Lake Melville


Marine Forecast

Issued 09:30 AM NST 11 February 2016

Today Tonight and Friday

Wind northeast 10 to 15 knots becoming light near noon then increasing to southwest 10 to 15 Friday morning. Wind increasing to southwest 15 to 20 Friday evening.

A few flurries ending near midnight.

Temperatures minus 6 falling to minus 20 Friday evening.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 AM NST 11 February 2016
Saturday Wind southwest 25 knots.
Sunday Wind southwest 15 knots.
Monday Wind west 25 knots.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EST 11 February 2016 Today Tonight and Friday Consolidated first-year ice. 

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 10:00 AM EST 11 February 2016 Today Tonight and Friday

Ice Edge

Ice edge estimated from Newfoundland near 4835N 5305W to 4810N 4955W
to 5145N 5010W to 5500N 5145W to 5625N 5555W to 5800N 5800W 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 11 February 2016 Today Tonight and Friday At 9:30 a.m. NST today intensifying trough located on a line
east-west over northern Belle Isle Bank.
By 4:00 a.m. NST Friday low 980 mb located over the South Labrador

At 9:30 a.m. NST today ridge located on a line north-south over
the North Labrador Coast.
By 4:00 p.m. NST today dissipating ridge located on a line
north-south over Baffin Island.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 9:18 AM NST 11 February 2016 A trough of low pressure tracking northward from the Belle Isle Bank
is expected to intensify into a low pressure system over the South
Labrador Sea tonight. Gale to storm force winds are expected to
develop around the low tonight and Friday.

Marine interests are advised that a storm warning is in effect for
the North Labrador Coast. Gale warnings are in effect for all
remaining waters except Lake Melville, South Labrador Coast and South
Labrador Sea - southeastern half.

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

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