- Placentia Bay, Newfoundland

Placentia Bay Marine Forecast issued 22:30 Tue 28 Mar 2017


15 to 20 knot northerlies this evening diminish to 5 to 10 knots Wednesday afternoon into evening under a ridge. Winds freshen to 10 to 15 knot northeasterlies Wednesday evening as a strong low approaches from the southwest, then steadily freshen to 35 to 45 knots by Thursday evening under the low. Good visibility falls to poor Thursday morning into afternoon in heavy snow, then improves to fair by evening. Temperatures generally between minus 1 and plus 1 through the forecast period.

SmartAtlantic Notices

Please Note: The Port aux Basques Buoy has been removed from service for the remainder of the winter season. Buoy will be redeployed in Spring of 2017.

Please note that due to the Winter season and the shortness of days we have had to turn the reporting of the Pilot Boarding Station and Come by Chance buoys back to reporting once every hour. We will revert back to twice per hour in the Spring.

Please be advised that connectivity to the SmartAtlantic web portal will be unavailable from 12:01 am until approximately 4:00 am due to planned network maintenance.

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