- Placentia Bay, Newfoundland

Placentia Bay Marine Forecast issued 16:30 Sat 20 Dec 2014
20 to 30 knot northeasterlies diminish to 15 to 20 knots Sunday morning as high pressure builds over the Maritimes and an associated ridge builds north of the Island. Winds diminish and back to 10 to 15 knot northerlies Sunday afternoon through Monday morning then diminish to 5 to 10 knot northeasterlies by Monday afternoon as the high continues to build over Atlantic Canada. Good visibility throughout the period. Temperatures near plus 2 gradually fall to minus 1 by Monday morning. Temperatures rise to zero degrees Monday afternoon.

SmartAtlantic Notices

Bay of Islands Buoy - Please Note: As of Saturday December 6, 2014 the buoy has been removed from service for the season. We will deploy again in the Spring of 2015.

We are pleased to announce the deployment of our Bay of Islands Met/Ocean buoy on Wednesday, September 10, 2014. Please keep an eye for our new Tide Station information pages installed in Port aux Basques, Corner Brook and Lewisporte in the coming months.

We are pleased to report that the repairs have been completed to the buoy at the Mouth of Placentia Bay and wind speed and direction data are now available. We apologize for any inconvenience this may have caused for local mariners.

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