Lake Melville


Marine Forecast

Issued 04:00 PM NDT 26 March 2017

Tonight and Monday

Wind northwest 20 to 25 knots backing to southwest 15 to 20 this evening then diminishing to north 10 to 15 Monday morning.

Temperatures near minus 18.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 PM NDT 26 March 2017
Tuesday Wind north 15 to 20 knots.
Wednesday Wind northeast 15 knots.
Thursday Wind northwest 15 knots.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 26 March 2017 Today Tonight and Monday Consolidated first-year ice. 

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 26 March 2017 Today Tonight and Monday

Ice Edge

Ice edge estimated from Newfoundland near 4805N 5255W to 4710N 4910W
to 4820N 4620W to 5210N 5125W to 5455N 5140W to 5600N 5450W to 5800N
5630W then northward. 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 4:00 PM NDT 26 March 2017 Tonight and Monday At 4:00 p.m. NDT today low 1000 mb located over central Labrador
By 4:00 a.m. NDT Monday dissipating low located south of the
Marine District.

At 4:00 p.m. NDT today low 998 mb located over the East Labrador
By 4:00 p.m. NDT Monday low 1012 mb located over the Northwest
Labrador Sea.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 3:43 PM NDT 26 March 2017 A low pressure system over the Central Labrador Sea will continue to
move slowly southwards today. A second low over the East Labrador Sea
will move to lie over the Northwest Labrador Sea tonight.
These systems will maintain gale to storm force northwesterlies over
most waters into Monday.

Marine interests are advised that storm warnings are in effect for
Mid Labrador Coast - north of Hopedale, North Labrador Coast, and
South Labrador Sea - western half. Gale warnings are in effect for
all remaining waters except Lake Melville and South Labrador Sea -
eastern half.

Marine interests are also advised that a freezing spray warning is in
effect for South Labrador Sea.

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