- Placentia Bay, Newfoundland

Placentia Bay Marine Forecast issued 16:30 Sun 26 Apr 2015
15 to 20 knot easterlies this evening, as a low stalls south of Newfoundland. Winds diminish to 10 to 15 knot southeasterlies Monday morning and back to 15 to 20 knot northeasterlies Monday evening under the low. Winds diminish to 10 to 15 knot northwesterlies Tuesday as the low slowly tracks north over Newfoundland. Generally poor visibility today improves to fair Monday morning and to good Monday afternoon. Good visibility through Tuesday afternoon. Temperatures near plus 4 fall to plus 2 tonight. Temperatures rise to near plus 4 Monday afternoon and remain between plus 3 and plus 1 though Tuesday evening.

SmartAtlantic Notices

Please Note: The Buoy at the Mouth of Placentia Bay has been recover for maintenance purposes, we hope to have the buoy back on station as soon as possible. The St. John's buoy has been recovered due to ice conditions and forecasts, we will have this buoy back on location when conditions permit. We apologize for any inconvenience that this may cause.

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