North Labrador Coast
Issued 04:00 PM NST 08 December 2023
Tonight and Saturday.
Gale warning in effect.
Wind northwest 35 to 45 knots diminishing to northwest 25 to 35 this evening then becoming northwest 25 early Saturday morning. Wind diminishing to variable 10 to 15 Saturday afternoon.
Snow ending near midnight. Visibility as low as 1 mile in snow.
Temperatures near minus 1.
North Labrador Coast - Saglek and south
North Labrador Coast - north of Saglek
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Ice ForecastsIssued 10:00 AM EST 8 December 2023 Today Tonight and Saturday
Ice EdgeIce edge estimated from Labrador near 5213N 5538W to 5348N 5518W to
5559N 5947W to 6031N 6404W then northward. Sea ice west of the ice
Bergy water except 2 tenths new ice along parts of the coast.
Consolidated grey ice in a few bays.
Iceberg BulletinIssued 1:30 PM EST 8 December 2023
Iceberg LimitIceberg limit at 0000 UTC 9 Dec estimated from the Labrador coast
near 5240N 5548W to 5345N 5345W to 5600N 5345W to 5830N 5630W to
6050N 5630W to 5850N 4540W then eastwards.
Iceberg CountUnknown number of icebergs.
Warnings (In effect)
North Labrador CoastIssued 4:00 PM NST 08 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 4:00 PM NST 8 December 2023 Tonight and Saturday At 4:00 p.m. NST today quasi-stationary low 940 mb located east
of Belle Isle Bank.
At 4:00 a.m. NST Saturday approaching ridge located from Ungava
Bay to New England.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 3:55 PM NST 8 December 2023 A low pressure system east of Belle Isle Bank will remain near
stationary southeast of the marine district throughout the forecast
period. Strong to gale force northeast to northwesterlies will
persist through tonight and diminish Saturday as a ridge begins to
move in from the west.
Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for all
waters except East Labrador Sea - northwestern half.
Hudson - Hudson Bay Area
- Arviat - eastern half
- Arviat - western half
- Belcher - northern half
- Belcher - southern half
- Central - eastern half
- Central - western half
- Churchill - eastern half
- Churchill - western half
- Coats - northern half
- Coats - southern half
- East Foxe
- Frobisher Bay
- James Bay - northern half
- James Bay - southern half
- Lake Winnipegosis
- Lake Winnipeg - north basin
- Northwest Labrador Sea
- North Labrador Coast
- Nottingham - eastern half
- Nottingham - western half
- 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 Hudson - eastern half
- South Hudson - western half
- South-central Hudson - eastern half
- South-central Hudson - western half
- Ungava - eastern half
- Ungava - western half
- West Brevoort - southern half
- West Foxe
- York - eastern half
- York - western half
- 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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