Northwest Labrador Sea - eastern half
Issued 09:30 PM NDT 26 March 2017
Tonight and Monday
Gale warning in effect.
Wind northwest 35 to 45 knots diminishing to northwest 25 Monday morning.
Flurries. Visibility 1 mile or less in flurries.
Risk of freezing spray.
Temperatures minus 8 to zero.
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Ice ForecastsIssued 11:00 AM EDT 26 March 2017 Today Tonight and Monday
Ice EdgeIce edge estimated from 5800N 5630W to 6000N 5730W to 6035N 5710W
then northeastward. Sea ice west of the ice edge.
2 tenths of first-year ice except 9 tenths of first-year ice
including 1 tenth of old ice in the extreme northwestern section.
Iceberg BulletinIssued 11:00 AM EDT 26 March 2017
Iceberg LimitIceberg limit at 0000 UTC 26 Mar estimated from Newfoundland near
4645N 5315W to 4630N 4345W to 4715N 4150W to 5015N 4144W to 5145N
4545W to 5300N 4959W.
Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 26 Mar estimated from Newfoundland
near 4907N 5824W to Quebec near 5015N 6018W.
Iceberg CountUnknown number of icebergs.
Warnings (In effect)
Northwest Labrador SeaIssued 9:30 PM NDT 26 March 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 9:30 PM NDT 26 March 2017 Tonight and Monday At 9:30 p.m. NDT tonight low 1007 mb located over the South
By 4:00 a.m. NDT Monday dissipating low located south of the
At 9:30 p.m. NDT tonight low 1002 mb located over the East
By 9:30 p.m. NDT Monday dissipating low located over the South
Marine Weather StatementIssued 9:22 PM NDT 26 March 2017 A low pressure system over the South Labrador Sea will continue to
move slowly southwards tonight. A second low over the East Labrador
Sea will move to lie over the Northwest Labrador Sea tonight and then
dissipate over the South Labrador Sea later on Monday. These systems
will maintain gale to storm force northwesterlies over most waters
Marine interests are advised that storm warnings are in effect for
Mid Labrador Coast - north of Hopedale, North Labrador Coast, and
South Labrador Sea - western half. Gale warnings are in effect for
all remaining waters except Lake Melville and South Labrador Sea -
Marine interests are also advised that a freezing spray warning is in
effect for South Labrador Sea.
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 - Hopedale and south
- Mid Labrador Coast - north of Hopedale
- Northeast Coast
- Northwest Labrador Sea - eastern half
- Northwest Labrador Sea - western half
- North Labrador Coast
- Resolution - eastern half
- South Labrador Coast
- South Labrador Sea - eastern half
- South Labrador Sea - western half
- 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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