South Labrador Sea - eastern half
Issued 09:30 PM NDT 29 April 2016
Tonight and Saturday
Gale warning in effect.
Wind north 35 to 45 knots except northeast 25 over eastern sections. Wind becoming northeast 25 to 35 near midnight then becoming northeast 25 late overnight. Wind backing to northwest 25 Saturday afternoon then diminishing to northwest 15 to 20 Saturday evening.
A few flurries or showers ending Saturday morning.
Temperatures minus 2 to plus 3.
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Ice ForecastsIssued 10:00 AM EDT 29 April 2016 Today Tonight and Saturday
Ice EdgeIce edge estimated from Newfoundland 4840N 5300W to 4920N 5140W to
5140N 4950W to 5520N 5215W to 5605N 5520W to 5800N 5730W then
northward. Sea ice west of the ice edge.
Bergy water except 6 tenths of first-year ice in the extreme
Iceberg BulletinIssued 11:00 AM EDT 29 April 2016
Iceberg LimitIceberg limit at 0000 UTC 29 Apr estimated from Newfoundland near
4644N 5305W to 4345N 4945W to 4345N 4745W to 4515N 4200W to 4630N
4045W to 4845N 4200W to 5000N 4300W to 5300N 4730W to 5600N 4900W
Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 29 Apr estimated from Quebec near
5119N 5759W to Newfoundland near 5042N 5723W.
Iceberg CountUnknown number of icebergs.
Warnings (In effect)
South Labrador SeaIssued 9:30 PM NDT 29 April 2016
'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 29 April 2016 Tonight and Saturday At 9:30 p.m. NDT tonight low 980 mb located over northwestern
Belle Isle Bank.
By 4:00 p.m. NDT Saturday low 991 mb located east of Belle Isle
Marine Weather StatementIssued 9:38 PM NDT 29 April 2016 A low pressure system entering the Belle Isle Bank will move
southeastward away from the district tonight. Strong to gale force
northeast to northwesterlies will gradually diminish as the low moves
Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for all
waters except Lake Melville.
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 - northern half
- Funk Island Bank - southern half
- Lake Melville
- Mid Labrador Coast
- Northeast Coast
- Northwest Labrador Sea
- North Labrador Coast
- 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
- 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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