Northwest Labrador Sea


Marine Forecast

Issued 09:30 AM NDT 21 October 2016

Today Tonight and Saturday

Wind northwest 25 knots except variable 10 to 15 over southwestern sections. Wind diminishing to northwest 15 to 20 late overnight.



Issued 06:00 AM NDT 21 October 2016
Today Tonight and Saturday Seas 3 to 4 metres subsiding to 2 to 3 this morning and to 1 to 2 this evening.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 PM NDT 21 October 2016
Sunday Wind northeast 15 to 20 knots increasing to north 30 late in the day.
Monday Wind north 30 knots.
Tuesday Wind northwest 25 knots.

Ice Forecast

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 21 October 2016 Today Tonight and Saturday Bergy water. 

[ Canadian Ice Service ]

Stay connected


Weather Conditions

Skip Image

Zoom-in to make a selection

Map of Hudson - Hudson Bay marine weather areas Arviat Airport Baker Lake Airport Chesterfield Inlet Airport Coral Harbour Airport Rankin Inlet Airport Sanikiluaq Airport Whale Cove Airport Cape Dorset Airport Iqaluit Airport Resolution Island Wager Bay Churchill Airport Fort Severn Airport Peawanuck Airport Moosonee Airport La Grande Rivière Airport Waskaganish Airport Wemindji Airport Akulivik Airport Inukjuak Airport Ivujivik Airport Kuujjuarapik Airport Puvirnituq Airport Umiujaq Airport Kangiqsujuaq Airport Kangirsuk Airport Kuujjuaq Airport Quaqtaq Airport Tasiujaq Airport Cape Kakkiviak Kimmirut Airport Eastmain Airport Aupaluk Airport Salluit Airport Kangiqsualujjuaq Airport
buoy Buoy
land station Land Station
Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 21 October 2016 Today Tonight and Saturday

Ice Edge

Ice edge estimated from Baffin Island near 6705N 6205W to 6840N
6620W to 6955N 6420W to 7150N 6735W to 7315N 6555W then northward.
Sea ice west of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Bergy water.


Iceberg Bulletin

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 21 October 2016

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 22 Oct estimated from the Labrador coast
near 5210N 5545W to 5230N 5230W to 5400N 5300W to 5800N 5700W to
6000N 5400W to 5800N 5100W then eastwards.

Iceberg Count

Unknown number of icebergs.

No watches or warnings in effect.


Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 4:00 PM NDT 21 October 2016 Tonight and Saturday At 4:00 p.m. NDT today quasi-stationary trough located over the
coast of Greenland.

At 4:00 p.m. NDT today ridge located on a line northwest-southeast
over Labrador.
By 4:00 p.m. NDT Saturday ridge located on a line east-west over
Labrador Sea.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 3:52 PM NDT 21 October 2016 A quasi-stationary trough of low pressure along the Southwest Coast
of Greenland will maintain gale force northwesterlies over the East
Labrador Sea today. Winds will start to diminish tonight as the
trough begins to weaken.

Marine interests are advised that a gale warning is in effect for the
East Labrador Sea.

Hudson - Hudson Bay Area

Another Region

What we are doing

Date modified: