South Labrador Coast
Issued 04:00 PM NST 25 January 2022
Tonight and Wednesday.
Gale warning in effect.
Wind northwest 15 to 20 knots diminishing to light this evening then increasing to east 15 to 20 late overnight. Wind increasing to southeast 35 early Wednesday morning and to northwest 35 to 45 Wednesday afternoon. Wind diminishing to northwest 25 to 35 Wednesday evening.
Snow Wednesday. Visibility 1 mile or less in snow.
Risk of freezing spray late this afternoon and this evening. Risk of freezing spray Wednesday afternoon and evening.
Temperatures minus 20 rising to minus 2 near noon Wednesday then falling to minus 19 Wednesday evening.
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Ice ForecastsIssued 10:00 AM EST 25 January 2022 Today Tonight and Wednesday
Ice EdgeIce edge estimated from Newfoundland near 4739N 5240W to 4855N 5225W
to 5016N 5411W to 5213N 5213W to 5502N 5201W to 5803N 5618W then
northeastward. Sea ice west of the ice edge.
9 tenths grey ice including 3 tenths grey-white ice except 9 tenths
grey-white ice in the eastern section.
Iceberg BulletinIssued 2:09 PM EST 25 January 2022
Iceberg LimitIceberg limit at 0000 UTC 26 Jan estimated from the Labrador coast
near 5239N 5551W to 5110N 5005W to 5245N 4820W to 5600N 5345W to
5920N 5655W to 6035N 5210W to 5830N 4700W then eastwards.
Iceberg CountLess than 10 icebergs.
Warnings (In effect)
South Labrador CoastIssued 4:00 PM NST 25 January 2022
'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 4:00 PM NST 25 January 2022 Tonight and Wednesday At 4:00 p.m. NST today trough located on a line northwest-southeast
over the East Labrador Sea.
By 4:00 a.m. NST Wednesday departing trough located northeast of
the Marine District.
At 4:00 p.m. NST today low 1009 mb located over the Gulf of Maine.
By 4:00 p.m. NST Wednesday deepening low 998 mb located over the
South Labrador Sea.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 3:55 PM NST 25 January 2022 A low pressure system will approach the district from the southwest
on Wednesday to lie over the South Labrador Sea Wednesday afternoon.
Strong to gale force southeasterlies to southerlies will spread
across southern waters on Wednesday ahead of the low before shifting
to strong to gale force northwesterlies in its wake.
Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for
South Labrador Coast, Mid Labrador Coast - Hopedale and south, South
Labrador Sea, and East Labrador Sea.
Marine interests are also advised that freezing spray warnings are in
effect for all areas 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
- Lake Melville
- Mid Labrador Coast - Hopedale and south
- Mid Labrador Coast - north of Hopedale
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- Northwest Labrador Sea - northern half
- Northwest Labrador Sea - southern half
- North Labrador Coast - north of Saglek
- North Labrador Coast - Saglek and south
- Resolution - eastern half
- South Labrador Coast
- South Labrador Sea - northern half
- South Labrador Sea - southern half
- Strait of Belle Isle
- West Brevoort - northern half
- West Brevoort - southern half
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