South Labrador Sea
Issued 04:00 AM NDT 13 October 2015
Today Tonight and Wednesday
Gale warning in effect.
Wind light increasing to south 15 knots this morning and to south 25 this afternoon. Wind 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 late this afternoon and this evening and rain and fog patches Wednesday.
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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 12 October 2015
Iceberg LimitIceberg limit at 0000 UTC 13 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 04:00 AM 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 AM NDT 13 October 2015 Today Tonight and Wednesday At 4:00 a.m. NDT today ridge located over the South Labrador Sea.
By 9:30 p.m. NDT tonight departing ridge located east of the East
At 4:00 a.m. NDT today trough located over northern Quebec.
By 4:00 a.m. NDT Wednesday trough located over northern Labrador
At 4:00 a.m. NDT Wednesday approaching trough located on a line
northwest-southeast over Newfoundland.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 3:58 AM NDT 13 October 2015 A trough of low pressure will approach from Northern Quebec today to
lie over northern portions of the Labrador Sea by tonight. Strong to
gale force south to southeasterlies will spread over the Labrador Sea
tonight ahead of this trough.
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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