North Labrador Coast - north of Saglek
Issued 09:30 AM NST 28 February 2017
Today Tonight and Wednesday
Gale warning in effect.
Wind northwest 40 knots diminishing to northwest 30 near midnight then backing to west 25 Wednesday afternoon.
Risk of freezing spray.
Temperatures minus 20 to minus 15.
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Ice ForecastsIssued 10:00 AM EST 27 February 2017 Today Tonight and Tuesday
Ice EdgeIce edge estimated from Newfoundland near 4730N 5235W to 4725N 5100W
to 4830N 4900W to 5045N 4830W to 5515N 5200W to 5630N 5615W to 5800N
5800W then northward. Sea ice north and west of the ice edge.
9 plus tenths of first-year ice except 9 plus tenths of first-year
ice including a trace of old ice in the extreme northeastern
Iceberg BulletinIssued 11:00 AM EST 27 February 2017
Iceberg LimitIceberg limit at 0000 UTC 27 Feb estimated from Newfoundland near
4645N 5301W to 4545N 4730W to 4545N 4600W to 4700N 4545W to 5030N
4600W to 5300N 4915W to 5700N 5400W then eastwards.
Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 27 Feb estimated from Quebec near
5046N 5900W to Newfoundland near 5000N 5741W.
Iceberg CountUnknown number of icebergs.
Warnings (In effect)
North Labrador Coast - north of SaglekIssued 09:30 AM NST 28 February 2017
'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 SynopsisIssued 9:30 AM NST 28 February 2017 Today Tonight and Wednesday At 9:30 a.m. NST today trough located north of the Northwest
By 9:30 a.m. NST Wednesday weakening trough located over the East
At 9:30 a.m. NST today trough located on a line east-west over
the East Labrador Sea.
By 4:00 a.m. NST Wednesday departing trough located southeast of
At 9:30 a.m. NST today ridge located west of Labrador.
By 9:30 a.m. NST Wednesday ridge located east of Labrador Coast.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 9:23 AM NST 28 February 2017 A trough of low pressure north of the Northwest Labrador Sea will
track southeast over the course of the day. Meanwhile, another trough
of low pressure over the East Labrador Sea will move southeastward
and out of the district by this evening.
A ridge of high pressure will approach the district today. Winds will
increase to strong to gale force northwesterlies over most waters
today between the troughs and the approaching ridge.
Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for
South Labrador Coast, Mid Labrador Coast - Hopedale and south, North
Labrador Coast - north of Saglek, South Labrador Sea, and Northwest
Marine interests are also advised that freezing spray warnings are in
effect for the Labrador Sea.
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