Language selection

Features

My Weather Profile Weather Topics  | 

North Labrador Coast

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 04:00 AM NST 08 December 2019

Today Tonight and Monday.

Gale warning in effect.

Wind northwest 15 to 20 knots diminishing to variable 10 to 15 this morning then increasing to south 25 this evening. Wind veering to west 25 Monday morning except west 35 over northern sections.

Flurries ending this morning. Visibility as low as 1 mile in flurries.

Freezing spray warning in effect.

Freezing spray over northern sections this morning. Freezing spray tonight and Monday.

Temperatures minus 10 to minus 6.

Waves

Issued 06:00 AM NST 08 December 2019

North Labrador Coast - Saglek and south

Today Tonight and Monday. Seas 2 to 3 metres.

North Labrador Coast - north of Saglek

Today Tonight and Monday. Seas 1 to 2 metres building to 2 to 3 Monday morning and to 3 to 4 Monday afternoon.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 AM NST 08 December 2019
Tuesday Wind variable 10 to 15 knots increasing to northeast 25 in the afternoon.
Wednesday Wind northwest 35 knots.
Thursday Wind northwest 35 knots.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EST 7 December 2019 Today Tonight and Sunday Bergy water except 2 tenths new ice along parts of the coast. 

[ Canadian Ice Service ]

Stay connected

ATOM

Weather Conditions

Skip Image

Zoom-in to make a selection

Map of Hudson - Hudson Bay marine weather areas Arviat Airport Baker Lake Airport Chesterfield Inlet Airport Coral Harbour Airport Rankin Inlet Airport Sanikiluaq Airport Whale Cove Airport Cape Dorset Airport Iqaluit Airport Wager Bay Kimmirut Airport Churchill Airport Fort Severn Airport Peawanuck Airport Moosonee Airport Eastmain Airport La Grande Rivière Airport Waskaganish Airport Wemindji Airport Akulivik Airport Inukjuak Airport Ivujivik Airport Kuujjuarapik Airport Puvirnituq Airport Umiujaq Airport Aupaluk Airport Kangiqsujuaq Airport Kangirsuk Airport Kangiqsualujjuaq Airport Kuujjuaq Airport Quaqtaq Airport Salluit Airport Tasiujaq Airport Cape Kakkiviak
Legend:
buoy Buoy
land station Land Station
Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 10:00 AM EST 7 December 2019 Today Tonight and Sunday

Ice Edge

Ice edge estimated from Newfoundland near 4925N 5420W to 4945N 5430W
to 5010N 5520W to 5310N 5510W to 5505N 5710W to 5615N 6030W to 5750N
6125W to 6025N 6420W then northwestward. Sea ice west of the ice
edge.

Ice Coverage

Bergy water except 2 tenths new ice along parts of the coast.

 

Iceberg Bulletin

Issued 11:00 AM EST 7 December 2019

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 8 Dec estimated from the Labrador coast
near 5145N 5622W to 5145N 5500W to 5230N 5400W to 5445N 5400W to
5800N 5700W to 5900N 5700W to 6000N 5300W to 5800N 4900W then
eastwards.

Iceberg Count

Unknown number of icebergs.
Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Gale warning in effect

North Labrador Coast

Issued 04:00 AM NST 08 December 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.

Freezing spray warning in effect

North Labrador Coast

Issued 04:00 AM NST 08 December 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.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 4:00 AM NST 8 December 2019 Today Tonight and Monday At 4:00 a.m. NST today trough located on a line northeast-southwest
over Cartwright.
By 4:00 p.m. NST today departing trough located on a line
northeast-southwest over Belle Isle Bank.

At 4:00 a.m. NST today deepening low located south of Greenland.
By 4:00 p.m. NST today quasi-stationary low 994 mb located over
the East Labrador Sea.

At 4:00 a.m. NST today ridge located over Quebec.
By 4:00 a.m. NST Monday ridge located over central Labrador Sea.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 3:48 AM NST 8 December 2019 A trough of low pressure over Cartwright at forecast time will slowly
drift southwards today. Strong to gale force north to northwesterlies
can be expected over southern waters today as the trough passes.

Meanwhile, a developing low pressure system south of Greenland will
move westward to lie over the East Labrador Sea by this afternoon.
Gale force northerlies to westerlies can be expected in the vicinity
of the low today.

Gale force westerlies will also develop over extreme northwestern
waters on Monday.

Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for all
waters except Lake Melville and South Labrador Sea.

Marine interests are also advised that freezing spray warnings are in
effect for all waters except East Labrador Sea.

Hudson - Hudson Bay Area

Another Region

What we are doing

Date modified: