Northwest Labrador Sea - western half
Issued 09:30 AM NDT 22 May 2015
Today Tonight and Saturday
Gale warning in effect.
Wind northwest 35 knots diminishing to northwest 25 near noon then backing to west 15 to 20 near midnight. Wind becoming southeast 15 early Saturday morning.
Snow ending near noon. Visibility 1 mile or less in snow.
Temperatures minus 5 to zero.
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Ice ForecastsIssued 11:00 AM EDT 22 May 2015 Today Tonight and Saturday
Ice EdgeIce edge estimated from 5800N 5730W to 6040N 5800W to 6110N 5730W.
Sea ice west of the ice edge.
6 tenths of first-year ice including a trace of old ice.
Iceberg BulletinIssued 11:00 AM EDT 22 May 2015
Iceberg LimitIceberg limit at 0000 UTC 22 May estimated from Newfoundland near
4652N 5555W to 4515N 5445W to 4130N 5145W to 4130N 4915W to 4530N
4045W to 4700N 4045W to 5300N 4500W to 6000N 5730W.
Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 22 May estimated from Quebec near
5019N 6015W to Newfoundland near 4922N 5814W.
Iceberg CountUnknown number of icebergs.
Warnings (In effect)
Northwest Labrador SeaIssued 09:30 AM NDT 22 May 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 SynopsisIssued 9:30 AM NDT 22 May 2015 Today Tonight and Saturday At 9:30 a.m. NDT today departing low 983 mb located over the East
At 4:00 p.m. NDT today ridge located on a line northwest-southeast
By 4:00 a.m. NDT Saturday ridge located on a line
northwest-southeast over the South Labrador Sea.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 9:05 AM NDT 22 May 2015 A low pressure system over the East Labrador Sea will track slowly
east of the district tonight. Strong to gale force northwesterlies
behind the low will diminish as it moves away.
Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for
South Labrador Sea, Northwest Labrador Sea and East Labrador Sea -
Hudson - Hudson Bay Area
- Arviat - eastern half
- Arviat - western half
- Belcher - northern half
- Belcher - southern half
- Central - eastern half
- Central - western half
- Churchill - eastern half
- Churchill - western half
- Coats - northern half
- Coats - southern half
- East Foxe
- Frobisher Bay
- James Bay - northern half
- James Bay - southern half
- Lake Winnipegosis
- Lake Winnipeg - north basin
- Northwest Labrador Sea - western half
- North Labrador Coast - north of Saglek
- Nottingham - eastern half
- Nottingham - western half
- Puvirnituq - northern half
- Puvirnituq - southern half
- Rankin - northern half
- Rankin - southern half
- Resolution - eastern half
- Resolution - western half
- Roes Welcome - northern half
- Roes Welcome - southern half
- South Hudson - eastern half
- South Hudson - western half
- South-central Hudson - eastern half
- South-central Hudson - western half
- West Brevoort - southern half
- West Foxe
- York - eastern half
- York - western half
- Arctic - Eastern Arctic
- Arctic - Western Arctic
- Atlantic - Labrador
- Atlantic - Maritimes
- Atlantic - Newfoundland
- Great Lakes - Lake Erie and Lake Ontario
- Great Lakes - Lake Huron
- Great Lakes - Lake Superior
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