Mid Labrador Coast
Issued 09:30 AM NST 28 February 2024
Today Tonight and Thursday.
Gale warning in effect.
Wind variable 10 to 15 knots increasing to east 20 this afternoon then veering to southeast 25 this evening. Wind increasing to southeast 35 Thursday morning then becoming west 25 to 35 Thursday evening.
Periods of snow changing to periods of rain or snow this evening and ending Thursday morning with a risk of freezing rain. Showers or flurries Thursday evening. Visibility 1 mile or less in precipitation.
Temperatures minus 12 rising to plus 3 overnight.
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Ice ForecastsIssued 10:00 AM EST 28 February 2024 Today Tonight and Thursday
Ice EdgeIce edge estimated from Newfoundland near 4806N 5251W to 4838N 4957W
to 5407N 5022W to 5724N 5723W to 6011N 5858W to 6200N 5653W then
northward. Sea ice west of the ice edge.
9 tenths first-year ice. Consolidated first-year ice along parts of
Iceberg BulletinIssued 1:51 PM EST 27 February 2024
Iceberg LimitIceberg limit at 0000 UTC 28 Feb estimated from Newfoundland near
4645N 5305W to 4720N 4955W to 4900N 4735W to 5250N 4805W to 5815N
5730W to 5855N 5225W to 5725N 4705W then eastwards.
Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 28 Feb estimated from Quebec near
5112N 5850W to Newfoundland near 4955N 5741W.
Iceberg CountUnknown number of icebergs.
Warnings (In effect)
Mid Labrador CoastIssued 09:30 AM NST 28 February 2024
'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 AM NST 28 February 2024 Today Tonight and Thursday At 9:30 a.m. NST today low 988 mb located southwest of Greenland.
By 4:00 p.m. NST today dissipating low 988 mb located east of
At 9:30 a.m. NST today trough located on a line east-west over
By 9:30 a.m. NST Thursday trough located on a line east-west over
At 9:30 a.m. NST today ridge located over Labrador Coast.
By 4:00 a.m. NST Thursday departing ridge located east of Labrador
Marine Weather StatementIssued 9:18 AM NST 28 February 2024 A low pressure system southwest of Greenland will continue tracking
eastwards, then dissipate east of Greenland later today. Strong to
gale force west to northwesterlies are expected behind the low as it
A trough of low pressure will move over Labrador today, then track
north across the marine district on Thursday. Strong to gale force
southeasterlies will develop ahead of the trough tonight, then shift
to strong to gale force south to westerlies behind it.
Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for all
waters except Lake Melville.
Marine interests are also advised that freezing spray warnings are in
effect for Northwest Labrador Sea and East Labrador Sea.
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
- 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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