East Labrador Sea - southern half


Marine Forecast

Issued 09:30 AM NDT 10 October 2015

Today Tonight and Sunday

Storm warning in effect.

Wind south 15 knots backing to southeast 20 this afternoon then increasing to east 35 this evening. Wind increasing to east 50 to 60 late overnight then diminishing to northeast 25 to 35 Sunday afternoon.

Rain beginning this evening.


Issued 06:00 AM NDT 10 October 2015
Today Tonight and Sunday Seas 3 to 5 metres subsiding to 2 to 3 this morning then building to 4 to 6 late overnight. Seas building to 7 to 10 Sunday morning.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 AM NDT 10 October 2015
Monday Wind northwest 25 to 35 knots.
Tuesday Wind northwest 25 knots increasing to south 25 to 35.
Wednesday Wind south 25 to 35 knots.

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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 9 October 2015

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 10 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)

Storm warning in effect

East Labrador Sea - southern half

Issued 09:30 AM NDT 10 October 2015

'Storm' force winds of 48 to 63 knots are occurring or expected to occur in this marine area. 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 AM NDT 10 October 2015 Today Tonight and Sunday At 9:30 a.m. NDT today intensifying low 991 mb located southeast
of Anticosti Island.
By 9:30 a.m. NDT Sunday low 958 mb located east of the South
Labrador Sea.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 9:24 AM NDT 10 October 2015 A low pressure system will strengthen into an intense fall storm as
it tracks across the Gulf of St. Lawrence today, then over the South
Labrador Sea tonight. Gale to storm force easterlies will develop
ahead of the low beginning this afternoon, then shift to gale to
storm force northwesterlies in its wake.

Marine interests are advised that storm warnings are in effect for
the South Labrador Coast, South Labrador Sea, and East Labrador Sea -
southern half. Gale warnings are in effect for all remaining waters.

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