Northwest Labrador Sea
Issued 09:30 AM NST 04 December 2023
Today Tonight and Tuesday.
Gale warning in effect.
Wind north 25 knots increasing to east 35 near noon except north 35 over western sections today. Wind diminishing to northeast 20 near noon Tuesday.
Periods of rain or snow changing to showers or flurries overnight. Visibility 1 mile or less in precipitation.
Temperatures near zero.
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Ice ForecastsIssued 11:00 AM EST 4 December 2023 Today Tonight and Tuesday
Ice EdgeIce edge estimated from 6131N 6330W to 6256N 6016W to 6509N 5746W
then northward. Sea ice northwest of the ice edge.
Iceberg BulletinIssued 1:30 PM EST 3 December 2023
Iceberg LimitIceberg limit at 0000 UTC 4 Dec estimated from Newfoundland near
5133N 5531W to 5245N 4900W to 5400N 4830W to 5830N 5630W to 6025N
5305W then eastwards.
Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 4 Dec estimated from the Labrador
coast near 5141N 5631W to Newfoundland near 5131N 5603W.
Iceberg CountUnknown number of icebergs.
Warnings (In effect)
Northwest Labrador SeaIssued 09:30 AM NST 04 December 2023
'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 9:30 AM NST 4 December 2023 Today Tonight and Tuesday At 9:30 a.m. NST today intensifying trough located on a line
northwest-southeast over the East Labrador Sea.
By 4:00 a.m. NST Tuesday trough located on a line
northwest-southeast over the South Labrador Sea.
At 9:30 a.m. NST today quasi-stationary ridge located on a line
east-west over Labrador.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 9:17 AM NST 4 December 2023 A trough of low pressure located over the East Labrador Sea will
slowly drift westward to lie over the South Labrador Sea tonight.
Strong to gale force northwesterlies will develop west of the trough
with strong to gale force easterlies expected east of it.
Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for
North Labrador Coast and the Labrador Sea.
Marine interests are advised that freezing spray warnings are in
effect for Lake Melville and the Labrador coast.
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
- 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
- South Sverdrup
- South-central Hudson - eastern half
- St. Roch
- West Baffin
- West Brevoort - northern half
- West Brevoort - southern half
- West Clyde - northern half
- West Clyde - southern half
- West Davis - northern half
- West Davis - southern half
- West Foxe
- Arctic - Eastern Arctic
- Arctic - Western Arctic
- Atlantic - Labrador
- Atlantic - Maritimes
- Atlantic - Newfoundland
- Great Lakes - Lake Erie and Lake Ontario
- Great Lakes - Lake Huron
- Great Lakes - Lake Superior
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