- Placentia Bay, Newfoundland

Placentia Bay Marine Forecast issued 22:30 Thu 30 Jun 2016
25 to 30 knot southerlies this evening into early Friday morning as a low tracks over the Island. Winds diminish and veer to 15 to 20 knot southwesterlies later Friday morning and persist into early Saturday morning as the low departs east over the Labrador Sea, then diminish and veer to 5 to 10 knot northeasterlies later Saturday morning as a ridge builds in its wake. Winds freshen and veer to 10 to 15 knot southeasterlies Saturday evening as another low approaches from Quebec. Generally fair to poor visibility through the forecast period. Temperatures generally between 10 and 13 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