- Placentia Bay, Newfoundland

Placentia Bay Marine Forecast issued 10:30 Tue 22 Jul 2014
Light and variable winds through noon become 10 to 15 knot southwesterlies this afternoon as a trough crosses the island, persisting overnight as a ridge slips to the south. Southwesterlies become 15 to 20 knots Wednesday morning under a warm front, persisting into Thursday as a cold front advances from the Maritimes. Good visibility lowers to fair at times Wednesday into Thursday. Temperatures between 14 and 16 degrees through Thursday.

SmartAtlantic Notices

11.Jul.2014
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.

20.May.2014
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.

16.Apr.2014
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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