Mid Labrador Coast

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 09:30 PM NST 15 February 2019

Tonight and Saturday.

Gale warning in effect.

Wind light increasing to southeast 15 knots late overnight and to southeast 35 Saturday afternoon.

Snow beginning near noon Saturday. Visibility 1 mile or less in snow.

Risk of freezing spray Saturday afternoon and evening.

Temperatures minus 18 rising to minus 4 Saturday evening.

Waves

Issued 06:00 PM NST 15 February 2019
Tonight and Saturday. Mainly ice covered.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 PM NST 15 February 2019
Sunday Wind south 25 knots diminishing to variable 15 in the morning then increasing to west 25 to 35 late in the day.
Monday Wind northwest 40 to 50 knots.
Tuesday Wind northwest 35 to 45 knots.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EST 15 February 2019 Today Tonight and Saturday 9 tenths first-year ice except 9 tenths first-year ice including a trace of old ice in the extreme northern section. 

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Ice Forecasts

Issued 10:00 AM EST 15 February 2019 Today Tonight and Saturday

Ice Edge

Ice edge estimated from Newfoundland near 4745N 5245W to 4745N 4950W
to 4825N 4835W to 5005N 5015W to 5120N 4910W to 5240N 5125W to 5445N
5230W to 5625N 5720W to 5800N 5830W then northward. Sea ice north
and west of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

9 tenths first-year ice except 9 tenths first-year ice including a
trace of old ice in the extreme northern section.

 

Iceberg Bulletin

Issued 10:53 AM EST 15 February 2019

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 14 Feb estimated from Newfoundland near
4807N 5254W to 4815N 4935W to 5020N 4720W to 5200N 4720W to 5700N
5359W.

Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 14 Feb estimated from the Labrador
coast near 5157N 5555W to Newfoundland near 5134N 5540W.

Iceberg Count

Unknown number of icebergs.
Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Gale warning in effect

Mid Labrador Coast

Issued 9:30 PM NST 15 February 2019

'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.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 9:30 PM NST 15 February 2019 Tonight and Saturday At 9:30 a.m. NST Saturday approaching low 994 mb located west of
Anticosti Island.

At 9:30 p.m. NST tonight ridge located over Labrador Coast.
By 4:00 p.m. NST Saturday ridge located over the East Labrador Sea.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 9:26 PM NST 15 February 2019 A low pressure system will develop over the Maritimes overnight and
approach the district on Saturday. Strong to gale force
southeasterlies will develop on Saturday ahead of the low.

Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for
South Labrador Coast, Mid Labrador Coast, and South Labrador Sea.

Marine interests are also advised that freezing spray warnings are in
effect for Northwest Labrador Sea and East Labrador Sea.

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