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Strait of Belle Isle

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 03:30 PM NDT 19 October 2021

Tonight and Wednesday.

Gale warning in effect.

Wind east 35 knots backing to northeast 25 to 35 this evening then diminishing to northeast 15 to 20 after midnight. Wind backing to northwest 25 Wednesday evening.

Rain changing to showers Wednesday morning. Fog patches dissipating Wednesday afternoon.

Waves

Issued 06:00 PM NDT 19 October 2021

Strait of Belle Isle - eastern half

Tonight and Wednesday. Seas 4 to 6 metres subsiding to 3 to 4 Wednesday afternoon.

Strait of Belle Isle - western half

Tonight and Wednesday. Seas 1 to 2 metres subsiding to 1 or less near midnight.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:30 PM NDT 19 October 2021
Thursday Wind northwest 25 to 35 knots.
Friday Wind northwest 25 knots diminishing to northwest 15.
Saturday Wind northeast 20 knots.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 8 July 2021 Forecasts available to mariners upon request. 

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 8 July 2021

Ice Coverage

Forecasts available to mariners upon request.

 

Iceberg Bulletin

Issued 2:30 PM EDT 19 October 2021

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 20 Oct estimated from the Labrador coast
near 5228N 5546W to 5245N 5445W to 5430N 5230W to 5800N 5700W to
5905N 5735W to 5940N 5425W to 5810N 5355W to 5650N 5220W to 5700N
5045W then eastwards.

Iceberg Count

No confirmed icebergs except less than 10 icebergs northwest of the
iceberg limit.
Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Gale warning in effect

Strait of Belle Isle

Issued 3:30 PM NDT 19 October 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.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 3:30 PM NDT 19 October 2021 Tonight and Wednesday At 3:30 p.m. NDT today trough located on a line east-west over
the Northeast Coast of Newfoundland.
By 3:00 a.m. NDT Wednesday weakening trough located from Gulf -
Port au Port to Funk Island Bank.

At 3:00 a.m. NDT Wednesday deepening low 998 mb located over the
southwestern Grand Banks.
By 8:00 p.m. NDT Wednesday low 988 mb located over Funk Island Bank.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 3:23 PM NDT 19 October 2021 A trough of low pressure over the Northeast Coast of Newfoundland
will slowly weaken north of Newfoundland this evening. Strong to gale
force east to southeasterlies are expected north of the trough with
moderate to strong westerlies expected to its south.

A second low pressure system will develop over the Southern Grand
Banks tonight then move northeastward to lie over Funk Island Bank by
Wednesday evening. Strong to gale force southwesterlies or
northerlies will develop with the low.

Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for
Strait of Belle Isle, Northeast Coast, Belle Isle Bank, Funk Island
Bank, Northern Grand Banks and the Southeastern Grand Banks.

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