North Labrador Coast - north of Saglek


Marine Forecast

Issued 09:30 PM NDT 03 October 2015

Tonight and Sunday

Gale warning in effect.

Wind west 25 knots increasing to west 35 Sunday morning then diminishing to north 15 to 20 Sunday evening.

A few showers beginning Sunday afternoon.


Issued 06:00 PM NDT 03 October 2015
Tonight and Sunday Seas 1 metre or less building to 1 to 2 this evening and to 2 to 3 near noon Sunday.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 PM NDT 03 October 2015
Monday Wind northwest 15 to 20 knots diminishing to variable 10 to 15 in the morning.
Tuesday Wind variable 10 to 15 knots.
Wednesday Wind south 15 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 3 October 2015

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 4 Oct estimated from Newfoundland near
5130N 5530W to 5135N 5400W to 5430N 5455W to 6000N 6000W.

Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 4 Oct estimated from Quebec near
5120N 5800W to Newfoundland near 5045N 5720W.

Iceberg Count

Less than 10 icebergs.

Warnings (In effect)

Gale warning in effect

North Labrador Coast - north of Saglek

Issued 9:30 PM NDT 03 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 3 October 2015 Tonight and Sunday At 9:30 p.m. NDT tonight quasi-stationary high 1042 mb located
over Quebec.

At 9:30 p.m. NDT tonight deepening low 1012 mb located over
Baffin Island.
By 9:30 p.m. NDT Sunday low 990 mb located east of the East
Labrador Sea.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 9:22 PM NDT 3 October 2015 A low pressure system approaching from the west is expected to deepen
as it crosses north of the marine district on Sunday to lie east of
the East Labrador Sea by Sunday evening. Strong to gale force
westerlies are expected over most waters on Sunday.

Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for
North Labrador Coast - north of Saglek, South Labrador Sea -
northeastern half, Northwest Labrador Sea and East Labrador Sea.

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