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Southwestern Grand Banks

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Marine Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM NST 27 November 2020

Today Tonight and Saturday.

Wind south 15 to 20 knots backing to southeast 25 this evening then veering to south 15 to 20 Saturday morning.

Showers and fog patches tonight and Saturday.

Waves

Issued 06:00 AM NST 27 November 2020
Today Tonight and Saturday. Seas 1 to 2 metres building to 2 to 3 Saturday morning.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM NST 27 November 2020
Sunday Wind variable 15 knots increasing to west 25 in the afternoon and to west 35 late in the day.
Monday Wind west 25 to 35 knots diminishing to variable 10 to 15.
Tuesday Wind southeast 15 to 20 knots increasing to southeast 25.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EST 27 November 2020 Today Tonight and Saturday Forecasts available to mariners upon request.  

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Southwestern Grand Banks

Issued 10:00 AM EST 27 November 2020 Today Tonight and Saturday

Ice Edge

Ice edge estimated from Labrador near 5335N 5605W to 5500N 5720W to
5530N 5930W to 6030N 6405W then northward. Sea ice west of the ice
edge.

Ice Coverage

Forecasts available to mariners upon request.

Ice Forecasts

Tail of the Grand Banks

Issued 10:00 AM EST 27 November 2020 Today Tonight and Saturday

Ice Edge

Ice edge estimated from Labrador near 5335N 5605W to 5500N 5720W to
5530N 5930W to 6030N 6405W then northward. Sea ice west of the ice
edge.

Ice Coverage

Forecasts available to mariners upon request.

 

Iceberg Bulletin

Southwestern Grand Banks

Issued 2:30 PM EST 26 November 2020

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 27 Nov estimated from the Labrador coast
near 5145N 5621W to 5115N 5330W to 5500N 5200W to 6100N 5900W to
6200N 5400W to 5800N 4800W then eastwards.

Iceberg Count

No confirmed icebergs.

Iceberg Bulletin

Tail of the Grand Banks

Issued 2:30 PM EST 26 November 2020

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 27 Nov estimated from the Labrador coast
near 5145N 5621W to 5115N 5330W to 5500N 5200W to 6100N 5900W to
6200N 5400W to 5800N 4800W then eastwards.

Iceberg Count

Forecasts available to mariners upon request.
Warnings

No watches or warnings in effect.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 10:00 AM NST 27 November 2020 Today Tonight and Saturday At 10:00 a.m. NST today trough located over New Brunswick.
By 10:00 a.m. NST Saturday quasi-stationary trough located on a
line northeast-southwest over Newfoundland.

At 10:00 a.m. NST today ridge located southeast of the Grand Banks.
By 3:30 p.m. NST today departing ridge located southeast of the
Grand Banks.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 9:45 AM NST 27 November 2020 A trough of low pressure over New Brunswick will move to lie
northeast to southwest over Newfoundland on Saturday. Strong to gale
force southwesterlies will develop ahead of this feature later today.
Winds will diminish under the trough on Saturday.

Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for
Strait of Belle Isle, Northeast Gulf, Belle Isle Bank, and Funk
Island Bank.

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