South Labrador Sea - western half
Issued 04:00 PM NST 16 January 2017
Tonight and Tuesday
Wind west 15 to 20 knots backing to southwest 10 to 15 this evening then increasing to northeast 25 Tuesday morning.
Flurries. Visibility 1 mile or less in flurries.
Freezing spray warning in effect.
Over open water freezing spray ending this evening. Freezing spray beginning Tuesday morning.
Temperatures minus 20 to minus 12 rising to minus 12 to minus 5 Tuesday evening.
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Ice ForecastsIssued 10:04 AM EST 16 January 2017 Today Tonight and Tuesday
Ice EdgeIce edge estimated from Newfoundland near 4840N 5305W to 4930N 5310W
to 5000N 5400W to 5305N 5120W to 5500N 5245W to 5600N 5550W to 5800N
5730W then northward. Sea ice west of the ice edge.
5 tenths of grey-white ice including 1 tenth of first-year ice
except 9 plus tenths of first-year ice including a trace of old ice
in the northwestern section.
Iceberg BulletinIssued 11:00 AM EST 16 January 2017
Iceberg LimitIceberg limit at 0000 UTC 17 Jan estimated from Newfoundland near
5100N 5600W to 5045N 5000W to 5200N 4900W to 5300N 5000W to 5700N
5500W then eastwards.
Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 17 Jan estimated from the Labrador
coast near 5128N 5649W to Newfoundland near 5118N 5640W.
Iceberg CountUnknown number of icebergs.
Warnings (In effect)
South Labrador SeaIssued 4:00 PM NST 16 January 2017
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 PM NST 16 January 2017 Tonight and Tuesday At 4:00 p.m. NST today low 1004 mb located west of Labrador.
By 4:00 p.m. NST Tuesday low 1004 mb located northeast of
By 4:00 a.m. NST Tuesday building ridge located over northern
Marine Weather StatementIssued 3:55 PM NST 16 January 2017 Marine interests are also advised that freezing spray warnings are in
effect for all open waters except the North Labrador Coast.
Atlantic - Labrador Area
- Belle Isle Bank
- Central Brevoort - northern half
- Central Brevoort - southern half
- East Brevoort - southern half
- East Labrador Sea
- Funk Island Bank
- Lake Melville
- Mid Labrador Coast
- Northeast Coast
- 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
- South Labrador Sea - eastern half
- South Labrador Sea - western half
- Strait of Belle Isle - eastern half
- Strait of Belle Isle - western 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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