Lake Melville


Marine Forecast

Issued 09:30 AM NDT 29 April 2017

Today Tonight and Sunday

Wind southwest 15 to 20 knots veering to northwest 15 this evening then increasing to northwest 25 late overnight.

Showers or flurries beginning this evening and ending late overnight.

Temperatures plus 3 falling to minus 8 Sunday morning.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 AM NDT 29 April 2017
Monday Wind northwest 15 knots.
Tuesday Wind variable 10 to 15 knots.
Wednesday Wind northeast 15 to 20 knots.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 29 April 2017 Today Tonight and Sunday Consolidated first-year ice. 

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 29 April 2017 Today Tonight and Sunday

Ice Edge

Ice edge estimated from Newfoundland near 4730N 5240W to 4735N 5135W
to 5055N 4925W to 5230N 5000W to 5800N 5630W then northeastward. Sea
ice north and west of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Consolidated first-year ice.


No watches or warnings in effect.


Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 9:30 AM NDT 29 April 2017 Today Tonight and Sunday At 9:30 a.m. NDT today intensifying trough located off Labrador
By 4:00 a.m. NDT Sunday quasi-stationary low 985 mb located over
the Northwest Labrador Sea.

At 9:30 a.m. NDT today ridge located on a line northwest-southeast
over the East Labrador Sea.
By 4:00 p.m. NDT today weakening ridge located east of the East
Labrador Sea.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 9:15 AM NDT 29 April 2017 A trough of low pressure off the Labrador coast will move slowly
northward and then become nearly stationary as a deepening low
pressure system over the Northwest Labrador Sea tonight and Sunday.
Strong to gale force southeasterlies will develop today ahead of the
low with gale to storm force northwesterlies developing in its wake.

Marine interests are advised that a storm warning is in effect for
Northwest Labrador Sea. Gale warnings are in effect for all remaining
waters except Lake Melville.

Marine interests are advised that freezing spray warnings are in
effect for South Labrador Coast, South Labrador Sea - western half,
and northwest labardor sea.

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