Strait of Belle Isle - eastern half
Issued 08:00 PM NDT 27 May 2023
Tonight and Sunday.
Gale warning in effect.
Wind northwest 35 knots diminishing to northwest 25 near midnight and to northwest 15 early Sunday morning. Wind becoming variable 10 to 15 late Sunday morning then increasing to northeast 20 Sunday evening.
Periods of rain or snow this evening. Rain Sunday afternoon and evening changing to snow.
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Ice ForecastsIssued 10:00 AM EDT 27 May 2023 Today Tonight and Sunday
Ice EdgeIce edge estimated from Newfoundland near 4905N 5337W to 4851N 5123W
to 4939N 5049W to 5304N 5100W to 5527N 5310W to 5543N 5601W to 5803N
5815W then northward. Sea ice north then west of the ice edge.
1 tenth first-year ice including a trace of old ice.
Iceberg BulletinIssued 2:37 PM EDT 27 May 2023
Iceberg LimitIceberg limit at 0000 UTC 28 May estimated from Newfoundland near
4710N 5510W to 4502N 5323W to 4630N 4746W to 5230N 4640W to 5755N
5455W to 5805N 5150W to 5935N 4840W to 5830N 4525W then eastwards.
Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 28 May estimated from Quebec near
5022N 6051W to Newfoundland near 4839N 5830W.
Iceberg CountMore than 100 icebergs.
Warnings (In effect)
Gale warning in effect
Strait of Belle Isle - eastern halfIssued 8:00 PM NDT 27 May 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 8:00 PM NDT 27 May 2023 Tonight and Sunday At 8:00 p.m. NDT tonight low 1000 mb located over southern Belle
By 10:00 a.m. NDT Sunday departing low 999 mb located northeast
of Funk Island Bank.
At 8:00 p.m. NDT tonight low 1002 mb located over northern Quebec.
By 8:00 p.m. NDT Sunday low 995 mb located over the Northeast
Coast of Newfoundland.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 7:53 PM NDT 27 May 2023 An intensifying low pressure system will meander over the Belle Isle
Bank area tonight before departing to the east of the district by
Sunday morning. Gale force northwesterlies over northern waters will
diminish overnight tonight as the low drifts out to sea.
A second low pressure system will approach from the northwest on
Sunday and move across Newfoundland to lie over the Northeast Coast
by Sunday evening. Gale force northwesterly to northeasterly winds
will develop over Gulf waters Sunday evening behind the low.
Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for
Strait of Belle Isle - eastern half, Gulf waters, Northeast Coast,
Belle Isle Bank, and funk island band.
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- Anticosti - eastern half
- Anticosti - western half
- Belle Isle Bank
- Bras d'Or Lakes
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- Funk Island Bank
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- Strait of Belle Isle - eastern half
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