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Marine Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM NST 26 November 2022

Today Tonight and Sunday.

Gale warning in effect.

Wind southeast 15 to 20 knots increasing to east 35 to 45 this morning then backing to northeast 25 to 35 this evening. Wind becoming north 25 Sunday morning then backing to northwest 15 to 20 Sunday afternoon.

Rain today tonight and Sunday morning. Fog patches forming this afternoon and dissipating this evening. Visibility as low as 1 mile in rain and 1 mile or less in fog patches.


Issued 06:00 AM NST 26 November 2022
Today Tonight and Sunday. Seas 1 to 2 metres building to 3 to 5 near noon then subsiding to 2 to 3 near noon Sunday.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM NST 26 November 2022
Monday Wind light increasing to southeast 25 to 35 knots in the afternoon then becoming southwest 25 late in the day.
Tuesday Wind northwest 25 to 35 knots.
Wednesday Wind west 15 knots.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EST 25 November 2022 Today Tonight and Saturday Ice free. 

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 10:00 AM EST 25 November 2022 Today Tonight and Saturday

Ice Edge

Ice edge is outside the forecast region.

Ice Coverage

Ice free.


Iceberg Bulletin

Issued 1:30 PM EST 25 November 2022

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 26 Nov estimated from Newfoundland near
5015N 5631W to 4945N 5000W to 5000N 4800W to 5130N 4815W to 5815N
5630W to 6000N 5310W to 5755N 4510W then eastwards.

Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 26 Nov estimated from the Labrador
coast near 5126N 5705W to Newfoundland near 5104N 5650W.

Iceberg Count

No confirmed icebergs.

Warnings (In effect)

Gale warning in effect

Southwest Coast

Issued 03:00 AM NST 26 November 2022

'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 Synopsis

Issued 3:00 AM NST 26 November 2022 Today Tonight and Sunday At 3:00 a.m. NST today intensifying trough located south of
Nova Scotia.
By 3:00 a.m. NST Sunday low 960 mb located south of Laurentian Fan.

At 3:00 a.m. NST today ridge located from Labrador Sea to the
Grand Banks.
By 8:00 p.m. NST tonight departing ridge located east of the
Marine District.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 2:53 AM NST 26 November 2022 A trough of low pressure south of Nova Scotia will move eastward and
intensify into a deep low pressure system over Laurentian Fan this
evening. This area of low pressure will then move eastward to lie
east of the Grand Banks by late Sunday. Gale to storm force east to
southeasterlies will develop ahead of the low, and then shift to
strong to gale force northwesterlies in its wake.

Marine interests are advised that storm warnings are in effect for
South Coast, East Coast - Cape St. Francis and south, and the Grand
Banks. Gale warnings are in effect for Southwest Coast, East Coast -
north of Cape St. Francis, and Funk Island Bank.

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