South Labrador Coast
Issued 04:00 AM NST 04 December 2016
Today Tonight and Monday
Wind northwest 30 knots.
Flurries. Visibility as low as 1 mile in flurries.
Freezing spray warning in effect.
Freezing spray along the coast tonight and Monday.
Temperatures minus 5 to zero.
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Ice ForecastsIssued 10:00 AM EST 3 December 2016 Today Tonight and Sunday
Ice EdgeFirst ice edge estimated from Labrador near 5215N 5540W to 5220N
5535W to 5335N 5540W to 5430N 5645W to 5535N 5940W to Labrador near
5745N 6145W. Sea ice west of the ice edge.
Second ice edge estimated from Labrador near 5900N 6310W to 5910N
6305W to 6020N 6410W to 6035N 6235W then northeastward. Sea ice west
and north of the ice edge.
Bergy water except 3 tenths of new ice in some bays.
Iceberg BulletinIssued 1:59 PM EST 3 December 2016
Iceberg LimitIceberg limit at 0000 UTC 4 Dec estimated from Newfoundland near
5130N 5530W to 5200N 5200W to 5500N 5200W to 6000N 6000W to 6100N
5400W to 5700N 5000W then eastward.
Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 4 Dec estimated from Quebec near
5116N 5818W to Newfoundland near 5042N 5718W.
Iceberg CountLess than 10 icebergs.
Warnings (In effect)
South Labrador CoastIssued 04:00 AM NST 04 December 2016
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 4:00 AM NST 4 December 2016 Today Tonight and Monday At 4:00 a.m. NST today quasi-stationary ridge located over Quebec.
At 4:00 a.m. NST today low 974 mb located southeast of the East
By 4:00 a.m. NST Monday weakening low 988 mb located east of the
East Labrador Sea.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 3:46 AM NST 4 December 2016 A low pressure system will slowly approach the East Labrador Sea from
the southeast. Strong to gale force northwesterlies are forecast over
the Labrador Sea today and Sunday.
Marine interests are advised that a gale warning is in effect for the
South Labrador Sea, Northwest Labrador Sea - southeastern half and
the East Labrador Sea.
Marine interests are also advised that freezing spray warnings are in
effect for the Labrador coast.
Atlantic - Labrador Area
- Belle Isle Bank
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- East Labrador Sea - southeastern half
- Funk Island Bank
- Lake Melville
- Mid Labrador Coast
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- Northwest Labrador Sea - northwestern half
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