North Labrador Coast - Saglek and south
Issued 04:00 PM NDT 21 October 2017
Tonight and Sunday.
Gale warning in effect.
Wind north 35 to 45 knots diminishing to north 30 early Sunday morning and to northwest 15 to 20 Sunday evening.
Flurries or showers ending Sunday evening.
Temperatures minus 1 to plus 4.
Zoom-in to make a selection
Ice ForecastsIssued 10:00 AM EDT 15 July 2017 Forecasts have ended for the season.
Iceberg BulletinIssued 11:00 AM EDT 21 October 2017
Iceberg LimitIceberg 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 CountUnknown number of icebergs.
Warnings (In effect)
North Labrador Coast - Saglek and southIssued 4:00 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 SynopsisIssued 4:00 PM NDT 21 October 2017 Tonight and Sunday At 4:00 p.m. NDT today deepening low 955 mb located southeast of
the Marine District.
By 4:00 p.m. NDT Sunday low 951 mb located southeast of Greenland.
At 4:00 p.m. NDT today approaching ridge located over Quebec.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 3:59 PM NDT 21 October 2017 An intense low pressure system southeast of the marine district will
move to lie southeast of Greenland overnight then remain nearly
stationary. Gale to storm force north to northwesterlies are forecast
in the wake of this feature.
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
- 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
What we are doing
Summer 2017: Significant weather across Canada
By analyzing weather events, ECCC is collecting more information as to how our climate is changing.
- Date modified: