South Labrador Coast - northern half
Issued 04:00 AM NDT 25 April 2017
Today Tonight and Wednesday
Gale warning in effect.
Wind west 35 knots diminishing to west 25 this evening and to southwest 15 Wednesday morning. Wind backing to south 20 Wednesday afternoon then becoming northwest 20 Wednesday evening.
Snow or rain beginning Wednesday morning.
Risk of freezing spray today and tonight.
Temperatures minus 8 rising to plus 2 Wednesday afternoon.
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Ice ForecastsIssued 10:00 AM EDT 24 April 2017 Today Tonight and Tuesday
Ice EdgeIce edge estimated from Newfoundland near 4655N 5510W to 4600N 5410W
to 4620N 5245W to 4900N 5030W to 5200N 5050W to 5505N 5250W to 5700N
5700W to 5800N 5700W then northeastward. Sea ice north and west of
the ice edge.
5 tenths of first-year ice including a trace of old ice except 9
tenths of first-year ice including a trace of old ice in eastern
Iceberg BulletinIssued 11:00 AM EDT 24 April 2017
Iceberg LimitIceberg limit at 0000 UTC 24 Apr estimated from Newfoundland near
4740N 5720W to 4400N 5700W to 4045N 5200W to 4045N 4645W to 4800N
4215W to 5115N 4400W to 5300N 4945W to 5600N 4900W then eastwards.
Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 24 Apr estimated from Newfoundland
near 4736N 5909W to Anticosti Island near 5022N 6323W.
Iceberg Count51 to 100 icebergs.
Warnings (In effect)
South Labrador CoastIssued 04:00 AM NDT 25 April 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 AM NDT 25 April 2017 Today Tonight and Wednesday At 4:00 a.m. NDT today low 990 mb located over the Northwest
By 9:30 p.m. NDT tonight low 990 mb located north of the East
Marine Weather StatementIssued 3:42 AM NDT 25 April 2017 A low pressure system over the Northwest Labrador Sea will move to
lie northeast of the marine district this evening. Strong to gale
force southerly winds ahead of the low will shift to gale force
westerlies in its wake.
Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for all
Marine interests are also advised that freezing spray warnings are in
effect for the South Labrador Sea and the Northwest Labrador Sea.
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