South Labrador Coast

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 09:30 AM NDT 21 October 2017

Today Tonight and Sunday.

Storm warning in effect.

Wind northwest 45 to 55 knots diminishing to northwest 35 to 45 Sunday morning and to northwest 30 Sunday evening.

Showers changing to flurries this afternoon.

Waves

Issued 06:00 AM NDT 21 October 2017
Today Tonight and Sunday. Seas 3 to 5 metres building to 5 to 7 this morning and to 7 to 9 this evening. Seas subsiding to 5 to 7 Sunday afternoon.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 AM NDT 21 October 2017
Monday Wind northwest 25 knots diminishing to variable 15 in the afternoon.
Tuesday Wind variable 15 knots.
Wednesday Wind light increasing to south 20 knots.

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 15 July 2017 Forecasts have ended for the season.
 

Iceberg Bulletin

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 21 October 2017

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg 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 Count

No confirmed icebergs except less than 10 icebergs north of the
iceberg limit.
Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Storm warning in effect

South Labrador Coast

Issued 09:30 AM NDT 21 October 2017

'Storm' force winds of 48 to 63 knots are 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.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 9:30 AM NDT 21 October 2017 Today Tonight and Sunday At 9:30 a.m. NDT today deepening low 982 mb located southeast of
the Marine District.
By 9:30 a.m. NDT Sunday low 947 mb located southeast of Greenland.

At 4:00 p.m. NDT today approaching ridge located over Quebec.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 9:24 AM NDT 21 October 2017 A deepening low pressure system southeast of the Labrador Sea 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.

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