East Labrador Sea
Issued 04:00 AM NST 16 November 2018
Today Tonight and Saturday.
Gale warning in effect.
Wind northwest 25 to 35 knots becoming northwest 25 late overnight except north 15 to 20 over western sections Saturday.
Showers or flurries changing to flurries this morning. Visibility as low as 1 mile in flurries.
Temperatures near zero.
East Labrador Sea - northern half
East Labrador Sea - southern half
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Ice ForecastsIssued 10:00 AM EST 15 November 2018 Today Tonight and Friday
Ice EdgeFirst ice edge estimated from Newfoundland 5415N 5800W to
Newfoundland 5420N 5755W.
Second ice edge estimated from Newfoundland 5755N 6200W to 6010N
6410W to Newfoundland 6015N 6420W. Sea ice west of the ice edge.
Iceberg BulletinIssued 11:00 AM EST 15 November 2018
Iceberg LimitIceberg limit at 0000 UTC 15 Nov estimated from the Labrador coast
near 5300N 5552W to 5200N 5400W to 5200N 5030W to 5400N 5030W to
5730N 5330W to 5800N 5630W to 6000N 6000W to 6100N 5400W to 5800N
5000W then eastwards.
Iceberg CountForecasts available to mariners upon request.
Warnings (In effect)
East Labrador SeaIssued 04:00 AM NST 16 November 2018
'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 AM NST 16 November 2018 Today Tonight and Saturday At 4:00 a.m. NST today low 956 mb located east of the Marine
By 4:00 p.m. NST today departing low 966 mb located southeast
At 4:00 a.m. NST today ridge located on a line north-south over
By 4:00 a.m. NST Saturday ridge located on a line
northwest-southeast over Labrador Coast.
At 4:00 a.m. NST today intensifying trough located off Greenland.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 3:40 AM NST 16 November 2018 A powerful low pressure system will continue moving eastward into the
North Atlantic throughout the day. Meanwhile, a trough of low
pressure is expected to intensify off the coast of Greenland today.
Strong to gale force northwesterlies will weaken today as a ridge
builds in from the west, however, strong winds will persist in
eastern waters in response to the trough.
Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for
South Labrador Coast and the Labrador Sea.
Marine interests are also advised that freezing spray warnings are in
effect for Lake Melville, South Labrador Coast, and Mid Labrador
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