Southwestern Grand Banks: Synopsis
Technical Marine SynopsisIssued 8:00 PM NST 7 December 2013 Tonight and Sunday At 8:00 p.m. NST tonight low 975 mb located over eastern Labrador
By 8:00 p.m. NST Sunday low 979 mb located south of Greenland.
At 8:00 p.m. NST tonight trough located on a line east-west over
northwestern Labrador Sea.
By 8:00 p.m. NST Sunday trough located on a line northeast-southwest
over Belle Isle Bank.
At 3:30 p.m. NST Sunday approaching ridge located over southern
Marine Weather StatementIssued 7:43 PM NST 7 December 2013 An intense low pressure system will remain nearly stationary over the
East Labrador Sea tonight and Sunday. A trough of low pressure over
the Hudson Strait will sweep across the Labrador Sea tonight to lie
over the Belle Isle Bank by Sunday evening. Strong to gale force
westerlies will persist over the marine district throughout the
Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for all
waters except Strait of Belle Isle, and Northeast Gulf.
Marine interests are also advised that freezing spray warnings are in
effect for Strait of Belle Isle, Gulf waters, Northeast Coast, Belle
Isle Bank, and Funk Island Bank.
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