South Labrador Coast
Issued 04:00 PM NST 27 November 2015
Tonight and Saturday
Wind northwest 15 to 20 knots increasing to northwest 25 late overnight then diminishing to west 15 Saturday afternoon.
Flurries. Visibility as low as 1 mile in flurries.
Freezing spray warning in effect.
Freezing spray beginning after midnight.
Temperatures minus 3 falling to minus 10 to minus 5 after midnight.
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Ice ForecastsIssued 10:00 AM EST 27 November 2015 Today Tonight and Saturday
Ice EdgeFirst ice edge estimated from Labrador near 5345N 5700W to Labrador
near 5430N 5725W. Sea ice west of the ice edge.
Second ice edge estimated from Labrador near 5505N 5920W to 5600N
6035W to 5750N 6140W to Labrador near 6015N 6420W. Sea ice west of
the ice edge.
Bergy water except 2 tenths of new ice in several inlets.
Iceberg BulletinIssued 11:00 AM EST 27 November 2015
Iceberg LimitIceberg limit at 0000 UTC 28 Nov estimated from the Labrador coast
near 5230N 5545W to 5230N 5430W to 5500N 5400W to 6000N 6000W.
Iceberg CountNo confirmed icebergs except less than 10 icebergs west of the
Warnings (In effect)
South Labrador CoastIssued 4:00 PM NST 27 November 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.
Technical Marine SynopsisIssued 4:00 PM NST 27 November 2015 Tonight and Saturday At 4:00 p.m. NST today low 987 mb located south of Greenland.
By 9:30 p.m. NST tonight departing low 975 mb located east of
At 4:00 p.m. NST today trough located on a line east-west over
the East Labrador Sea.
By 9:30 a.m. NST Saturday trough located southeast of Labrador Sea.
At 4:00 p.m. NST today building ridge located on a line east-west
By 4:00 p.m. NST Saturday ridge located from the Strait of Belle
Isle to the Maritimes.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 3:55 PM NST 27 November 2015 A trough of low pressure over the East Labrador Sea will slowly slide
southeastward tonight. Gale to storm force westerlies south of the
trough will gradually diminish this evening. Strong to gale force
northwesterlies will persist over northern and eastern waters tonight
and Saturday behind the trough.
Marine interests are advised that a storm warning is in effect for
East Labrador Sea - southern half. Gale warnings are in effect for
North Labrador Coast, South Labrador Sea, Northwest Labrador Sea and
East Labrador Sea - northern half.
Marine interests are also advised that freezing spray warnings are in
effect for all waters except Lake Melville and East Labrador Sea -
Atlantic - Newfoundland Area
- Anticosti - northwestern half
- Anticosti - southeastern half
- Banquereau - northern half
- Banquereau - southern half
- Belle Isle Bank
- Bras d'Or Lakes
- Cabot Strait
- Chaleur - Miscou
- Eastern Shore - eastern half
- East Coast - Cape St. Francis and south
- East Coast - north of Cape St. Francis
- Funk Island Bank
- Gulf - Magdalen
- Gulf - Port au Port
- Lake Melville
- Arctic - Eastern Arctic
- Arctic - Western Arctic
- Atlantic - Labrador
- Atlantic - Maritimes
- Atlantic - Newfoundland
- Great Lakes - Lake Erie and Lake Ontario
- Great Lakes - Lake Huron
- Great Lakes - Lake Superior
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