Northwest Labrador Sea
Issued 09:30 AM NST 12 November 2019
Today Tonight and Wednesday.
Gale warning in effect.
Wind west 35 knots diminishing to west 25 near midnight then veering to northwest 15 to 20 Wednesday morning. Wind veering to north 25 Wednesday afternoon then increasing to north 35 Wednesday evening.
Flurries. Visibility 1 mile or less in flurries.
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Ice ForecastsIssued 11:00 AM EST 12 November 2019 Today Tonight and Wednesday
Ice EdgeIce edge estimated from Meta Incognita Peninsula near 6215N 6555W to
6215N 6405W to 6650N 6005W to 6830N 6525W to 7005N 6610W to 7125N
6515W to 7200N 6715W to 7230N 6420W then northeastward. Sea ice
northwest of the ice edge.
Iceberg BulletinIssued 11:00 AM EST 12 November 2019
Iceberg LimitIceberg limit at 0000 UTC 13 Nov estimated from the Labrador coast
near 5210N 5545W to 5100N 5200W to 5100N 4830W to 5200N 4730W to
5530N 5400W to 6100N 5900W to 6200N 5400W to 5800N 4800W then
Iceberg CountUnknown number of icebergs.
Warnings (In effect)
Northwest Labrador SeaIssued 09:30 AM NST 12 November 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 PM NST 12 November 2019 Tonight and Wednesday At 4:00 p.m. NST today quasi-stationary trough located north of
the Marine District.
At 4:00 p.m. NST today low 1000 mb located over New Brunswick.
By 4:00 p.m. NST Wednesday deepening low 980 mb located over the
Mid Labrador Coast.
At 4:00 p.m. NST today ridge located over Labrador.
By 4:00 p.m. NST Wednesday ridge located on a line east-west over
northern Labrador Sea.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 3:55 PM NST 12 November 2019 A trough of low pressure north of the marine district will continue
to weaken tonight. Strong to gale force westerlies south of the
trough will diminish by morning.
A low pressure system over the Maritimes will rapidly intensify as it
moves to lie over the Labrador Sea Wednesday night. Strong to gale
force northeasterlies will develop overnight tonight ahead of the low
before shifting to gale to storm force northwesterlies in its wake.
Marine interests are advised that storm warnings are in effect for
Mid Labrador Coast and South Labrador Sea - northwestern half.
Gale warnings are in effect for all remaining waters.
Marine interests are also advised that freezing spray warnings are in
effect for Lake Melville, Mid Labrador Coast, and North Labrador
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- Nottingham - western half
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