Lake Melville


Marine Forecast

Issued 04:00 PM NDT 31 May 2016

Tonight and Wednesday

Wind north 20 knots backing to northwest 10 to 15 Wednesday morning.

Rain and mist changing to flurries this evening and ending late overnight. Visibility as low as 1 mile in mist.

Temperatures plus 3 falling to minus 2 near midnight then rising to plus 3 near noon Wednesday.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 PM NDT 31 May 2016
Thursday Wind northwest 15 to 20 knots.
Friday Wind north 10 to 15 knots.
Saturday Wind light.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 31 May 2016 Today Tonight and Wednesday Open water. 

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Ice Forecasts

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 31 May 2016 Today Tonight and Wednesday

Ice Edge

Ice edge estimated from Labrador near 5330N 5600W to 5400N 5300W to
5510N 5300W to 5610N 5700W to 5800N 5830W then northward. Sea ice
west of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Open water.


No watches or warnings in effect.


Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 5:18 PM NDT 31 May 2016 Tonight and Wednesday At 4:00 p.m. NDT today low 999 mb located over southeastern
By 4:00 p.m. NDT Wednesday low 1004 mb located over eastern Funk
Island Bank.

At 4:00 p.m. NDT today trough from 999 mb low located from the
South Labrador Coast to the East Labrador Sea.
By 4:00 p.m. NDT Wednesday trough from 1004 mb low located from
Funk Island Bank to the East Labrador Sea.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 3:58 PM NDT 31 May 2016 A low pressure system is expected to track south of the district
today and tomorrow. A trough extending from the low through the
Labrador Sea will slowly pivot eastward throughout the forecast
period. Strong to gale force northwesterlies will develop over most
waters behind the trough late tonight and Wednesday.

Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for the
Labrador coast, South Labrador Sea - northwestern half and Northwest
Labrador Sea - southeastern half.

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