North Labrador Coast - north of Saglek
Issued 04:00 AM NDT 24 April 2017
Today Tonight and Tuesday
Gale warning in effect.
Wind variable 10 to 15 knots increasing to west 25 near noon and to northwest 35 this evening. Wind increasing to northwest 35 to 45 Tuesday morning.
Flurries beginning this morning and ending Tuesday afternoon. Visibility 1 mile or less in flurries.
Risk of freezing spray tonight and Tuesday.
Temperatures minus 8 to minus 2.
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Ice ForecastsIssued 10:00 AM EDT 23 April 2017 Today Tonight and Monday
Ice EdgeIce edge estimated from Newfoundland near 4655N 5335W to 4640N 5345W
to 4625N 5320W to 4640N 5240W to 4920N 5145W to 5015N 5300W to 5200N
5050W to 5505N 5250W to 5700N 5700W to 5800N 5700W then
northeastward. Sea ice north and west of the ice edge.
Iceberg BulletinIssued 11:00 AM EDT 23 April 2017
Iceberg LimitIceberg limit at 0000 UTC 23 Apr estimated from Newfoundland near
4740N 5720W to 4400N 5700W to 4045N 5200W to 4045N 4645W to 4800N
4215W to 5115N 4400W to 5300N 4945W to 5600N 4900W then eastwards.
Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 23 Apr estimated from Newfoundland
near 4736N 5909W to Anticosti Island near 5022N 6323W.
Iceberg CountUnknown number of icebergs.
Warnings (In effect)
North Labrador CoastIssued 04:00 AM NDT 24 April 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 24 April 2017 Today Tonight and Tuesday At 4:00 a.m. NDT today departing low 990 mb located over the
northern Northwest Labrador Sea.
At 4:00 a.m. NDT today intensifying trough located over central
By 4:00 a.m. NDT Tuesday low 985 mb located over the northern
South Labrador Sea.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 3:43 AM NDT 24 April 2017 A low pressure system over the Northwest Labrador Sea will continue
to move northwards this morning. Gale force southeasterlies over
extreme eastern waters will diminish as the low exits the district.
A trough of low pressure approaching from the west will intensify
into a low pressure system over the Labrador Sea today and tonight.
Gale force westerly winds will develop this afternoon over western
waters and spread elsewhere throughout the forecast period.
Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for all
waters. Marine interests are also advised that freezing spray
warnings are in effect for South Labrador Sea and the Northwest
Labrador Sea - southwestern 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
- Northeast Coast
- Northwest Labrador Sea - northeastern half
- Northwest Labrador Sea - southwestern half
- North Labrador Coast - north of Saglek
- North Labrador Coast - Saglek and south
- Resolution - eastern half
- South Labrador Coast - northern half
- South Labrador Coast - southern half
- 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
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