Lake Melville

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 09:30 PM NST 20 January 2018

Tonight and Sunday.

Wind light increasing to southwest 15 to 20 knots late overnight. Wind southwest 15 to 20 Sunday.

Flurries. Visibility as low as 1 mile in flurries.

Temperatures minus 20 rising to minus 15 Sunday evening.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 PM NST 20 January 2018
Monday Wind northwest 15 to 20 knots increasing to northwest 25 in the afternoon.
Tuesday Wind west 25 knots diminishing to light.
Wednesday Wind variable 10 to 15 knots increasing to northeast 25.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EST 20 January 2018 Today Tonight and Sunday 9 plus tenths grey-white ice except consolidated first-year ice in the extreme western and eastern section. 

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Ice Forecasts

Issued 10:00 AM EST 20 January 2018 Today Tonight and Sunday

Ice Edge

Ice edge estimated from Newfoundland near 4835N 5300W to 4935N 5320W
to 5025N 5525W to 5105N 5235W to 5510N 5255W to 5725N 5720W to 5800N
5750W then northwards. Sea ice west of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

9 plus tenths grey-white ice except consolidated first-year ice in
the extreme western and eastern section.

Warnings

No watches or warnings in effect.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 9:30 PM NST 20 January 2018 Tonight and Sunday At 9:30 p.m. NST tonight trough located on a line east-west over
Labrador Sea.
By 4:00 a.m. NST Sunday dissipating trough located over Labrador
Sea.

At 9:30 p.m. NST tonight low 975 mb located over the East Labrador
Sea.
By 9:30 p.m. NST Sunday low 979 mb located over the Northwest
Labrador Sea.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 9:25 PM NST 20 January 2018 A trough of low pressure over the Labrador Sea will gradually weaken
tonight. Strong to gale force north to northeasterlies can be
expected north and west of the trough with strong to gale force
westerlies to its south. Meanwhile, a developing low pressure system
will track slowly northwestward across the Northern Labrador Sea
tonight. This system will bring gale force northwesterlies to western
waters on Sunday.

Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect all
waters except Lake Melville.

Marine interests are also advised that freezing spray warnings are in
effect for the South Labrador Sea and Northwest Labrador Sea.

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