Lake Melville

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 09:30 PM NST 10 December 2017

Tonight and Monday.

Wind northwest 25 knots backing to southwest 15 to 20 late overnight then increasing to southwest 25 Monday morning.

Snow ending late Monday morning. Visibility 1 mile or less in snow.

Freezing spray warning in effect.

Over open water freezing spray.

Temperatures minus 7 to minus 3 falling to minus 15 Monday evening.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 PM NST 10 December 2017
Tuesday Wind southwest 25 knots diminishing to southwest 10 to 15 in the afternoon.
Wednesday Wind variable 10 to 15 knots increasing to east 25.
Thursday Wind northeast 25 to 35 knots becoming southwest 25 to 35.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EST 10 December 2017 Today Tonight and Monday 9 tenths of new ice including 2 tenths of grey ice except 9 plus tenths of grey ice in extreme southwestern section. 

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 10:00 AM EST 10 December 2017 Today Tonight and Monday

Ice Edge

Ice edge estimated from Labrador near 5210N 5540W to 5305N 5520W to
5430N 5640W to 5600N 6025W to 5750N 6130W to 6030N 6355W to 6045N
6250W then northward. Sea ice west of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

9 tenths of new ice including 2 tenths of grey ice except 9 plus
tenths of grey ice in extreme southwestern section.

Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Freezing spray warning in effect

Lake Melville

Issued 9:30 PM NST 10 December 2017

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.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 9:30 PM NST 10 December 2017 Tonight and Monday At 9:30 p.m. NST tonight deepening low 971 mb located over
northwestern Belle Isle Bank.
By 9:30 a.m. NST Monday low 959 mb located east of the Marine
District.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 9:21 PM NST 10 December 2017 A low pressure system over the Northwestern Belle Isle Bank will
continue to move northeastward and deepen before lying east of
Greenland by Monday evening. Strong to gale force east to
northeasterlies over southern waters will back to gale to storm force
northwesterlies over most waters in its wake.

Marine interests are advised that a storm warning is in effect for
the South Labrador Sea - southeastern half. Gale warnings are in
effect for South Labrador Coast, Mid Labrador Coast, North Labrador
Coast, South Labrador Sea - northwestern half, and East Labrador Sea
- southern half.

Marine interests are also advised that freezing spray warnings are in
effect for all waters except the South Labrador Sea - northwestern
half, and the East Labrador Sea.

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