South Labrador Coast
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.
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Ice ForecastsIssued 10:00 AM EDT 15 July 2017 Forecasts have ended for the season.
Iceberg BulletinIssued 11:00 AM EDT 22 September 2017
Iceberg LimitIceberg 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 CountLess than 10 icebergs.
Warnings (In effect)
South Labrador CoastIssued 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.
Technical Marine SynopsisIssued 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
By 9:30 p.m. NDT tonight dissipating low located over the South
At 9:30 p.m. NDT tonight deepening low 1004 mb located over
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 StatementIssued 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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