- Placentia Bay, Newfoundland

Placentia Bay Marine Forecast issued 10:30 Tue 2 Sep 2014
10 to 15 knot northeasterlies, diminish and veer to 5 to 10 knot southeasterlies this afternoon under high pressure. Winds freshen to 15 to 20 knots this evening into Wednesday morning, veering into the south Wednesday evening, as the high slides east and a cold front approaches from the west. Winds freshen to 20 to 25 knot Wednesday night under the front, then diminish to 15 to20 southwesterlies Thursday in its wake. Good visibility today, falling to fair tonight. Visibility improves to good Thursday afternoon. Temperatures near 14, rising to between 16 and 17 degrees this afternoon and persisting through Wednesday morning. Temperatures rise to 18 Wednesday afternoon, and to near 19 Thursday afternoon.

SmartAtlantic Notices

Good Morning Folks - Good News to report -We have upgraded the buoy in the Come by Chance/Arnolds Cove area to one of our larger 3 Metre models. During these first few days you may see some data interruption from this site, this should be resolved quickly. We shall keep you posted.

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 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