Mid Labrador Coast - Hopedale and south
Issued 09:30 AM NST 19 December 2014
Today Tonight and Saturday
Wind north 30 knots diminishing to west 15 to 20 near noon Saturday.
A few flurries ending late this morning. Visibility as low as 1 mile in flurries.
Freezing spray warning in effect.
Over open water freezing spray beginning Saturday morning.
Temperatures minus 3 to zero falling to minus 14 to minus 6 Saturday afternoon.
Ice ForecastsIssued 10:00 AM EST 19 December 2014 Today Tonight and Saturday
Ice EdgeFirst ice edge estimated from northern peninsula near 5100N 5705W to 5120N 5650W to 5140N 5600W to Labrador near 5200N 5550W. Sea ice east of the ice edge. Second ice edge estimated from northern peninsula near 5040N 5605W to 5100N 5540W to 5210N 5500W to 5430N 5500W to 5700N 5930W to 5800N 5900W then northward. Sea ice west of the ice edge.
Bergy water except 8 tenths of grey ice near the coast.
Iceberg BulletinIssued 11:00 AM EST 19 December 2014
Iceberg LimitIceberg limit at 0000 UTC 20 Dec estimated from the Labrador coast near 5330N 5605W to 5300N 5200W to 5400N 5200W to 5700N 5300W to 6000N 5630W.
Iceberg CountLess than 10 icebergs.
Warnings (In effect)
Mid Labrador Coast - Hopedale and southIssued 09:30 AM NST 19 December 2014
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.
Technical Marine SynopsisIssued 9:30 AM NST 19 December 2014 Today Tonight and Saturday At 9:30 a.m. NST today low 988 mb located over northeastern
By 4:00 a.m. NST Saturday low 980 mb located southeast of Greenland.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 9:25 AM NST 19 December 2014 A low pressure system over Northeastern Newfoundland will track
northeastwards to lie southeast of Greenland by tonight. Strong to
gale force northerlies to northwesterlies will develop over southern
and eastern waters as the low passes south of the marine district.
Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for the
South Labrador Coast, South Labrador Sea, and the East Labrador Sea.
Marine interests are also advised that freezing spray warnings are in
effect for all waters.
Atlantic - Newfoundland Area
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- Anticosti - southern half
- Banquereau - northern half
- Banquereau - southern half
- Belle Isle Bank
- Bras d'Or Lakes
- Cabot Strait
- Chaleur - Miscou
- Eastern Shore
- East Coast
- Funk Island Bank
- Gulf - Magdalen - northern half
- Gulf - Magdalen - southern half
- Gulf - Port au Port - northwestern half
- Gulf - Port au Port - southeastern half
- Lake Melville
- Laurentian Fan
- Mid Labrador Coast - Hopedale and south
- Northeast Coast - Cape St. John and south
- Northeast Coast - north of Cape St. John
- Northeast Gulf - northwestern half
- Northeast Gulf - southeastern half
- Northern Grand Banks
- Northumberland Strait - eastern half
- Northumberland Strait - western half
- Southeastern Grand Banks
- Southwestern Grand Banks
- Southwest Coast - Ramea and east
- Southwest Coast - west of Ramea
- South Coast
- South Labrador Coast
- South Labrador Sea
- Strait of Belle Isle
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- Arctic - Western Arctic
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