- Placentia Bay, Newfoundland

Placentia Bay Marine Forecast issued 22:30 Sat 30 Apr 2016
10 to 15 knot westerlies this evening as a low north of the Grand Banks departs to the east and high pressure builds over the Island. Winds diminish and veer to 5 to 10 knot easterlies Sunday morning, then further veer to northwesterlies by Monday morning, under the high. Winds freshen and veer to 10 to 15 knot northeasterlies Monday afternoon as a low tracks to the southeast, diminishing to 5 to 10 knot westerlies by evening as the low departs. Good visibility occasionally falls to fair Sunday and Monday morning. Temperatures between plus 2 and plus 5 through the forecast period.

SmartAtlantic Notices

SmartAtlantic Alliance is pleased to announce the Saint John buoy data and associated forecasts are now live. The Saint John buoy represents the latest addition to the Atlantic Canada ocean observation scene. Additional details can be found on the Saint John page.

The Red Island Buoy has been removed from service for a short period of time so that we may perform regular maintenance. We hope to have the buoy back in service in the next couple of weeks. We apologize for any inconvenience that this may cause.

We are currently experiencing data outages for wind speed and direction from our Mouth of Bay buoy and as well we are experiencing communications problems with our Come by Chance buoy. The SmartBay team is working on resolving these issues. We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause.

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