Lake Melville

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 04:00 PM NST 26 January 2015

Tonight and Tuesday

Wind west 20 knots backing to southwest 10 to 15 Tuesday morning then diminishing to light Tuesday afternoon.

A few flurries ending late overnight.

Temperatures minus 25 to minus 20.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 PM NST 26 January 2015
Wednesday Wind variable 10 to 15 knots.
Thursday Wind west 10 to 15 knots.
Friday Wind variable 10 to 15 knots.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EST 26 January 2015 Today Tonight and Tuesday Consolidated first-year ice. 

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 10:00 AM EST 26 January 2015 Today Tonight and Tuesday

Ice Edge

Ice edge estimated from Newfoundland near 4915N 5330W to 5135N 4925W to 5510N 5300W to 5605N 5540W to 5800N 5800W then northward. Sea ice west of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Consolidated first-year ice.

Warnings

No watches or warnings in effect.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 4:00 PM NST 26 January 2015 Tonight and Tuesday At 4:00 p.m. NST today low 950 mb located northeast of Labrador Sea.
By 9:30 a.m. NST Tuesday low 970 mb located east of Greenland.

At 4:00 p.m. NST today trough from 950 mb low located on a line
northeast-southwest over the South Labrador Sea.
By 9:30 a.m. NST Tuesday trough from 970 mb low located east of
Labrador Sea.

At 4:00 p.m. NST today ridge located over southern Quebec.
By 4:00 p.m. NST Tuesday ridge located over Labrador.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 3:54 PM NST 26 January 2015 An intense low pressure system northeast of the East Labrador Sea
will continue to track northeastwards away from the marine district.
Storm force westerlies southwest of its track will shift to gale to
hurricane force northwesterlies in its wake. Winds will then diminish
to strong to gale force northwesterlies over most waters tonight.

Additionally, a trough of low pressure from this low through the
South Labrador Sea to the Mid Labrador Coast will move southeastward
tonight to lie east of the Labrador Sea by Tuesday morning. Strong to
gale force northwesterlies will intensify to storm force this evening
over southern sections of the South Labrador Sea under the influence
of this feature.

Marine interests are advised that a hurricane force wind warning is
in effect for the East Labrador Sea. Storm warnings are in effect for
all remaining waters except Lake Melville and the South Labrador
Coast. A gale warning is in effect for the South Labrador Coast.

Marine interests are also advised that freezing spray warnings are in
effect for all open waters.

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