- Placentia Bay, Newfoundland

Placentia Bay Marine Forecast issued 10:30 Thu 31 Jul 2014
5 to 15 knot southeasterlies today, veer south-southwesterly tonight persisting through Friday, veering southwesterly, between a ridge to the southeast and a slowly approaching frontal trough from the west. Fair to poor visibility persists into Saturday then improves to good Saturday afternoon. Temperatures between 16 and 19 degrees through the period.

SmartAtlantic Notices

Please be advised that we are experiencing equipment problems with the buoy at the Mouth of Placentia Bay and wind speed and direction are not available at this time. We hope to have these issues resolved soon. We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause.

Please be advised that we are experiencing some abnormalities with wind direction data for the SmartBay buoy at the Head of Placentia Bay. We plan to replace this buoy with a larger model in the very near future, as vessel time allows. We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause in the interim.

Please be advised that the format of the site specific forecasts for Placentia Bay has been slightly modified to provide more detailed and consistent information throughout all regions we service.

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Canada's Economic Action Plan - Marine Technology Improvements Province of Newfoundland and Labrador