East Labrador Sea
Issued 04:00 PM NDT 22 September 2018
Tonight and Sunday.
Hurricane force wind warning in effect.
Wind southeast 45 to 55 knots increasing to southwest 55 to 65 late overnight except east 35 to 45 over northern sections. Wind southwest 55 to 65 except east 35 to 45 over northern sections Sunday.
East Labrador Sea - northern half
East Labrador Sea - southern half
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Ice ForecastsIssued 10:00 AM EDT 4 August 2018
Forecasts available to mariners upon request.
Iceberg BulletinIssued 11:00 AM EDT 22 September 2018
Iceberg LimitIceberg limit at 0000 UTC 23 Sep estimated from Newfoundland near
4915N 5331W to 5000N 4700W to 5100N 4700W to 5800N 5700W.
Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 23 Sep estimated from the Labrador
coast near 5142N 5625W to Newfoundland near 5128N 5614W.
Iceberg CountForecasts available to mariners upon request.
Warnings (In effect)
East Labrador SeaIssued 4:00 PM NDT 22 September 2018
'Hurricane' force winds of 64 knots or above are 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.
Technical Marine SynopsisIssued 4:00 PM NDT 22 September 2018 Tonight and Sunday At 4:00 p.m. NDT today intensifying low 966 mb located off the
Mid Labrador Coast.
By 9:30 a.m. NDT Sunday quasi-stationary low 960 mb located over
the East Labrador Sea.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 3:47 PM NDT 22 September 2018 An intense low pressure system off the Mid Labrador Coast will move
to lie over the East Labrador Sea by Sunday morning where it will
remain nearly stationary.
Gale to storm force southeasterly to northeasterly winds will shift
to storm to hurricane force southwesterly to northwesterlies over all
waters behind the low tonight and Sunday.
Marine interests are advised that hurricane force wind warnings are
in effect for Mid Labrador Coast, South Labrador Sea, and East
Labrador Sea. Storm warnings are in effect for all remaining waters.
Atlantic - Labrador Area
- Belle Isle Bank
- Central Brevoort - northern half
- Central Brevoort - southern half
- East Brevoort - southern half
- East Labrador Sea
- Funk Island Bank
- Lake Melville
- Mid Labrador Coast
- Northeast Coast - Cape St. John and south
- Northeast Coast - north of Cape St. John
- 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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