Mid Labrador Coast - north of Hopedale
Issued 04:00 PM NDT 27 March 2017
Tonight and Tuesday
Gale warning in effect.
Wind northwest 35 knots diminishing to northwest 25 this evening and to northwest 15 Tuesday morning.
Risk of freezing spray tonight and Tuesday morning.
Temperatures minus 18 to minus 10.
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Ice ForecastsIssued 10:00 AM EDT 27 March 2017 Today Tonight and Tuesday
Ice EdgeIce edge estimated from Newfoundland near 4805N 5255W to 4720N 4825W
to 4730N 4650W to 5210N 5100W to 5450N 5155W to 5600N 5450W to 5800N
5630W then northward. Sea ice north and west of the ice edge.
Ice CoverageIce pressure warning in effect.
9 plus tenths of first-year ice including a trace of old ice. Strong
ice pressure in the pack ice today easing Tuesday.
Iceberg BulletinIssued 11:00 AM EDT 27 March 2017
Iceberg LimitIceberg limit at 0000 UTC 27 Mar estimated from Newfoundland near
4715N 5300W to 4700N 4800W to 4800N 4430W to 5000N 4330W to 5145N
4600W to 5300N 5000W to 5600N 5200W then eastwards.
Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 27 Mar estimated from Newfoundland
near 4907N 5824W to Quebec near 5015N 6018W.
Iceberg CountMore than 100 icebergs.
Warnings (In effect)
Mid Labrador Coast - north of HopedaleIssued 4:00 PM NDT 27 March 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.
Mid Labrador CoastIssued 12:54 PM EDT 27 March 2017
Navigators in this marine area should be on the lookout for hazardous ice conditions and take necessary safety precautions. Please refer to the latest ice forecasts for further details and continue to monitor the situation through Canadian Coast Guard radio stations.
Technical Marine SynopsisIssued 4:00 PM NDT 27 March 2017 Tonight and Tuesday At 4:00 p.m. NDT today low 1018 mb located over the South Labrador
By 9:30 p.m. NDT tonight dissipating low located over the South
At 4:00 p.m. NDT today low 964 mb located southeast of the
By 4:00 p.m. NDT Tuesday departing low located east of the Marine
Marine Weather StatementIssued 3:54 PM NDT 27 March 2017 A low pressure system over the South Labrador Sea will move southward
and dissipate evening. Meanwhile, an intense low east of the Flemish
Cap will remain nearly stationary tonight. Gale force northwesterlies
will subside over southern coastal waters on Tuesday as the system to
the southeast begins to slowly move east.
Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for
South Labrador Coast, Mid Labrador Coast and South Labrador Sea.
Marine interests are also advised that a freezing spray warning is in
effect for South Labrador Sea - western half.
Atlantic - Labrador Area
- Belle Isle Bank - eastern half
- Belle Isle Bank - western 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 - Hopedale and south
- Mid Labrador Coast - north of Hopedale
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- Northwest Labrador Sea - eastern half
- Northwest Labrador Sea - western half
- North Labrador Coast
- Resolution - eastern half
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- South Labrador Sea - eastern half
- South Labrador Sea - western half
- Strait of Belle Isle - eastern half
- Strait of Belle Isle - western half
- West Brevoort - northern half
- West Brevoort - southern half
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