Issued 03:00 AM NDT 22 May 2015
Today Tonight and Saturday
Gale warning in effect.
Wind southwest 15 to 20 knots diminishing to variable 10 to 15 this morning then increasing to southeast 15 to 20 this afternoon. Wind increasing to east 35 overnight then diminishing to variable 15 to 20 Saturday morning. Wind increasing to southwest 25 near noon Saturday.
Rain and fog patches beginning this evening and ending near noon Saturday.
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Ice ForecastsIssued 10:00 AM EDT 21 May 2015 Today Tonight and Friday
Ice EdgeIce edge estimated from Newfoundland 4915N 5325W to 5155N 5220W to
5210N 5340W to 5305N 5210W to 5430N 5230W to 5800N 5730W then
northward. Sea ice west of the ice edge.
Bergy water except 8 tenths of first-year ice including a trace of
old ice in the northern section.
Iceberg BulletinIssued 11:00 AM EDT 21 May 2015
Iceberg LimitIceberg limit at 0000 UTC 21 May estimated from Newfoundland near
4653N 5555W to 4515N 5445W to 4145N 5145W to 4145N 4915W to 4600N
3715W to 4730N 3715W to 5300N 4445W to 6000N 5730W.
Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 21 May estimated from Quebec near
5019N 6015W to Newfoundland near 4922N 5814W.
Iceberg Count51 to 100 icebergs.
Warnings (In effect)
Northeast CoastIssued 07:30 AM NDT 22 May 2015
'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 3:00 AM NDT 22 May 2015 Today Tonight and Saturday At 3:00 a.m. NDT today low 983 mb located over central Labrador Sea.
By 8:00 p.m. NDT tonight low 997 mb located east of Labrador Sea.
At 10:00 a.m. NDT today low 1004 mb located south of Cape Cod.
By 3:00 a.m. NDT Saturday low 996 mb located over the Southwest
Coast of Newfoundland.
At 3:00 a.m. NDT today departing trough from low located east of
the Marine District.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 2:51 AM NDT 22 May 2015 A low pressure system over the Central Labrador Sea will track slowly
northeastward across the East Labrador Sea today. Strong to gale
force westerlies over northernmost waters south of the low will
diminish by noon as the low moves away.
A second low pressure system is expected to approach from the
southwest today, crossing Central Newfoundland tonight. The low will
continue northeastward across the Belle Isle Bank on Saturday. Strong
to gale force southeasterlies ahead of the low will shift to strong
to gale force southwesterlies in its wake.
Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for all
waters except the Strait of Belle Isle, Northeast Gulf and Gulf -
Port au Port.
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 - northwestern half
- East Labrador Sea - southeastern half
- Funk Island Bank
- Lake Melville
- Mid Labrador Coast - Hopedale and south
- Mid Labrador Coast - north of Hopedale
- Northeast Coast
- Northwest Labrador Sea - eastern half
- Northwest Labrador Sea - western 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 - 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
- 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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