South Labrador Sea
Issued 09:30 AM NDT 05 September 2015
Today Tonight and Sunday
Gale warning in effect.
Wind south 20 knots increasing to northwest 35 near noon except variable 15 to 20 over eastern sections. Wind increasing to northwest 35 to 45 early this evening then diminishing to northwest 25 to 35 Sunday afternoon.
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Ice ForecastsIssued 10:00 AM EDT 11 July 2015 Forecasts have ended for the season.
Iceberg BulletinIssued 11:00 AM EDT 5 September 2015
Iceberg LimitIceberg limit at 0000 UTC 6 Sep estimated from Newfoundland near
5100N 5555W to 5100N 5000W to 5200N 4925W to 5530N 5200W to 6000N
Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 6 Sep estimated from Quebec near
5050N 5900W to Newfoundland near 5005N 5740W.
Iceberg CountNo confirmed icebergs except less than 10 icebergs west of the
Warnings (In effect)
South Labrador SeaIssued 09:30 AM NDT 05 September 2015
'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 AM NDT 5 September 2015 Today Tonight and Sunday At 9:30 a.m. NDT today intensifying low 997 mb located over the
Northwest Labrador Sea.
By 4:00 p.m. NDT today merging low 995 mb located over the South
At 4:00 p.m. NDT today merging low 995 mb located northeast of
Belle Isle Bank.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 9:18 AM NDT 5 September 2015 An intense low pressure system will track across the Labrador Sea and
then merge with a low pressure system southeast of the marine
district this afternoon. Gale to storm force north to northwesterlies
over most waters are forecast to spread to eastern and southern
waters by later today and persist into Sunday.
Marine interests are advised that storm warnings are in effect for
South Labrador Coast and Mid Labrador Coast - Hopedale and south.
Gale warnings are in effect for all remaining waters.
Atlantic - Newfoundland Area
- Belle Isle Bank - eastern half
- Belle Isle Bank - western half
- Bras d'Or Lakes
- Cabot Strait
- Chaleur - Miscou
- Eastern Shore
- East Coast - Cape St. Francis and south
- East Coast - north of Cape St. Francis
- Funk Island Bank - northeastern half
- Funk Island Bank - southwestern half
- Gulf - Magdalen
- Gulf - Port au Port
- Lake Melville
- Laurentian Fan
- Mid Labrador Coast - Hopedale and south
- 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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