North Labrador Coast
Issued 09:30 AM NST 22 January 2018
Today Tonight and Tuesday.
Gale warning in effect.
Wind northwest 45 knots diminishing to northwest 25 to 35 this evening and to light Tuesday afternoon.
Flurries ending late overnight. Visibility 1 mile or less in flurries.
Risk of freezing spray today and Tuesday.
Temperatures minus 22 to minus 15.
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Ice ForecastsIssued 10:00 AM EST 21 JANUARY 2018 TODAY TONIGHT AND MONDAY
Ice EdgeICE EDGE ESTIMATED FROM NEWFOUNDLAND NEAR 4835N 5300W TO 4935N 5320W
TO 5025N 5525W TO 5035N 5230W TO 5430N 5220W TO 5720N 5735W TO 5800N
5750W THEN NORTHWARDS. SEA ICE WEST OF THE ICE EDGE.
9 PLUS TENTHS GREY ICE INCLUDING 2 TENTHS FIRST-YEAR ICE EXCEPT 9
PLUS TENTHS GREY-WHITE ICE INCLUDING 2 TENTHS FIRST-YEAR ICE IN THE
Iceberg BulletinIssued 11:00 AM EST 21 January 2018
Iceberg LimitIceberg limit at 0000 UTC 22 Jan estimated from the Labrador coast
near 5320N 5550W to 5325N 5130W to 5500N 5130W to 5700N 5300W then
Iceberg CountUnknown number of icebergs.
Warnings (In effect)
North Labrador CoastIssued 09:30 AM NST 22 January 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 9:30 AM NST 22 January 2018 Today Tonight and Tuesday At 9:30 a.m. NST today low 990 mb located over the central Northwest
By 9:30 p.m. NST tonight dissipating low 998 mb located over the
central South Labrador Sea.
At 9:30 a.m. NST today quasi-stationary low 966 mb located southeast
Marine Weather StatementIssued 9:22 AM NST 22 January 2018 A low pressure system over the Northwest Labrador Sea will slowly
weaken as it drifts southward today. Meanwhile, a low pressure system
southeast of Greenland will remain nearly stationary. These systems
will bring gale force northwesterlies to western waters today into
Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for all
waters except Lake Melville and East Labrador Sea.
Marine interests are also advised that freezing spray warnings are in
effect for South Labrador Sea and Northwest 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
- Northwest Labrador Sea - eastern half
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- Arctic - Western Arctic
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