South Labrador Sea
Issued 09:30 PM NST 17 November 2017
Tonight and Saturday.
Gale warning in effect.
Wind east 15 to 20 knots backing to northeast 25 Saturday morning then increasing to northeast 35 early Saturday evening.
Flurries changing to rain after midnight. Visibility as low as 1 mile in precipitation.
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Ice ForecastsIssued 10:00 AM EDT 15 July 2017 Forecasts have ended for the season.
Iceberg BulletinIssued 11:00 AM EST 17 November 2017
Iceberg LimitIceberg limit at 0000 UTC 18 Nov estimated from the Labrador coast
near 5200N 5555W to 5100N 5400W to 5200N 4900W to 5300N 4730W to
5500N 5000W to 6000N 6000W to 6100N 5400W to 5800N 5000W then
Iceberg CountUnknown number of icebergs.
Warnings (In effect)
South Labrador SeaIssued 9:30 PM NST 17 November 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 PM NST 17 November 2017 Tonight and Saturday At 9:30 p.m. NST tonight trough located on a line
northeast-southwest over the Mid Labrador Coast.
By 9:30 a.m. NST Saturday dissipating trough located on a line
north-south over the North Labrador Coast.
At 9:30 a.m. NST Saturday approaching low 990 mb located southeast
of the Marine District.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 9:21 PM NST 17 November 2017 A complex area of low pressure will approach the marine district from
the southeast on Saturday. This system will spread gale force
northeasterlies across southeastern waters Saturday afternoon and
Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for the
South Labrador Sea and East Labrador Sea - southern half.
Marine interests are also advised that a freezing spray warning is in
effect for the Northwest Labrador Sea.
Atlantic - Newfoundland Area
- Anticosti - eastern half
- Anticosti - western half
- Belle Isle Bank - northern half
- Belle Isle Bank - southern half
- Bras d'Or Lakes
- Cabot Strait - northern half
- Cabot Strait - southern half
- Chaleur - Miscou - eastern half
- Chaleur - Miscou - western half
- Eastern Shore
- East Coast
- Funk Island Bank - northwestern half
- Funk Island Bank - southeastern half
- Gulf - Magdalen - northeastern half
- Gulf - Magdalen - southwestern half
- Gulf - Port au Port
- Lake Melville
- Laurentian Fan
- Mid Labrador Coast
- Northeast Coast
- Northeast Gulf
- Northern Grand Banks
- Northumberland Strait
- Southeastern Grand Banks
- Southwestern Grand Banks
- Southwest Coast
- South Coast
- South Labrador Coast
- South Labrador Sea
- 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
- Great Lakes - Lake Huron
- Great Lakes - Lake Superior
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