South Labrador Sea
Issued 04:00 AM NDT 26 September 2017
Today Tonight and Wednesday.
Gale warning in effect.
Wind northwest 25 knots increasing to northwest 35 this evening then diminishing to northwest 25 Wednesday afternoon.
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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 25 September 2017
Iceberg LimitIceberg limit at 0000 UTC 26 Sep estimated from Newfoundland near
4915N 5340W to 4600N 4800W to 4600N 4500W to 4800N 4500W to 5300N
4930W to 5700N 5300W then eastwards.
Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 26 Sep estimated from the Labrador
coast near 5150N 5615W to Newfoundland near 5130N 5615W.
Iceberg CountUnknown number of icebergs.
Warnings (In effect)
South Labrador SeaIssued 04:00 AM NDT 26 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 AM NDT 26 September 2017 Today Tonight and Wednesday At 4:00 a.m. NDT today low 982 mb located southeast of Greenland.
By 4:00 p.m. NDT today low 984 mb located near Cape Farewell.
At 4:00 a.m. NDT today dissipating ridge located over Labrador
At 4:00 a.m. NDT Wednesday approaching ridge located over western
Marine Weather StatementIssued 3:43 AM NDT 26 September 2017 A low pressure system southeast of Greenland will slowly retrograde
and move to lie off cape Farewell by this afternoon. Strong
northwesterlies over the Labrador Sea will strengthen to gale force
winds as the low approaches.
Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for the
Atlantic - Newfoundland Area
- Belle Isle Bank
- Bras d'Or Lakes
- Cabot Strait - northern half
- Cabot Strait - southern half
- Chaleur - Miscou - eastern half
- Chaleur - Miscou - western half
- Eastern Shore
- East Coast - Cape St. Francis and south
- East Coast - north of Cape St. Francis
- Funk Island Bank - northern half
- Funk Island Bank - southern half
- Gulf - Magdalen
- Gulf - Port au Port
- Lake Melville
- Laurentian Fan
- Mid Labrador Coast
- Northeast Coast - Cape St. John and south
- Northeast Coast - north of Cape St. John
- Northeast Gulf
- Northern Grand Banks
- Northumberland Strait
- Southeastern Grand Banks
- Southwestern Grand Banks
- Southwest Coast
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- South Labrador Coast
- South Labrador Sea
- Strait of Belle Isle
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