North Labrador Coast - Saglek and south
Issued 09:30 AM NST 20 December 2014
Today Tonight and Sunday
Wind variable 10 to 15 knots increasing to west 20 to 25 this evening.
A few flurries. Visibility as low as 1 mile in flurries.
Freezing spray warning in effect.
Over open water freezing spray beginning this evening.
Temperatures minus 14 to minus 6.
Ice ForecastsIssued 10:00 AM EST 20 December 2014 Today Tonight and Sunday
Ice EdgeFirst ice edge estimated from northern peninsula near 5100N 5705W to 5120N 5650W to 5140N 5600W to Labrador near 5200N 5550W. Sea ice east of the ice edge. Second ice edge estimated from northern peninsula near 5040N 5605W to 5100N 5540W to 5210N 5500W to 5430N 5500W to 5700N 6000W to 5800N 5900W then northward. Sea ice west of the ice edge.
Bergy water except 3 tenths of grey ice in strips and patches near parts of the coast.
Iceberg BulletinIssued 11:00 AM EST 20 December 2014
Iceberg LimitIceberg limit at 0000 UTC 21 Dec estimated from the Labrador coast near 5330N 5605W to 5300N 5300W to 5300N 5200W to 5400N 5200W to 5700N 5300W to 6000N 5630W.
Iceberg CountUnknown number of icebergs.
Warnings (In effect)
North Labrador CoastIssued 09:30 AM NST 20 December 2014
Moderate or severe freezing spray is occurring or expected to occur in this marine area. 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 9:30 AM NST 20 December 2014 Today Tonight and Sunday At 9:30 a.m. NST today deepening low 969 mb located east of
By 4:00 a.m. NST Sunday departing low 960 mb located east of
At 9:30 a.m. NST today quasi-stationary high located over eastern
Marine Weather StatementIssued 9:31 AM NST 20 December 2014 A low pressure system east of Greenland will intensify today before
beginning to move eastward tonight. Strong to gale force
northwesterlies over most waters will subside later today as the low
begins to move eastward.
Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for the
South Labrador Sea and the East Labrador Sea.
Marine interests are also advised that freezing spray warnings are in
effect for all waters except Lake Melville.
Atlantic - Labrador Area
- Belle Isle Bank
- Central Brevoort - northern half
- Central Brevoort - southern half
- East Brevoort
- East Labrador Sea
- Funk Island Bank
- Lake Melville
- Mid Labrador Coast
- Northeast Coast - Cape St. John and south
- Northeast Coast - north of Cape St. John
- Northwest Labrador Sea - eastern 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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