Issued 09:30 AM NST 10 December 2016
Today Tonight and Sunday
Wind northwest 25 knots.
Flurries ending Sunday morning. Visibility as low as 1 mile in flurries.
Freezing spray warning in effect.
Over open water freezing spray.
Temperatures minus 13 to minus 8 falling to minus 20 to minus 15 Sunday afternoon.
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Ice ForecastsIssued 10:00 AM EST 10 December 2016 Today Tonight and Sunday
Ice EdgeFirst ice edge estimated from Newfoundland near 4915N 5330W to 4950N
5405W to 5015N 5605W to 5130N 5520W to 5330N 5530W to 5430N 5645W to
5600N 6000W to 6015N 6330W to 6000N 6210W then northward. Sea ice
west of the ice edge.
Ice CoverageIce pressure warning in effect.
9 tenths of grey ice including 4 tenths of grey-white ice. Strong
ice pressure in the pack ice developing this evening.
Warnings (In effect)
Lake MelvilleIssued 09:30 AM NST 10 December 2016
Moderate or severe freezing spray is occurring or expected to occur in this marine area. Please refer to the latest marine forecasts for further details and continue to monitor the situation through Canadian Coast Guard radio or Weatheradio stations.
Lake MelvilleIssued 10:00 AM EST 10 December 2016
Navigators in this marine area should be on the lookout for hazardous ice conditions and take necessary safety precautions. Please refer to the latest ice forecasts for further details and continue to monitor the situation through Canadian Coast Guard radio stations.
Technical Marine SynopsisIssued 9:30 AM NST 10 December 2016 Today Tonight and Sunday At 9:30 a.m. NST today low 956 mb located northeast of Belle
By 9:30 a.m. NST Sunday low 960 mb located east of the East
Marine Weather StatementIssued 9:23 AM NST 10 December 2016 An intense and slow-moving low pressure system just southeast of the
district will maintain gale to storm force north to northwesterlies
over most of the district today and Sunday.
Marine interests are advised that storm warnings are in effect for
the Labrador coast, South Labrador Sea and Northwest Labrador Sea -
southeastern half. Gale warnings are in effect for all remaining
waters except Lake Melville.
Marine interests are also advised that freezing spray warnings are in
effect for all waters except East Labrador Sea.
Atlantic - Newfoundland Area
- Belle Isle Bank
- 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
- Gulf - Magdalen
- 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
- Strait of Belle Isle - eastern half
- Strait of Belle Isle - western half
- 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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