East Labrador Sea
Issued 04:00 PM NST 28 November 2022
Tonight and Tuesday.
Gale warning in effect.
Wind west 25 knots backing to southwest 30 early Tuesday morning except variable 15 to 20 over southeastern sections. Wind increasing to northwest 35 Tuesday afternoon.
Periods of snow or rain changing to flurries near midnight. Visibility 1 mile or less in precipitation.
Temperatures minus 2 to plus 2.
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Ice ForecastsIssued 10:00 AM EST 28 November 2022 Today Tonight and Tuesday
Ice EdgeFirst ice edge estimated from Labrador near 5227N 5538W to 5328N
5534W to 5344N 5621W to to Labrador near 5430N 5725W. Sea ice west
of the ice edge.
Second ice edge estimated from Labrador near 5453N 5813W to 5552N
6011W to 5751N 6131W to 6024N 6355W to 6048N 6250W then
northeastward. Sea ice west of the ice edge.
Iceberg BulletinIssued 1:30 PM EST 28 November 2022
Iceberg LimitIceberg limit at 0000 UTC 29 Nov estimated from the Labrador coast
near 5213N 5540W to 5215N 5330W to 5430N 5345W to 5815N 5630W to
6000N 5310W to 5825N 4700W then eastwards.
Iceberg CountUnknown number of icebergs.
Warnings (In effect)
East Labrador SeaIssued 4:00 PM NST 28 November 2022
'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 NST 28 November 2022 Tonight and Tuesday At 4:00 p.m. NST today low 979 mb located over the East Labrador
By 4:00 p.m. NST Tuesday low 988 mb located over the northern East
At 4:00 a.m. NST Tuesday approaching ridge located over Quebec.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 3:44 PM NST 28 November 2022 A low pressure system located over East Labrador Sea will strengthen
tonight before moving east of the district on Tuesday. Strong
northwesterlies west of the low will strengthen to gale force over
northern waters tonight.
As the low moves east of the marine district to lie near Greenland
later on Tuesday, a ridge will approach from the west and gale force
northwesterlies are expected to spread across most waters between
these two features.
Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for all
waters except Lake Melville.
Marine interests are also advised that freezing spray warnings are in
effect for Lake Melville, Labrador coast, and Northwest Labrador Sea.
Arctic - Eastern Arctic Area
- Arviat - eastern half
- Arviat - western half
- Central Brevoort - northern half
- Central Brevoort - southern half
- Central - eastern half
- Central - western half
- Clarence - northern half
- Clarence - southern half
- Coats - northern half
- Coats - southern half
- East Baffin - northern half
- East Baffin - southern half
- East Brevoort - northern half
- East Brevoort - southern half
- East Clyde - northern half
- East Clyde - southern half
- East Davis - northern half
- East Davis - southern half
- East Foxe
- East Labrador Sea
- Eureka - southern half
- Frobisher Bay
- Jones - eastern half
- Jones - western half
- Kane - southern half
- Lancaster - eastern half
- Lancaster - western half
- Mid Labrador Coast
- Navy Board
- Northwest Labrador Sea
- North Labrador Coast
- Nottingham - eastern half
- Nottingham - western half
- Prince Charles
- Puvirnituq - northern half
- Puvirnituq - southern half
- Rankin - northern half
- Rankin - southern half
- Resolution - eastern half
- Resolution - western half
- Roes Welcome - northern half
- Roes Welcome - southern half
- South Labrador Sea - northwestern half
- South Sverdrup
- South-central Hudson - eastern half
- St. Roch
- Ungava - eastern half
- Ungava - western half
- West Baffin - northern half
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- West Brevoort - northern half
- West Brevoort - southern half
- West Clyde - northern half
- West Clyde - southern half
- West Davis - northern half
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- West Foxe
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