- Placentia Bay, Newfoundland

Placentia Bay Marine Forecast issued 22:30 Fri 31 Oct 2014
Light westerlies, variable at times, back easterlies overnight between a departed cold front and a ridge building over the Maritimes. Easterlies of 10 to 15 knots develop Saturday morning, freshening to 20 to 30 knot northeasterlies in the evening ahead of a warm frontal trough. Winds veer to 10 to 20 knot southeasterlies Sunday as the parent low deepens over the Gulf of Maine. Winds freshen to 20 to 30 knot southerlies by Monday morning as the low moves over the Cabot Strait. Good visibility lowers to fair Saturday night, and to poor on Sunday in rain and dense fog. Temperatures steady near 9 degrees through Saturday. Temperatures rising to 13 degrees Sunday afternoon.

SmartAtlantic Notices

19.Sep.2014
We are pleased to announce the deployment of our Bay of Islands Met/Ocean buoy on Wednesday, September 10, 2014. Please keep an eye for our new Tide Station information pages installed in Port aux Basques, Corner Brook and Lewisporte in the coming months.

09.Sep.2014
We are pleased to report that the repairs have been completed to the buoy at the Mouth of Placentia Bay and wind speed and direction data are now available. We apologize for any inconvenience this may have caused for local mariners.

04.Sep.2014
We are pleased to announce the deployment of our Bay of Exploits Met/Ocean buoy On Monday September 1, 2014. Please keep an eye for the launch of our Bay of Islands buoy in the next weeks and as well our new Tide Stations in Port aux Basques, Corner Brook and Lewisporte.


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