Language selection

My Weather Profile Weather Topics  | 

Northwest Labrador Sea - southeastern half

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 09:30 AM NST 27 January 2022

Today Tonight and Friday.

Wind southwest 15 to 20 knots increasing to southwest 30 near noon. Wind southwest 30 tonight and Friday.

Flurries.

Freezing spray warning in effect.

Over open water freezing spray.

Temperatures minus 16 to minus 8.

Waves

Issued 06:00 AM NST 27 January 2022
Today Tonight and Friday. Outside the ice edge seas 1 to 2 metres building to 2 to 3 this afternoon.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 AM NST 27 January 2022
Saturday Wind southwest 25 knots.
Sunday Wind variable 15 to 20 knots increasing to northeast 45 to 55.
Monday Wind northwest 45 to 55 knots diminishing to northwest 25 to 35.

Ice Forecast

Issued 11:00 AM EST 27 January 2022 Today Tonight and Friday Bergy water except 9 tenths grey-white ice including 2 tenths first-year ice in the southwestern section. 

[ Canadian Ice Service ]

Stay connected

ATOM

Weather Conditions

Skip Image

Zoom-in to make a selection

Map of Arctic - Eastern Arctic marine weather areas Baker Lake Airport Chesterfield Inlet Airport Coral Harbour Airport Gjoa Haven Airport Kugaaruk Airport Rankin Inlet Airport Shepherd Bay Airport Whale Cove Airport Arctic Bay Brevoort Island Qikiqtarjuaq Airport Kinngait (Cape Dorset Airport) Cape Dyer Cape Hooper Cape Liverpool Clyde River Airport Cape Mercy Fort Ross Grise Fiord Airport Sanirajak (Hall Beach Airport) Igloolik Airport Iqaluit Airport Kimmirut Airport Longstaff Bluff Pangnirtung Airport Pond Inlet Airport Naujaat Resolute Airport Rowley Island Airport Taloyoak Airport Wager Bay Akulivik Airport Ivujivik Airport Puvirnituq Airport Aupaluk Airport Kangiqsujuaq Airport Kangirsuk Airport Kangiqsualujjuaq Airport Quaqtaq Airport Salluit Airport Tasiujaq Airport Cape Kakkiviak Cape Kiglapait Nain Airport Saglek
Legend:
buoy Buoy
land station Land Station
Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 11:00 AM EST 27 January 2022 Today Tonight and Friday

Ice Edge

Ice edge estimated from 5803N 5618W to 6124N 5744W to 6207N 5724W
then northeastward. Sea ice northwest of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Bergy water except 9 tenths grey-white ice including 2 tenths
first-year ice in the southwestern section.

 

Iceberg Bulletin

Issued 1:30 PM EST 26 January 2022

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 27 Jan estimated from the Labrador coast
near 5239N 5551W to 5110N 5005W to 5220N 4810W to 5600N 5345W to
5930N 5625W to 6035N 5210W to 5830N 4700W then eastwards.

Iceberg Count

Unknown number of icebergs.
Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Freezing spray warning in effect

Northwest Labrador Sea - southeastern half

Issued 09:30 AM NST 27 January 2022

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.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 9:30 AM NST 27 January 2022 Today Tonight and Friday At 9:30 a.m. NST today low 989 mb located over southern Greenland.
By 4:00 p.m. NST today departing low 983 mb located over eastern
Greenland.

At 9:30 a.m. NST today ridge located on a line northeast-southwest
over the Northwest Labrador Sea.
By 4:00 a.m. NST Friday departing ridge located east of the Marine
District.

At 9:30 a.m. NST today trough located over Hudson Strait.
By 9:30 a.m. NST Friday trough located over the Northwest Labrador
Sea.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 9:17 AM NST 27 January 2022 A low pressure system over Southern Greenland will continue to move
northeastward today. Strong to gale force northwesterlies can be
expected in the wake of the low over the East Labrador Sea this
morning.

Marine interests are advised that a gale warning is in effect for
East Labrador Sea.

Marine interests are also advised that freezing spray warnings are in
effect for all areas with open water.

Arctic - Eastern Arctic Area

Another Region

What we are doing

Features

Hello Weather

Hello Weather: our upgraded telephone weather service is here. 1-833-794-3556 or 1-833-79HELLO.

Date modified: