issued 08:00 PM NST 14 December 2019

Tonight and Sunday.

Gale warning in effect.

Wind southeast 35 to 45 knots veering to south 35 late overnight then to southwest 25 to 35 Sunday afternoon.

Rain and fog patches changing to showers Sunday afternoon.

Waves

Issued 06:00 PM NST 14 December 2019
Tonight and Sunday. Seas 1 to 2 metres building to 3 to 4 this evening and to 4 to 6 late overnight.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:30 PM NST 14 December 2019
Monday Wind west 35 knots increasing to west 40 to 50 in the afternoon.
Tuesday Wind west 35 to 45 knots.
Wednesday Wind northwest 15 knots.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EST 14 December 2019 Today Tonight and Sunday Ice free. 

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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 14 December 2019 Today Tonight and Sunday

Ice Edge

Ice edge estimated from Nova Scotia near 4540N 6130W to 4630N 6155W
to 4730N 6415W to 4850N 6335W to 4850N 6110W to 5050N 5805W to
Newfoundland near 5035N 5720W. Sea ice southwest then west then
north of the ice edge

Pointe-des-Monts to Anticosti - northern half
Pointe-des-Monts to Anticosti - southern half
Pointe a Michel to Pointe-des-Monts
Tadoussac to Pointe a Michel
Northumberland Strait
Gulf - Magdalen
Chaleur - Miscou - eastern half
Anticosti
Gulf - Port au Port
Northeast Gulf.
Open water except 5 tenths new ice along parts of the coasts.

Ice Coverage

Ice free.

 

Iceberg Bulletin

Issued 11:00 AM EST 14 December 2019

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 15 Dec estimated from the Labrador coast
near 5145N 5622W to 5145N 5500W to 5230N 5400W to 5445N 5400W to
5800N 5700W to 5900N 5700W to 6000N 5300W to 5800N 4900W then
eastwards.

Iceberg Count

No confirmed icebergs.
Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Gale warning in effect

Southwest Coast

Issued 8:00 PM NST 14 December 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 8:00 PM NST 14 December 2019 Tonight and Sunday At 8:00 p.m. NST tonight ridge located on a line northwest-southeast
over the eastern Marine District.
By 10:00 a.m. NST Sunday departing ridge located east of the
Marine District.

At 8:00 p.m. NST tonight trough located over Prince Edward Island.
By 8:00 p.m. NST Sunday trough located on a line east-west over
Belle Isle Bank.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 8:05 PM NST 14 December 2019 A trough of low pressure approaching from the southwest will slowly
track northward across the marine district tonight and Sunday. Strong
to gale force southeasterlies ahead of the trough will shift to gale
force south to southwesterlies in its wake.

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

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