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.
Ice ForecastsIssued 10:00 AM EST 26 January 2015 Today Tonight and Tuesday
Ice EdgeIce 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.
Consolidated first-year ice.
No watches or warnings in effect.
Technical Marine SynopsisIssued 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
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 StatementIssued 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.
Atlantic - Newfoundland Area
- Anticosti - northeastern half
- Anticosti - southwestern half
- Banquereau - northern half
- Banquereau - southern half
- Belle Isle Bank - northeastern half
- Belle Isle Bank - southwestern 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
- Gulf - Magdalen - eastern half
- Gulf - Magdalen - western half
- Gulf - Port au Port - northwestern half
- Gulf - Port au Port - southeastern half
- Lake Melville
- Laurentian Fan
- Mid Labrador Coast
- Northeast Coast - Cape St. John and south
- Northeast Coast - north of Cape St. John
- 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 - southern half
- 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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