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Marine Forecast

Issued 03:30 PM NST 09 December 2019

Tonight and Tuesday.

Storm warning in effect.

Wind southwest 25 knots with gusts to 35 along the coast late this afternoon and this evening. Wind becoming south 35 to 45 Tuesday morning then increasing to south 45 to 55 Tuesday afternoon. Wind diminishing to southwest 35 to 45 Tuesday evening.

Flurries or showers ending near midnight. Rain Tuesday. Fog patches forming Tuesday afternoon.


Issued 06:00 PM NST 09 December 2019

East Coast - Cape St. Francis and south

Tonight and Tuesday. Seas 2 to 3 metres building to 3 to 5 Tuesday morning and to 5 to 7 Tuesday afternoon.

East Coast - north of Cape St. Francis

Tonight and Tuesday. Seas 2 to 3 metres subsiding to 1 to 2 after midnight then building to 2 to 3 Tuesday morning. Seas building to 3 to 5 Tuesday afternoon.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:30 PM NST 09 December 2019
Wednesday Wind southwest 35 to 45 knots diminishing to west 25 in the afternoon.
Thursday Wind northwest 15 to 20 knots backing to west 25.
Friday Wind northwest 25 knots.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EST 9 December 2019 Today Tonight and Tuesday Ice free. 

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 10:00 AM EST 9 December 2019 Today Tonight and Tuesday

Ice Edge

Ice edge estimated from Newfoundland near 4915N 5330W to 4945N 5405W
to 5010N 5520W to 5310N 5510W to 5505N 5710W to 5615N 6030W to 5750N
6125W to 6025N 6420W then northwestward. Sea ice southwest then west
of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Ice free.


Iceberg Bulletin

Issued 11:00 AM EST 9 December 2019

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 10 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

Iceberg Count

No confirmed icebergs.

Warnings (In effect)

Storm warning in effect

East Coast

Issued 3:30 PM NST 09 December 2019

'Storm' force winds of 48 to 63 knots are occurring or expected to occur in this marine area. 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 Synopsis

Issued 3:30 PM NST 9 December 2019 Tonight and Tuesday At 3:30 p.m. NST today trough located on a line east-west over
By 3:30 p.m. NST Tuesday trough located on a line east-west over
northern Belle Isle Bank.

At 3:30 p.m. NST today dissipating trough located over southeastern

At 3:30 p.m. NST today ridge located east of the Marine District.
By 8:00 p.m. NST tonight departing ridge located east of the
Grand Banks.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 3:29 PM NST 9 December 2019 A trough of low pressure over Southeastern Labrador will dissipate
this evening. Strong to gale force southwesterlies will weaken

A second trough of low pressure will approach from the west and move
over Gulf waters early Tuesday. Gale to storm force south to
southwesterlies will develop south of the trough.

Marine interests are advised that storm warnings are in effect for
Gulf - Port au Port, Southwest Coast, South Coast, East Coast, Belle
Isle Bank, Funk Island Bank, and Northern Grand Banks. Gale warnings
are in effect for all remaining waters.

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