South Labrador Coast

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 04:00 PM NDT 22 September 2017

Tonight and Saturday.

Gale warning in effect.

Wind northwest 15 to 20 knots diminishing to variable 10 to 15 early this evening then increasing to east 25 Saturday morning. Wind increasing to north 35 to 45 Saturday afternoon then diminishing to northwest 30 Saturday evening.

A few showers ending this evening. Rain beginning Saturday morning.

Waves

Issued 06:00 PM NDT 22 September 2017
Tonight and Saturday. Seas 1 to 2 metres building to 2 to 3 Saturday afternoon and to 3 to 5 Saturday evening.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 PM NDT 22 September 2017
Sunday Wind northwest 25 knots diminishing to northwest 15 in the morning.
Monday Wind northwest 15 to 20 knots.
Tuesday Wind northwest 25 knots.

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 15 July 2017 Forecasts have ended for the season.
 

Iceberg Bulletin

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 22 September 2017

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 23 Sep estimated from Newfoundland near
4915N 5340W to 4615N 4800W to 4615N 4500W to 4800N 4515W to 5300N
4930W to 5700N 5300W then eastwards.

Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 23 Sep estimated from the Labrador
coast near 5150N 5615W to Newfoundland near 5130N 5615W.

Iceberg Count

Less than 10 icebergs.
Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Gale warning in effect

South Labrador Coast

Issued 4:00 PM NDT 22 September 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.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 4:00 PM NDT 22 September 2017 Tonight and Saturday At 4:00 p.m. NDT today low 1007 mb located over the South Labrador
Sea.
By 9:30 p.m. NDT tonight dissipating low located over the South
Labrador Sea.

At 9:30 p.m. NDT tonight deepening low 1004 mb located over
central Quebec.
By 4:00 p.m. NDT Saturday low 993 mb located over Belle Isle Bank.

By 4:00 p.m. NDT today dissipating ridge located on a line
north-south over the East Labrador Sea.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 3:51 PM NDT 22 September 2017 A low pressure system over Hudson Bay will deepen as it moves
eastward across Labrador tonight and early Saturday. It will then
move off the South Coast of Labrador later on Saturday. Strong to
gale force northerly winds will develop Saturday afternoon over
southern waters in its wake.

Marine interests are advised that a gale warning is in effect for
South Labrador Coast.

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