Northwest Labrador Sea
Issued 09:30 AM NDT 26 September 2017
Today Tonight and Wednesday.
Gale warning in effect.
Wind northwest 25 knots increasing to northwest 35 this evening then diminishing to northwest 25 Wednesday afternoon.
Showers or flurries.
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Ice ForecastsIssued 11:00 AM EDT 25 September 2017 Today Tonight and Tuesday
Ice EdgeFirst ice edge estimated from Borden Peninsula near 7335N 8115W to
Bylot Island near 7335N 8055W. Sea ice north of the ice edge.
Second ice edge estimated from Bylot Island near 7305N 7615W to
7320N 7435W to 7430N 7545W to 7545N 7355W then northeastward. Sea
ice west of the ice edge.
Iceberg BulletinIssued 11:00 AM EDT 25 September 2017
Iceberg LimitIceberg limit at 0000 UTC 26 Sep estimated from Newfoundland near
4915N 5340W to 4600N 4800W to 4600N 4500W to 4800N 4500W to 5300N
4930W to 5700N 5300W then eastwards.
Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 26 Sep estimated from the Labrador
coast near 5150N 5615W to Newfoundland near 5130N 5615W.
Iceberg CountUnknown number of icebergs.
Warnings (In effect)
Northwest Labrador SeaIssued 09:30 AM NDT 26 September 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 NDT 26 September 2017 Today Tonight and Wednesday At 9:30 a.m. NDT today low 984 mb located southeast of Greenland.
By 9:30 a.m. NDT Wednesday low 990 mb located east of Labrador Sea.
At 9:30 a.m. NDT today dissipating ridge located over Labrador
At 9:30 p.m. NDT tonight approaching ridge located over western
Marine Weather StatementIssued 9:20 AM NDT 26 September 2017 A low pressure system southeast of Greenland will slowly retrograde
and move to lie east of the Labrador Sea by Wednesday morning. Strong
northwesterlies over the Labrador Sea will strengthen to gale force
winds as the low approaches.
Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for the
Hudson - Hudson Bay Area
- Coats - northern half
- Coats - southern half
- East Foxe
- Frobisher Bay
- James Bay
- Lake Winnipegosis
- Lake Winnipeg - north basin
- Northwest Labrador Sea
- North Labrador Coast - north of Saglek
- Arctic - Eastern Arctic
- Arctic - Western Arctic
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- Atlantic - Maritimes
- Atlantic - Newfoundland
- Great Lakes - Lake Erie and Lake Ontario
- Great Lakes - Lake Huron
- Great Lakes - Lake Superior
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