Issued 09:30 AM NST 28 February 2017
Today Tonight and Wednesday
Wind west 25 knots backing to southwest 15 to 20 this evening then diminishing to variable 10 to 15 near noon Wednesday. Wind increasing to northeast 25 Wednesday evening.
Periods of snow beginning Wednesday morning.
Temperatures minus 15 rising to minus 3 Wednesday afternoon then falling to minus 8 Wednesday evening.
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Ice ForecastsIssued 10:00 AM EST 27 February 2017 Today Tonight and Tuesday
Ice EdgeIce edge estimated from Newfoundland near 4730N 5235W to 4725N 5100W
to 4830N 4900W to 5045N 4830W to 5515N 5200W to 5630N 5615W to 5800N
5800W then northward. Sea ice north and west of the ice edge.
Consolidated first-year ice.
No watches or warnings in effect.
Technical Marine SynopsisIssued 9:30 AM NST 28 February 2017 Today Tonight and Wednesday At 9:30 a.m. NST today trough located north of the Northwest
By 9:30 a.m. NST Wednesday weakening trough located over the East
At 9:30 a.m. NST today trough located on a line east-west over
the East Labrador Sea.
By 4:00 a.m. NST Wednesday departing trough located southeast of
At 9:30 a.m. NST today ridge located west of Labrador.
By 9:30 a.m. NST Wednesday ridge located east of Labrador Coast.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 9:23 AM NST 28 February 2017 A trough of low pressure north of the Northwest Labrador Sea will
track southeast over the course of the day. Meanwhile, another trough
of low pressure over the East Labrador Sea will move southeastward
and out of the district by this evening.
A ridge of high pressure will approach the district today. Winds will
increase to strong to gale force northwesterlies over most waters
today between the troughs and the approaching ridge.
Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for
South Labrador Coast, Mid Labrador Coast - Hopedale and south, North
Labrador Coast - north of Saglek, South Labrador Sea, and Northwest
Marine interests are also advised that freezing spray warnings are in
effect for the Labrador Sea.
Atlantic - Newfoundland Area
- Anticosti - eastern half
- Anticosti - western half
- Belle Isle Bank - eastern half
- Belle Isle Bank - western half
- Bras d'Or Lakes
- Cabot Strait
- Chaleur - Miscou
- Eastern Shore
- East Coast - Cape St. Francis and south
- East Coast - north of Cape St. Francis
- Funk Island Bank - northern half
- Funk Island Bank - southern half
- Gulf - Magdalen - eastern half
- Gulf - Magdalen - western half
- Gulf - Port au Port
- Lake Melville
- Laurentian Fan
- Mid Labrador Coast - Hopedale and south
- Northeast Coast
- Northeast Gulf
- Northern Grand Banks
- Northumberland Strait - eastern half
- Northumberland Strait - western half
- Southeastern Grand Banks
- Southwestern Grand Banks
- Southwest Coast
- South Coast
- South Labrador Coast
- South Labrador Sea - western half
- Strait of Belle Isle
- 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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