Lake Melville


Marine Forecast

Issued 09:30 AM NST 01 February 2015

Today Tonight and Monday

Wind north 15 to 20 knots diminishing to variable 10 to 15 near noon then increasing to northwest 20 this evening. Wind increasing to west 30 Monday morning.

Snow ending Monday morning. Visibility 1 mile or less in snow.

Temperatures minus 12 falling to minus 22 overnight.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 AM NST 01 February 2015
Tuesday Wind light increasing to northeast 35 knots in the afternoon.
Wednesday Wind west 25 knots.
Thursday Wind southwest 15 knots.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EST 31 January 2015 Today Tonight and Sunday Consolidated first-year ice. 

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 10:00 AM EST 31 January 2015 Today Tonight and Sunday

Ice Edge

Ice edge estimated from Newfoundland near 4835N 5300W to 5135N 5030W to 5505N 5240W to 5625N 5625W to 5800N 5730W then northward. Sea ice west of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Consolidated first-year ice.


No watches or warnings in effect.


Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 9:30 AM NST 1 February 2015 Today Tonight and Monday At 9:30 a.m. NST today deepening low 989 mb located over the
northern Gulf of St. Lawrence.
By 9:30 a.m. NST Monday low 970 mb located over the Northwest
Labrador Sea.

At 9:30 a.m. NST today quasi-stationary trough located off the
Mid Labrador Coast.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 9:25 AM NST 1 February 2015 A low pressure over the Northern Gulf of St. Lawrence will cross
Southeastern Labrador later today then move into the Labrador Sea
tonight. Strong to gale force easterlies ahead of the low then shift
to west to northwesterlies in its wake. Gale force northwesterlies
will persist over the North Labrador Coast throughout the forecast

Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for all
waters except Lake Melville.

Marine interests are also advised that freezing spray warnings are in
effect for all open waters except the East Labrador Sea.

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