North Labrador Coast
Issued 04:00 AM NST 17 January 2019
Today Tonight and Friday.
Gale warning in effect.
Wind variable 10 to 15 knots increasing to northwest 25 this afternoon and to northwest 35 late overnight. Wind northwest 35 Friday.
Flurries ending this afternoon.
Risk of freezing spray tonight and Friday.
Temperatures minus 24 to minus 16.
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Ice ForecastsIssued 10:00 AM EST 16 January 2019 Today Tonight and Thursday
Ice EdgeIce edge estimated from Newfoundland near 4810N 5255W to 4830N 5245W
to 4945N 5320W to 5015N 5505W to 5110N 5310W to 5325N 5340W to 5425N
5155W to 5605N 5610W to 5800N 5800W then northward. Sea ice west of
the ice edge.
9 plus tenths grey-white ice including 2 tenths first-year ice.
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)
North Labrador CoastIssued 04:00 AM NST 17 January 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.
Technical Marine SynopsisIssued 4:00 AM NST 17 January 2019 Today Tonight and Friday At 4:00 a.m. NST today intensifying low 998 mb located northwest
of Anticosti Island.
By 4:00 a.m. NST Friday low 982 mb located over the South Labrador
At 4:00 a.m. NST today dissipating ridge located over the East
Marine Weather StatementIssued 3:41 AM NST 17 January 2019 An intensifying low pressure system northwest of Anticosti Island
will track across Southeastern Labrador today and into the South
Labrador Sea tonight. The low will depart to the east on Friday.
Strong southerlies will shift to gale to storm force northwesterlies
in its wake.
Marine interests are advised that a storm warning is in effect for
South Labrador Sea. Gale warnings are in effect for all remaining
waters except Lake Melville.
Marine interests are advised that freezing spray warnings are in
effect for all regions with open water except North Labrador Coast.
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