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Marine Forecast

Issued 03:30 PM NDT 10 April 2020

Tonight and Saturday.

Gale warning in effect.

Wind south 25 to 35 knots becoming southwest 25 late overnight. Wind southwest 25 Saturday.

Rain this afternoon. Showers or flurries overnight and Saturday.


Issued 06:00 PM NDT 10 April 2020
Tonight and Saturday. Seas 3 to 5 metres subsiding to 2 to 3 Saturday evening.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:30 PM NDT 10 April 2020
Sunday Wind southwest 15 to 20 knots.
Monday Wind southwest 15 knots.
Tuesday Wind south 35 knots.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 10 April 2020 Today Tonight and Saturday Bergy water. 

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 10 April 2020 Today Tonight and Saturday

Ice Edge

Ice edge estimated from Nova Scotia near 4555N 5950W to 4610N 5920W
to 4725N 6000W to 4810N 6330W to 4900N 6340W to 4850N 6130W to 4910N
6000W Newfoundland near 4755N 5925W. Sea ice west north and east of
the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Bergy water.


Iceberg Bulletin

Issued 3:17 PM EDT 10 April 2020

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 11 Apr estimated from Newfoundland near
4745N 5613W to 4510N 5550W to 4345N 4755W to 4545N 4510W to 4830N
4440W to 5330N 4800W to 5450N 5015W to 5600N 5020W then eastwards.

Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 11 Apr estimated from Quebec near
5009N 6132W to Newfoundland near 4834N 5906W.

Iceberg Count

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

Warnings (In effect)

Gale warning in effect

Southwest Coast

Issued 3:30 PM NDT 10 April 2020

'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 3:30 PM NDT 10 April 2020 Tonight and Saturday At 3:30 p.m. NDT today low 968 mb located near Prince Edward Island.
By 3:30 p.m. NDT Saturday low 981 mb located over the northeastern
Gulf of St. Lawrence.

At 3:30 p.m. NDT today trough located on a line east-west over
southern Newfoundland.
By 10:00 a.m. NDT Saturday trough located north of the Marine

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 3:23 PM NDT 10 April 2020 A low pressure center near Prince Edward Island will slowly track
northeastward to lie over the Gulf of St. Lawrence by this evening
where it will remain nearly stationary and dissipate. An associated
trough over the South Coast of Newfoundland will sweep across the
marine district tonight. Gale to storm force easterly winds today
ahead of the trough shift to strong to gale force south to
southwesterlies in its wake.

Marine interests are advised that storm warnings are in effect for
Gulf waters, South Coast, Northeast Coast, and Southwestern Grand
Banks. Gale warnings are in effect for all remaining waters.

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