North Labrador Coast


Marine Forecast

Issued 04:00 AM NDT 16 October 2018

Today Tonight and Wednesday.

Wind northwest 15 to 20 knots diminishing to light this morning then increasing to northeast 15 to 20 this afternoon. Wind backing to north 15 late overnight then diminishing to light Wednesday afternoon.

Flurries ending late overnight.

Temperatures minus 2 to plus 2.


Issued 06:00 AM NDT 16 October 2018

North Labrador Coast - Saglek and south

Today Tonight and Wednesday. Seas 1 metre building to 1 to 2 this evening and to 2 to 3 Wednesday morning.

North Labrador Coast - north of Saglek

Today Tonight and Wednesday. Seas 1 metre.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 AM NDT 16 October 2018
Thursday Wind light.
Friday Wind northwest 15 knots.
Saturday Wind south 20 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 EDT 15 October 2018

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 16 Oct estimated from Newfoundland near
5100N 5600W to 4945N 5200W to 4930N 4900W to 5400N 4930W to 5800N
5630W to 6000N 5400W to 5800N 5100W then eastwards.

Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 16 Oct estimated from the Labrador
coast near 5155N 5600W to Newfoundland near 5130N 5600W.

Iceberg Count

Unknown number of icebergs.

No watches or warnings in effect.


Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 9:30 AM NDT 16 October 2018 Today Tonight and Wednesday At 9:30 a.m. NDT today deepening low 983 mb located north of
Anticosti Island.
By 9:30 a.m. NDT Wednesday low 965 mb located northeast of Belle
Isle Bank.

At 4:00 a.m. NDT Wednesday approaching ridge located west of

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 9:25 AM NDT 16 October 2018 A low pressure system north of Anticosti will continue to rapidly
deepen as it moves to lie over Southeastern Labrador this evening
before tracking out to sea tonight. Strong to gale force
northeasterlies will develop today as the low approaches. Winds will
then strengthen to gale to storm force northerlies as the low tracks
past the Labrador Sea.

Marine interests are advised that storm warnings are in effect for
South Labrador Sea - southeastern half and East Labrador Sea -
southeastern half. Gale warnings are in effect for Lake Melville,
South Labrador Coast, Mid Labrador Coast - Hopedale and south and
East Labrador Sea - northwestern half.

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