Mid Labrador Coast


Marine Forecast

Issued 09:30 PM NST 13 November 2018

Tonight and Wednesday.

Gale warning in effect.

Wind light increasing to northeast 15 knots Wednesday morning and to northeast 25 to 35 Wednesday afternoon. Wind backing to north 35 to 45 Wednesday evening.

Flurries changing to snow Wednesday afternoon. Visibility 1 mile or less in snow.

Temperatures near zero.


Issued 06:00 PM NST 13 November 2018
Tonight and Wednesday. Seas 4 to 6 metres subsiding to 3 to 4 this evening then building to 4 to 6 Wednesday evening.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 PM NST 13 November 2018
Thursday Wind north 35 to 45 knots backing to northwest 25 to 35 late in the day.
Friday Wind northwest 25 knots diminishing to west 15.
Saturday Wind variable 10 to 15 knots.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 4 August 2018 Forecasts available to mariners upon request. 

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Ice Forecasts

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 4 August 2018

Ice Coverage

Forecasts available to mariners upon request.


Iceberg Bulletin

Issued 11:00 AM EST 13 November 2018

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 14 Nov estimated from the Labrador coast
near 5300N 5552W to 5200N 5400W to 5200N 5030W to 5400N 5030W to
5730N 5330W to 5800N 5630W to 6000N 6000W to 6100N 5400W to 5800N
5000W then eastwards.

Iceberg Count

Unknown number of icebergs.

Warnings (In effect)

Gale warning in effect

Mid Labrador Coast

Issued 9:30 PM NST 13 November 2018

'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 Synopsis

Issued 9:30 PM NST 13 November 2018 Tonight and Wednesday At 9:30 p.m. NST tonight departing low 982 mb located southeast
of Greenland.

At 9:30 p.m. NST tonight low 996 mb located over the Gulf of Maine.
By 9:30 p.m. NST Wednesday low 948 mb located over Funk Island Bank.

At 9:30 p.m. NST tonight ridge located over central Labrador.
By 4:00 p.m. NST Wednesday weakening ridge located on a line
northwest-southeast over the East Labrador Sea.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 9:20 PM NST 13 November 2018 A low pressure system approaching from the southwest will cross the
Gulf of St. Lawrence on Wednesday and rapidly deepen. This low will
be a very intense storm as it crosses the Funk Island Bank Wednesday
evening. Gale to storm force north to northeasterlies will develop
over all waters on Wednesday, north of the low.

Marine interests are advised that a storm warning is in effect for
the South Labrador Coast. Gale warnings are in effect for all
remaining waters.

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