Northwest Labrador Sea
Issued 09:30 PM NST 14 December 2019
Tonight and Sunday.
Gale warning in effect.
Wind variable 10 to 15 knots increasing to southeast 15 to 20 Sunday morning and to east 25 to 35 Sunday afternoon. Wind increasing to east 35 to 45 Sunday evening.
Flurries changing to snow Sunday afternoon. Visibility 1 mile or less in precipitation.
Temperatures minus 10 to minus 5 rising to zero Sunday evening.
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Ice ForecastsIssued 11:00 AM EST 14 December 2019 Today Tonight and Sunday
Ice EdgeIce edge estimated from 6045N 6245W to 6140N 6000W to 6435N 5750W
then northward. Sea ice northwest of the ice edge.
Bergy water except 6 tenths new ice in the extreme northwestern
Iceberg BulletinIssued 11:00 AM EST 14 December 2019
Iceberg LimitIceberg limit at 0000 UTC 15 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
Iceberg CountUnknown number of icebergs.
Warnings (In effect)
Northwest Labrador SeaIssued 9:30 PM NST 14 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.
Technical Marine SynopsisIssued 9:30 PM NST 14 December 2019 Tonight and Sunday At 9:30 p.m. NST tonight intensifying low 984 mb located over
By 9:30 p.m. NST Sunday low 965 mb located over western Labrador.
At 9:30 p.m. NST tonight ridge located over Labrador Coast.
By 4:00 p.m. NST Sunday departing ridge located on a line
northwest-southeast over the East Labrador Sea.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 9:08 PM NST 14 December 2019 An intense low pressure system will approach Labrador from the
southwest on Sunday. Gale to storm force east to southeasterlies will
spread across most waters on Sunday ahead of this system.
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 also advised that a freezing spray warning is in
effect for South Labrador Sea.
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