- Placentia Bay, Newfoundland

Placentia Bay Marine Forecast issued 10:30 Tue 23 Apr 2019


5 to 10 knot southeasterlies freshen to 10 to15 knot northeasterlies this afternoon under a stationary warm front. Winds veer to easterlies this evening then further freshen to 25 to 35 knots early Wednesday morning as the associated low approaches Newfoundland. Winds diminish to 15 to 20 knots Wednesday afternoon, then back to northeasterlies Wednesday evening, in its wake. Good visibility today falls to fair Wednesday morning. Visibility further falls to poor Wednesday afternoon, then improves to fair Wednesday evening. Temperatures generally between plus 1 and plus 3 through the forecast period.

SmartAtlantic Notices

We are pleased to announce that the Port aux Basques buoy has been deployed for the 2018 season.

We are pleased to announce that the Met/Ocean buoy has been deployed just outside Holyrood Arm in Conception Bay.

We are please to announce that as of July 6, 2017 the meteorological/oceanographic buoy has been redeployed off the Bay of Exploits area.

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