Lake Melville

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 04:00 AM NST 11 December 2018

Today Tonight and Wednesday.

Wind variable 10 to 15 knots today tonight and Wednesday.

Temperatures minus 15 to minus 10.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 AM NST 11 December 2018
Thursday Wind light becoming southwest 15 knots in the afternoon.
Friday Wind west 15 knots.
Saturday Wind southwest 15 knots.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EST 10 December 2018 Today Tonight and Tuesday Ice pressure warning in effect. 8 tenths grey ice including 2 tenths grey-white ice except consolidated grey-white ice near Goose Bay. Strong ice pressure along the southern shore today and easing Tuesday morning. 

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 10:00 AM EST 10 December 2018 Today Tonight and Tuesday

Ice Edge

First ice edge estimated from Newfoundland near 4935N 5430W to 4945N
5430W to Newfoundland near 4955N 5535W. Sea ice south of the ice
edge.

Second ice edge estimated from Newfoundland near 5040N 5610W to
5050N 5545W to 5145N 5505W to 5340N 5515W to 5630N 6025W to 5805N
6140W to 5800N 6015W then eastward. Sea ice west and north of the
ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Ice pressure warning in effect.

8 tenths grey ice including 2 tenths grey-white ice except
consolidated grey-white ice near Goose Bay. Strong ice pressure
along the southern shore today and easing Tuesday morning.

Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Ice pressure warning in effect

Lake Melville

Issued 10:00 AM EST 10 December 2018

Navigators in this marine area should be on the lookout for hazardous ice conditions and take necessary safety precautions. Please refer to the latest ice forecasts for further details and continue to monitor the situation through Canadian Coast Guard radio stations.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 4:00 AM NST 11 December 2018 Today Tonight and Wednesday At 4:00 a.m. NST today quasi-stationary trough located over the
coast of Greenland.

At 4:00 a.m. NST today quasi-stationary high located over Quebec.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 3:43 AM NST 11 December 2018 A large area of high pressure will remain quasi-stationary over
Quebec and a trough of low pressure will remain quasi-stationary over
the coast of Greenland. Gale force northwesterlies will persist over
most waters throughout the forecast period between these features.

Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for
South Labrador Coast, North Labrador Coast - north of Saglek, and the
Labrador Sea.

Marine interests are advised that freezing spray warnings are in
effect for all waters except Lake Melville.

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