Mid Labrador Coast - north of Hopedale
Issued 04:00 AM NDT 20 October 2017
Today Tonight and Saturday.
Gale warning in effect.
Wind variable 10 to 15 knots increasing to northwest 15 to 20 this morning and to northwest 25 near noon. Wind increasing to northwest 35 to 45 this evening. Wind northwest 35 to 45 Saturday.
Flurries or showers.
Temperatures near plus 2.
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Ice ForecastsIssued 10:00 AM EDT 15 July 2017 Forecasts have ended for the season.
Iceberg BulletinIssued 11:00 AM EDT 19 October 2017
Iceberg LimitIceberg limit at 0000 UTC 20 Oct estimated from the Labrador coast
near 5332N 5558W to 5330N 5200W to 5500N 5200W to 5800N 5700W to
6000N 5400W to 5800N 5100W then eastwards.
Iceberg CountUnknown number of icebergs.
Warnings (In effect)
Mid Labrador Coast - north of HopedaleIssued 04:00 AM NDT 20 October 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 4:00 AM NDT 20 October 2017 Today Tonight and Saturday At 4:00 a.m. NDT today departing ridge located on a line north-south
over the East Labrador Sea.
At 4:00 a.m. NDT today deepening low 991 mb located over the Mid
By 4:00 a.m. NDT Saturday low 980 mb located over southeastern
At 4:00 a.m. NDT Saturday approaching ridge located over Quebec.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 3:56 AM NDT 20 October 2017 A low pressure system over the Mid Labrador Coast will deepen as it
crosses the South Labrador Sea today. Strong southeasterlies ahead of
the low will shift to gale to storm force north to northwesterlies in
Marine interests are advised that storm warnings are in effect for
South Labrador Coast and Mid Labrador Coast - Hopedale and south.
Gale warnings are in effect for all remaining waters except Lake
Melville and North Labrador Coast - north of Saglek.
Atlantic - Labrador Area
- Belle Isle Bank
- Central Brevoort - northern half
- Central Brevoort - southern half
- East Brevoort - southern half
- East Labrador Sea
- Funk Island Bank
- Lake Melville
- Mid Labrador Coast - Hopedale and south
- Mid Labrador Coast - north of Hopedale
- Northeast Coast
- Northwest Labrador Sea
- 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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