South Labrador Sea
Issued 04:00 AM NST 25 November 2015
Today Tonight and Thursday
Gale warning in effect.
Wind northwest 35 knots diminishing to northwest 25 this morning then backing to southwest 20 Thursday morning. Wind increasing to southwest 30 Thursday afternoon and to southwest 35 Thursday evening.
Flurries. Visibility 1 mile or less in flurries.
Temperatures minus 3 to zero rising to plus 2 Thursday afternoon.
South Labrador Sea - northwestern half
South Labrador Sea - southeastern half
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Ice ForecastsIssued 10:00 AM EST 24 November 2015 Today Tonight and Wednesday
Ice EdgeFirst ice edge estimated from Labrador near 5345N 5700W to Labrador
near 5430N 5725W. Sea ice west of the ice edge.
Second ice edge estimated from Labrador near 5510N 5915W to Labrador
near 5620N 6125W. Sea ice west of the ice edge.
Iceberg BulletinIssued 11:00 AM EST 24 November 2015
Iceberg LimitIceberg limit at 0000 UTC 25 Nov estimated from the Labrador coast
near 5230N 5545W to 5230N 5430W to 5500N 5430W to 6000N 6000W.
Iceberg CountNo confirmed icebergs except less than 10 icebergs west of the
Warnings (In effect)
South Labrador SeaIssued 04:00 AM NST 25 November 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 NST 25 November 2015 Today Tonight and Thursday At 4:00 a.m. NST today ridge located on a line northeast-southwest
By 4:00 a.m. NST Thursday ridge located on a line north-south
By 4:00 a.m. NST Thursday approaching low 1007 mb located over
Marine Weather StatementIssued 3:44 AM NST 25 November 2015 Strong to gale force northwesterlies over most waters will diminish
early Thursday as a ridge of high pressure approaches from the west.
Behind this ridge, a low pressure system is expected to track
northeastward through Northern Quebec on Thursday to lie over
Northern Labrador by Thursday evening. Strong to gale force south to
southwesterlies are forecast to develop over southern waters Thursday
afternoon and evening as the low approaches.
Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for
South Labrador Coast, Mid Labrador Coast, South Labrador Sea, and
Northwest Labrador Sea - southeastern half.
Marine interests are also advised that freezing spray warnings are in
effect for Lake Melville, the Labrador coast and the Northwest
Labrador Sea - northwestern half.
Atlantic - Newfoundland Area
- Belle Isle Bank
- Bras d'Or Lakes
- Cabot Strait
- Chaleur - Miscou
- Eastern Shore - eastern half
- East Coast
- Funk Island Bank
- Gulf - Magdalen
- Gulf - Port au Port
- Lake Melville
- Laurentian Fan
- 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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