North Labrador Coast - north of Saglek
Issued 04:00 PM NST 20 January 2017
Tonight and Saturday
Wind light increasing to northwest 20 knots late overnight then veering to northeast 25 near noon Saturday.
Flurries beginning this evening.
Freezing spray warning in effect.
Over open water freezing spray beginning overnight.
Temperatures minus 18 to minus 10.
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Ice ForecastsIssued 10:00 AM EST 20 January 2017 Today Tonight and Saturday
Ice EdgeIce edge estimated from Newfoundland near 4810N 5255W to 5140N 5200W
to 5200N 5015W to 5525N 5200W to 5615N 5605W to 5800N 5700W then
northward. Sea ice west of the ice edge.
9 plus tenths of grey ice including 1 tenth of grey-white ice except
9 plus tenths of first-year ice in the extreme northeastern section.
Iceberg BulletinIssued 11:00 AM EST 20 January 2017
Iceberg LimitIceberg limit at 0000 UTC 21 Jan estimated from Newfoundland near
5040N 5615W to 4945N 4830W to 5200N 4830W to 5300N 4930W to 5700N
5300W then eastwards.
Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 21 Jan estimated from Quebec near
5125N 5735W to Newfoundland near 5100N 5700W.
Iceberg CountUnknown number of icebergs.
Warnings (In effect)
North Labrador CoastIssued 4:00 PM NST 20 January 2017
Moderate or severe freezing spray is 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 SynopsisIssued 4:00 PM NST 20 January 2017 Tonight and Saturday At 4:00 p.m. NST today quasi-stationary ridge located southeast
of the Marine District.
At 4:00 p.m. NST today trough located on a line northeast-southwest
over Labrador Sea.
By 4:00 p.m. NST Saturday trough located on a line
northwest-southeast over Labrador Sea.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 3:52 PM NST 20 January 2017 Marine interests are advised that freezing spray warnings are in
effect for all regions with open water.
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