Mid Labrador Coast

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 09:30 AM NST 27 January 2015

Today Tonight and Wednesday

Wind west 25 knots diminishing to southwest 15 this evening then becoming variable 10 to 15 late overnight.

Snow beginning Wednesday evening. Visibility 1 mile or less in snow.

Freezing spray warning in effect.

Over open water freezing spray ending this evening.

Temperatures minus 25 to minus 20.

Waves

Issued 06:00 AM NST 27 January 2015
Today Tonight and Wednesday Mainly ice covered.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 AM NST 27 January 2015
Thursday Wind northwest 25 to 35 knots.
Friday Wind southwest 15 knots.
Saturday Wind light increasing to northwest 25 knots.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EST 27 January 2015 Today Tonight and Wednesday 9 tenths of grey-white ice including 4 tenths of first-year ice. 

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Map of Atlantic - Newfoundland marine weather areas Southwestern Grand Banks - 44138 Banquereau - 44139 Tail of the Bank - 44140 Nickerson Bank - 44251 Northeast Burgeo Bank - 44255 Blanc-Sablon Airport Cap Whittle Chevery Natashquan Airport Heath Point Miscou Island Grand Étang Ingonish Beach North Mountain St.Paul Island J.A. Douglas McCurdy Sydney Airport Charlottetown Airport East Point North Cape Argentia Bonavista Burgeo Cape Race Corner Brook Daniel's Harbour Englee Ferolle Point La Scie Port aux Basques Rocky Harbour Sagona Island St. Anthony Airport St. John's Int'l Airport St. Lawrence Stephenville Airport Twillingate Winterland Wreckhouse Cartwright Airport Mary's Harbour Grates Cove Pool's Island Marticot Island Long Pond Îles de la Madeleine Airport
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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 10:00 AM EST 27 January 2015 Today Tonight and Wednesday

Ice Edge

Ice edge estimated from Newfoundland near 4915N 5330W to 5135N 4925W to 5430N 5115W to 5645N 5810W to 5800N 5800W then northward. Sea ice west of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

9 tenths of grey-white ice including 4 tenths of first-year ice.

 

Iceberg Bulletin

Issued 11:00 AM EST 27 January 2015

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 28 Jan estimated from Newfoundland near 4835N 5300W to 5030N 4800W to 5200N 4800W to 6000N 5800W. Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 28 Jan estimated from the Labrador coast near 5200N 5600W to Newfoundland near 5130N 5600W.

Iceberg Count

Unknown number of icebergs.
Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Freezing spray warning in effect

Mid Labrador Coast

Issued 09:30 AM NST 27 January 2015

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.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 9:30 AM NST 27 January 2015 Today Tonight and Wednesday At 9:30 a.m. NST today departing trough located southeast of the
Marine District.

At 9:30 a.m. NST today ridge located on a line northwest-southeast
over western Labrador.
By 9:30 a.m. NST Wednesday ridge located on a line
northeast-southwest over Labrador.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 9:19 AM NST 27 January 2015 A trough of low pressure southeast of the marine district will
continue to track southeastward today. Strong to gale force
northwesterlies over most waters will gradually diminish today and
tonight as the trough moves away.

Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for all
waters except Lake Melville, the South Labrador Coast, Mid Labrador
Coast and South Labrador Sea - northern half.

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

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