East Labrador Sea - northern half


Marine Forecast

Issued 04:00 PM NDT 08 October 2015

Tonight and Friday

Gale warning in effect.

Wind southeast 30 knots increasing to southeast 35 early this evening then diminishing to variable 15 to 20 Friday afternoon. Wind increasing to west 25 Friday evening.

Periods of rain.


Issued 06:00 PM NDT 08 October 2015
Tonight and Friday Seas 2 to 3 metres building to 3 to 4 this evening and to 4 to 6 Friday morning. Seas subsiding to 3 to 4 Friday evening.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 PM NDT 08 October 2015
Saturday Wind southwest 20 knots backing to southeast 25 in the afternoon.
Sunday Wind northeast 40 to 50 knots diminishing to north 35.
Monday Wind northwest 25 to 35 knots.

Stay connected


Weather Conditions

Skip Image

Zoom-in to make a selection

Map of Arctic - Eastern Arctic marine weather areas Baker Lake Airport Chesterfield Inlet Airport Coral Harbour Airport Gjoa Haven Airport Kugaaruk Airport Rankin Inlet Airport Shepherd Bay Airport Whale Cove Airport Arctic Bay Brevoort Island Qikiqtarjuaq Airport Cape Dorset Airport Cape Dyer Cape Hooper Clyde Airport Grise Fiord Airport Hall Beach Airport Igloolik Airport Iqaluit Airport Longstaff Bluff Pangnirtung Airport Pond Inlet Airport Repulse Bay Airport Resolute Airport Resolution Island Rowley Island Airport Taloyoak Airport Wager Bay Akulivik Airport Ivujivik Airport Puvirnituq Airport Kangiqsujuaq Airport Kangirsuk Airport Quaqtaq Airport Tasiujaq Airport Cape Kakkiviak Cape Kiglapait Nain Airport Saglek Cape Mercy Kimmirut Airport Aupaluk Airport Salluit Airport Kangiqsualujjuaq Airport Cape Liverpool Fort Ross
buoy Buoy
land station Land Station
Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 11 July 2015 Forecasts have ended for the season.

Iceberg Bulletin

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 8 October 2015

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 9 Oct estimated from the Labrador coast
near 5225N 5550W to 5230N 5500W to 5400N 5500W to 6000N 6000W.

Iceberg Count

Forecasts available to mariners upon request.

Warnings (In effect)

Gale warning in effect

East Labrador Sea - northern half

Issued 4:00 PM NDT 08 October 2015

'Gale' force winds of 34 to 47 knots are occurring or expected to occur in this marine area. Watch for updated statements. Please refer to the latest marine forecasts for further details and continue to monitor the situation through Canadian Coast Guard radio or Weatheradio stations.


Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 9:30 PM NDT 8 October 2015 Tonight and Friday At 9:30 p.m. NDT tonight trough located over Labrador Sea.
By 9:30 p.m. NDT Friday departing trough located north of the
Marine District.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 9:15 PM NDT 8 October 2015 An intense trough of low pressure stretching across the Labrador Sea
will move slowly northward tonight and Friday. Strong to gale force
southeasterlies ahead of this system shift to strong to gale force
west to northwesterlies in its wake.

Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for all
waters except Lake Melville and the South Labrador Coast.

Arctic - Eastern Arctic Area

Another Region

What we are doing

Date modified: