South Labrador Coast
Issued 09:30 AM NDT 27 March 2017
Today Tonight and Tuesday
Gale warning in effect.
Wind northwest 35 to 45 knots diminishing to northwest 25 to 35 Tuesday afternoon.
Flurries. Visibility 1 mile or less in flurries.
Risk of freezing spray today and Tuesday.
Temperatures minus 18 to minus 10 rising to minus 2 Tuesday afternoon.
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Ice ForecastsIssued 10:00 AM EDT 27 March 2017 Today Tonight and Tuesday
Ice EdgeIce edge estimated from Newfoundland near 4805N 5255W to 4720N 4825W
to 4730N 4650W to 5210N 5100W to 5450N 5155W to 5600N 5450W to 5800N
5630W then northward. Sea ice north and west of the ice edge.
9 plus tenths of first-year ice including a trace of old ice.
Iceberg BulletinIssued 11:00 AM EDT 27 March 2017
Iceberg LimitIceberg limit at 0000 UTC 27 Mar estimated from Newfoundland near
4715N 5300W to 4700N 4800W to 4800N 4430W to 5000N 4330W to 5145N
4600W to 5300N 5000W to 5600N 5200W then eastwards.
Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 27 Mar estimated from Newfoundland
near 4907N 5824W to Quebec near 5015N 6018W.
Iceberg CountMore than 100 icebergs.
Warnings (In effect)
South Labrador CoastIssued 09:30 AM NDT 27 March 2017
'Gale' force winds of 34 to 47 knots are occurring or expected to occur in this marine area. Watch for updated statements. 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 NDT 27 March 2017 Today Tonight and Tuesday At 9:30 a.m. NDT today low 1014 mb located over the Northwest
By 9:30 p.m. NDT tonight dissipating low located over the South
At 9:30 a.m. NDT today quasi-stationary low 963 mb located east
of the Flemish Cap.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 9:15 AM NDT 27 March 2017 A low pressure system over the Northwest Labrador Sea will move
southward and dissipate over the South Labrador Sea this afternoon.
Meanwhile, an intense low east of the Flemish Cap will remain nearly
stationary. Gale force northwesterlies will subside over most waters
today as the first low dissipates but will persist over southern
coastal waters into Tuesday under the influence of the system to the
Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for all
waters except Lake Melville, South Labrador Sea - eastern half, East
Marine interests are also advised that a freezing spray warning is in
effect for South Labrador Sea - western half.
Atlantic - Newfoundland Area
- Anticosti - northeastern half
- Anticosti - southwestern half
- Banquereau - northeastern half
- Banquereau - southwestern half
- Belle Isle Bank - eastern half
- Belle Isle Bank - western half
- Bras d'Or Lakes
- Cabot Strait - northern half
- Cabot Strait - southern half
- Chaleur - Miscou
- Eastern Shore - eastern half
- East Coast - Cape St. Francis and south
- East Coast - north of Cape St. Francis
- Funk Island Bank - eastern half
- Funk Island Bank - western half
- Gulf - Magdalen - northeastern half
- Gulf - Magdalen - southwestern half
- Gulf - Port au Port
- Lake Melville
- Laurentian Fan - northeastern half
- Mid Labrador Coast - Hopedale and south
- Northeast Coast
- Northeast Gulf - northwestern half
- Northeast Gulf - southeastern half
- Northern Grand Banks
- Northumberland Strait - eastern half
- Northumberland Strait - western half
- Sable - eastern 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 - western 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
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