Mid Labrador Coast - north of Hopedale


Marine Forecast

Issued 09:30 PM NDT 21 October 2017

Tonight and Sunday.

Gale warning in effect.

Wind north 35 to 45 knots diminishing to north 30 Sunday morning and to northwest 15 to 20 Sunday evening.

Flurries or showers ending Sunday evening.

Temperatures minus 1 to plus 4.


Issued 06:00 PM NDT 21 October 2017
Tonight and Sunday. Seas 7 to 9 metres subsiding to 5 to 7 Sunday morning.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 PM NDT 21 October 2017
Monday Wind northwest 20 knots becoming south 15 to 20 in the afternoon.
Tuesday Wind south 15 to 20 knots becoming northwest 15.
Wednesday Wind light increasing to south 20 knots.

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 15 July 2017 Forecasts have ended for the season.

Iceberg Bulletin

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 21 October 2017

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 22 Oct estimated from the Labrador coast
near 5332N 5558W to 5315N 5130W to 5500N 5200W to 5800N 5700W to
6000N 5400W to 5800N 5100W then eastwards.

Iceberg Count

Unknown number of icebergs.

Warnings (In effect)

Gale warning in effect

Mid Labrador Coast - north of Hopedale

Issued 9:30 PM NDT 21 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 Synopsis

Issued 9:30 PM NDT 21 October 2017 Tonight and Sunday At 9:30 p.m. NDT tonight quasi-stationary low 950 mb located
southeast of Greenland.

At 9:30 p.m. NDT tonight ridge located on a line north-south
over Quebec.
By 9:30 p.m. NDT Sunday ridge located on a line north-south over
western Labrador.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 9:12 PM NDT 21 October 2017 An intense low pressure system southeast of Greenland will
Maintain gale to storm force north to northwesterlies over most
waters tonight and Sunday. Winds will gradually diminish over coastal
waters on Sunday as a ridge of high pressure approaches from the

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.

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