East Labrador Sea
Issued 04:00 PM NDT 05 May 2015
Tonight and Wednesday
Gale warning in effect.
Wind southeast 35 knots except southeast 25 over northern sections. Wind increasing to southeast 35 to 45 this evening then diminishing to southeast 25 to 35 Wednesday evening.
Periods of rain. Visibility 1 mile or less in rain.
Temperatures zero to plus 4.
East Labrador Sea - northwestern half
East Labrador Sea - southeastern half
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Ice ForecastsIssued 10:00 AM EDT 5 May 2015 Today Tonight and Wednesday
Ice EdgeIce edge estimated from Newfoundland 4830N 5305W to 4750N 5030W to
4805N 5005W to 5250N 5335W to 5335N 5215W to 5450N 5210W to 5630N
5630W to 5800N 5730W then northward. Sea ice north and west of the
Forecasts available to mariners upon request.
Iceberg BulletinIssued 11:00 AM EDT 5 May 2015
Iceberg LimitIceberg limit at 0000 UTC 5 May estimated from Newfoundland near
4721N 5443W to 4530N 5400W to 4145N 5015W to 4145N 4830W to 4600N
4200W to 4800N 4200W to 5300N 4500W to 6000N 5630W.
Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 5 May estimated from Quebec near
5013N 5959W to Newfoundland near 4934N 5755W.
Iceberg CountForecasts available to mariners upon request.
Warnings (In effect)
East Labrador SeaIssued 4:00 PM NDT 05 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 4:00 PM NDT 5 May 2015 Tonight and Wednesday At 4:00 p.m. NDT today intensifying low 988 mb located over the
Mid Labrador Coast.
By 9:30 a.m. NDT Wednesday low 984 mb located over the South
Marine Weather StatementIssued 3:50 PM NDT 5 May 2015 An intensifying low pressure system over the Mid Labrador Coast will
move to lie over the South Labrador Sea tonight. The low will
continue to track slowly northward on Wednesday. Strong to gale force
southerlies ahead of this feature will shift to strong gale force
northwesterlies in its wake.
Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for all
waters except Lake Melville and the Northwest Labrador Sea - eastern
Marine interests are also advised that a freezing spray warning is in
effect for the North Labrador Coast.
Atlantic - Labrador Area
- Belle Isle Bank - northern half
- Belle Isle Bank - southern half
- Central Brevoort - northern half
- Central Brevoort - southern half
- East Brevoort - southern half
- East Labrador Sea
- Funk Island Bank - eastern half
- Funk Island Bank - western half
- Lake Melville
- Mid Labrador Coast
- Northeast Coast - Cape St. John and south
- Northeast Coast - north of Cape St. John
- Northwest Labrador Sea - eastern half
- Northwest Labrador Sea - western half
- North Labrador Coast - north of Saglek
- North Labrador Coast - Saglek and south
- Resolution - eastern half
- South Labrador Coast
- South Labrador Sea - northwestern half
- South Labrador Sea - southeastern half
- Strait of Belle Isle - eastern half
- Strait of Belle Isle - western half
- West Brevoort - northern half
- West Brevoort - southern 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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