South Labrador Coast
Issued 04:00 AM NST 22 February 2024
Today Tonight and Friday.
Wind southwest 20 knots backing to south 10 to 15 late overnight then veering to southwest 15 to 20 Friday evening.
Freezing spray warning in effect.
Over open water freezing spray ending overnight.
Temperatures minus 12 to minus 4.
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Ice ForecastsIssued 10:00 AM EST 21 February 2024 Today Tonight and Thursday
Ice EdgeIce edge estimated from Newfoundland near 4840N 5303W to 4852N 5047W
to 5227N 5026W to 5526N 5150W to 5720N 5736W to 6014N 5920W to 6136N
5718W then northward. Sea ice west of the ice edge.
9 tenths grey-white ice including 3 tenths first-year ice.
Consolidated first-year ice along parts of the coast.
Iceberg BulletinIssued 2:15 PM EST 21 February 2024
Iceberg LimitIceberg limit at 0000 UTC 22 Feb estimated from Newfoundland near
4645N 5305W to 5000N 4730W to 5100N 4735W to 5525N 5215W to 5815N
5730W to 6100N 5500W to 5645N 4505W then eastwards.
Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 22 Feb estimated from Quebec near
5112N 5850W to Newfoundland near 5014N 5729W.
Iceberg Count10 to 25 icebergs.
Warnings (In effect)
South Labrador CoastIssued 04:00 AM NST 22 February 2024
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 4:00 AM NST 22 February 2024 Today Tonight and Friday At 4:00 a.m. NST today low 955 mb located east of Greenland.
By 9:30 a.m. NST today departing low located east of Greenland.
At 4:00 a.m. NST today trough located over western Labrador.
By 4:00 a.m. NST Friday trough located on a line northeast-southwest
over Labrador Sea.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 4:00 AM NST 22 February 2024 An intense low pressure system east of Greenland will continue to
track eastward today. Strong to gale force westerlies will diminish
this morning as the low departs.
Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for
Northwest Labrador Sea and East Labrador Sea.
Marine interests are also advised that freezing spray warnings are in
effect for all regions with open water.
Atlantic - Labrador Area
- Belle Isle Bank
- Central Brevoort - northern half
- Central Brevoort - southern half
- East Brevoort - southern half
- East Labrador Sea
- Funk Island Bank - northwestern half
- Funk Island Bank - southeastern half
- 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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