South Labrador Sea
Issued 04:00 PM NDT 13 October 2015
Tonight and Wednesday
Gale warning in effect.
Wind south 25 knots increasing to south 35 this evening then diminishing to southeast 25 Wednesday morning. Wind diminishing to variable 15 to 20 Wednesday evening except southwest 25 over southeastern sections.
Rain and fog patches ending near midnight. Rain and fog patches beginning Wednesday morning.
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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 13 October 2015
Iceberg LimitIceberg limit at 0000 UTC 14 Oct estimated from the Labrador coast
near 5300N 5550W to 5300N 5500W to 5400N 5500W to 6000N 6000W.
Iceberg CountNo confirmed icebergs except less than 10 icebergs west of the
Warnings (In effect)
South Labrador SeaIssued 4:00 PM NDT 13 October 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 4:00 PM NDT 13 October 2015 Tonight and Wednesday At 4:00 p.m. NDT today low 986 mb located near Ungava Bay.
By 4:00 p.m. NDT Wednesday low 987 mb located over Davis Strait.
At 4:00 p.m. NDT today ridge located over southeastern Labrador Sea.
By 9:30 p.m. NDT tonight departing ridge located east of the East
Marine Weather StatementIssued 3:56 PM NDT 13 October 2015 A low pressure system near Ungava Bay will track northeastwards
across the Northwest Labrador Sea tonight and into the Davis Strait
Wednesday. Strong to gale force south to southeasterlies will spread
over the Labrador Sea tonight ahead of this feature.
Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for the
Atlantic - Newfoundland Area
- Anticosti - eastern half
- Anticosti - western half
- Belle Isle Bank
- 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
- Gulf - Magdalen
- Gulf - Port au Port
- Lake Melville
- 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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