Northeast Coast - north of Cape St. John
Issued 03:30 PM NST 17 December 2014
Tonight and Thursday
Wind light increasing to southeast 10 to 15 knots Thursday morning and to southeast 20 Thursday afternoon.
Rain and snow beginning Thursday afternoon. Fog patches forming Thursday evening. Visibility 1 mile or less in precipitation and in fog patches.
Temperatures minus 4 rising to plus 1 Thursday afternoon.
Ice ForecastsIssued 10:00 AM EST 17 December 2014 Today Tonight and Thursday
Ice EdgeFirst ice edge estimated from northern peninsula near 5020N 5625W to 5025N 5555W to 5140N 5520W to 5140N 5550W to 5120N 5650W to northern peninsula near 5100N 5705W. Sea ice south of the ice edge. Second ice edge estimated from Labrador near 5215N 5540W to 5310N 5430W to 5635N 6015W to 5850N 6120W then northeastward. Sea ice west of the ice edge.
Ice CoverageSpecial ice warning in effect.
Open water except 1 tenth of new ice in Hare Bay. Unusual presence of sea ice along northern peninsula.
Iceberg BulletinIssued 11:00 AM EST 17 December 2014
Iceberg LimitIceberg limit at 0000 UTC 18 Dec estimated from the Labrador coast near 5330N 5605W to 5345N 5245W to 5600N 5245W to 6000N 5600W.
Iceberg CountNo confirmed icebergs.
Warnings (In effect)
Northeast Coast - north of Cape St. JohnIssued 10:00 AM EST 17 December 2014
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 3:30 PM NST 17 December 2014 Tonight and Thursday At 3:30 p.m. NST today ridge located on a line north-south over
By 10:00 a.m. NST Thursday ridge located east of the Marine
At 3:30 p.m. NST today low 1002 mb located over the Gulf of Maine.
By 3:30 p.m. NST Thursday low 992 mb located near Prince Edward
Marine Weather StatementIssued 3:21 PM NST 17 December 2014 A low pressure system over the Gulf of Maine is forecast to intensify
and track northeastward to lie near Prince Edward Island Thursday.
Strong to gale force east to southeasterlies are expected to develop
overnight tonight ahead of this feature, as it approaches southern
Marine interests are advised that a gale warning is in effect for the
Southwestern Grand Banks.
Atlantic - Labrador Area
- Belle Isle Bank
- Central Brevoort - northern half
- Central Brevoort - southern half
- East Brevoort - southern half
- East Labrador Sea - northern half
- East Labrador Sea - southern half
- Funk Island Bank
- Lake Melville
- Mid Labrador Coast - Hopedale and south
- Mid Labrador Coast - north of Hopedale
- Northeast Coast - Cape St. John and south
- Northeast Coast - north of Cape St. John
- Northwest Labrador Sea - northern half
- Northwest Labrador Sea - southern 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
- Strait of Belle Isle - eastern half
- Strait of Belle Isle - western half
- Ungava - eastern 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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