Northwest Labrador Sea
Issued 09:30 AM NST 28 November 2020
Today Tonight and Sunday.
Gale warning in effect.
Wind west 25 to 35 knots becoming southwest 25 this afternoon then diminishing to southwest 15 to 20 late overnight. Wind diminishing to light Sunday morning then becoming northwest 15 Sunday evening.
Flurries. Visibility as low as 1 mile in flurries.
Temperatures near zero.
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Ice ForecastsIssued 11:00 AM EST 28 November 2020 Today Tonight and Sunday
Ice EdgeIce edge estimated from near 6200N 6415W to 6215N 6205W to 6525N
5745W then northeastward. Sea ice west of the ice edge.
Iceberg BulletinIssued 2:30 PM EST 27 November 2020
Iceberg LimitIceberg limit at 0000 UTC 28 Nov estimated from Newfoundland near
5123N 5530W to 5115N 5315W to 5500N 5200W to 6100N 5900W to 6200N
5400W to 5800N 4800W then eastwards.
Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 28 Nov estimated from the Labrador
coast near 5150N 5610W to Newfoundland near 5136N 5556W.
Iceberg CountUnknown number of icebergs.
Warnings (In effect)
Northwest Labrador SeaIssued 09:30 AM NST 28 November 2020
'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 9:30 AM NST 28 November 2020 Today Tonight and Sunday At 9:30 a.m. NST today departing trough located north of Labrador
At 9:30 a.m. NST today ridge located over western Labrador.
By 4:00 a.m. NST Sunday ridge located over central Labrador.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 9:24 AM NST 28 November 2020 A trough of low pressure to the north of the marine district will
continue to move northward today. Strong to gale force westerlies
will diminish to strong southwesterlies by this afternoon as the
trough moves away.
Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for
Northwest Labrador Sea and East Labrador Sea.
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
- 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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