East Labrador Sea
Issued 09:30 AM NST 18 December 2017
Today Tonight and Tuesday.
Wind northwest 25 knots backing to west 15 to 20 near noon Tuesday.
Flurries. Visibility 1 mile or less in flurries.
Freezing spray warning in effect.
Freezing spray over northwestern sections tonight and Tuesday morning.
Temperatures minus 2 to plus 3 falling to minus 6 to zero this evening.
East Labrador Sea - northern half
East Labrador Sea - southern half
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Ice ForecastsIssued 10:00 AM EST 18 December 2017 Today Tonight and Tuesday
Ice EdgeIce edge estimated from Newfoundland near 5030N 5615W to 5045N 5525W
to 5340N 5510W to 5605N 6000W to 5955N 6320W to 6030N 6235W then
northward. Sea ice west of the ice edge.
Forecasts available to mariners upon request.
Iceberg BulletinIssued 11:00 AM EST 18 December 2017
Iceberg LimitIceberg limit at 0000 UTC 19 Dec estimated from the Labrador coast
near 5225N 5540W to 5000N 5100W to 5300N 4800W to 5500N 4900W to
6000N 5900W to 6100N 5400W to 5700N 5000W then eastwards.
Iceberg CountForecasts available to mariners upon request.
Warnings (In effect)
East Labrador SeaIssued 09:30 AM NST 18 December 2017
Moderate or severe freezing spray is 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 9:30 AM NST 18 December 2017 Today Tonight and Tuesday At 9:30 a.m. NST today quasi-stationary low 966 mb located east
At 9:30 a.m. NST today ridge located on a line north-south over
By 9:30 a.m. NST Tuesday ridge located on a line northwest-southeast
Marine Weather StatementIssued 9:14 AM NST 18 December 2017 An intense low pressure system east of Greenland will continue to
bring strong to gale force northwesterlies to the region this
morning. Winds will diminish throughout the day as a weak ridge
builds in from the west.
Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for
North Labrador Coast and Northwest Labrador Sea.
Marine interests are also advised that freezing spray warnings are in
effect for all waters.
Atlantic - Labrador Area
- Belle Isle Bank
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- Central Brevoort - southern half
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