Northwest Labrador Sea
Issued 09:30 PM NST 16 January 2019
Tonight and Thursday.
Wind light increasing to variable 15 to 20 knots late overnight except southeast 30 over northern sections. Wind becoming northwest 25 Thursday evening.
Freezing spray warning in effect.
Outside the ice edge freezing spray over western sections overnight and Thursday.
Temperatures minus 14 to minus 6 rising to minus 10 to minus 2 near noon Thursday.
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Ice ForecastsIssued 11:00 AM EST 16 January 2019 Today Tonight and Thursday
Ice EdgeIce edge estimated from 5800N 5800W to 6035N 5905W to 6335N 5755W
then northeastward. Sea ice west of the ice edge.
3 tenths first-year ice except 9 tenths first-year ice including a
trace of old ice in the extreme northwestern section.
Iceberg BulletinIssued 11:00 AM EST 16 January 2019
Iceberg LimitIceberg limit at 0000 UTC 17 Jan estimated from the Labrador coast
near 5212N 5540W to 5200N 5500W to 5400N 5200W to 5500N 5200W to
5700N 5500W then eastwards.
Iceberg CountUnknown number of icebergs.
Warnings (In effect)
Northwest Labrador SeaIssued 9:30 PM NST 16 January 2019
Moderate or severe freezing spray is occurring or expected to occur in this marine area. 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 9:30 PM NST 16 January 2019 Tonight and Thursday At 9:30 p.m. NST tonight low 998 mb located north of the Gaspe
By 4:00 p.m. NST Thursday low 991 mb located off the Mid Labrador
At 9:30 p.m. NST tonight ridge located over Labrador Sea.
By 4:00 a.m. NST Thursday dissipating ridge located over Labrador
Marine Weather StatementIssued 9:13 PM NST 16 January 2019 A low pressure system will approach from the southwest this evening
and cross Southeastern Labrador on Thursday. Strong southerlies will
shift to strong to gale force northwesterlies in its wake.
Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for
South Labrador Coast and Mid Labrador Coast.
Marine interests are advised that freezing spray warnings are in
effect for South Labrador Coast and the Labrador Sea.
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