Strait of Belle Isle
Issued 03:00 AM NST 29 November 2021
Today Tonight and Tuesday.
Gale warning in effect.
Wind southwest 35 knots diminishing to southwest 25 this afternoon and to variable 10 to 15 this evening. Wind increasing to southeast 25 after midnight and to southeast 35 overnight and locally gusts to 45 along the Newfoundland coast. Wind becoming southwest 35 to 45 Tuesday evening.
Showers ending this evening. Rain and fog patches overnight and Tuesday.
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Ice ForecastsIssued 10:00 AM EST 28 November 2021 Today Tonight and Monday
Ice EdgeFirst ice edge estimated from Labrador near 5345N 5642W to 5354N
5652W to Labrador near 5356N 5708W. Sea ice west of the ice edge.
Second ice edge estimated from Labrador near 5413N 5815W to Labrador
near 5415N 5818W. Sea ice west of the ice edge.
Third ice edge estimated from Labrador near 5548N 6029W to 5718N
6100W to 5933N 6319W to Labrador near 5951N 6402W. Sea ice west of
the ice edge.
Iceberg BulletinIssued 1:30 PM EST 28 November 2021
Iceberg LimitIceberg limit at 0000 UTC 29 Nov estimated from Newfoundland near
5106N 5543W to 5130N 5430W to 5500N 4945W to 5600N 4945W to 5745N
5715W to 6050N 6015W to 6205N 5355W to 5910N 4710W then eastwards.
Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 29 Nov estimated from the Labrador
coast near 5128N 5651W to Newfoundland near 5120N 5639W.
Iceberg CountNo confirmed icebergs except less than 10 icebergs northeast of the
western iceberg limit.
Warnings (In effect)
Strait of Belle IsleIssued 03:00 AM NST 29 November 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 SynopsisIssued 3:00 AM NST 29 November 2021 Today Tonight and Tuesday At 3:00 a.m. NST today low 978 mb located over northwestern
By 8:00 p.m. NST tonight low 988 mb located north of Labrador Sea.
At 8:00 p.m. NST tonight approaching low 996 mb located over
At 3:00 a.m. NST today ridge located over Nova Scotia.
By 3:00 a.m. NST Tuesday ridge located over Belle Isle Bank.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 2:53 AM NST 29 November 2021 A low pressure system over the Northwest Labrador Sea will continue
tracking northeastward and will bring strong to gale force
southwesterlies to northern waters today.
A second low pressure system will approach Gulf waters tonight from
the southwest. The low will continue northeastwards on Tuesday to lie
over Southeastern Labrador by late in the day. Strong to gale force
northeasterlies to southeasterlies will spread across all waters
tonight into Tuesday ahead of this low. Winds will shift to strong to
gale force west to southwesterlies in the wake of the low.
Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for all
Atlantic - Newfoundland Area
- Anticosti - eastern half
- Anticosti - western half
- Belle Isle Bank
- Bras d'Or Lakes
- Cabot Strait - northern half
- Cabot Strait - southern half
- Chaleur - Miscou
- Eastern Shore - eastern half
- East Coast
- Funk Island Bank
- Gulf - Magdalen
- Gulf - Port au Port - northwestern half
- Gulf - Port au Port - southeastern half
- Lake Melville
- Laurentian Fan
- Mid Labrador Coast
- 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
- Strait of Belle Isle
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