Lake Melville


Marine Forecast

Issued 04:00 PM NDT 19 March 2018

Tonight and Tuesday.

Wind north 25 knots except variable 10 to 15 over eastern sections. Wind diminishing to northwest 15 early this evening then increasing to northwest 25 late overnight. Wind northwest 25 Tuesday.

Periods of snow. Visibility 1 mile or less in snow.

Temperatures minus 5 to zero.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 PM NDT 19 March 2018
Wednesday Wind northwest 15 to 20 knots diminishing to variable 10 to 15 in the afternoon.
Thursday Wind variable 10 to 15 knots increasing to northeast 15 to 20.
Friday Wind northeast 25 knots.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 19 March 2018 Today Tonight and Tuesday Consolidated first-year ice. 

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 19 March 2018 Today Tonight and Tuesday

Ice Edge

Ice edge estimated from Newfoundland near 4715N 5245W to 4855N 5050W
to 5520N 5240W to 5610N 5530W to 5800N 5700W then northward. Sea ice
north and west of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Consolidated first-year ice.


No watches or warnings in effect.


Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 4:00 PM NDT 19 March 2018 Tonight and Tuesday At 4:00 p.m. NDT today dissipating low 975 mb located over
northeastern Belle Isle Bank.

At 4:00 p.m. NDT today low 973 mb located southeast of Labrador Sea.
By 4:00 a.m. NDT Tuesday low 986 mb located over the South
Labrador Coast.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 3:52 PM NDT 19 March 2018 A low pressure system entering the South Labrador Sea from the east
will move southwestward to lie over the South Labrador Coast by
Tuesday afternoon. Strong to gale force northwesterlies to
northeasterlies will persist throughout the forecast period over most
waters under the influence of this low. Gale to storm force
northerlies can be expected over the Labrador coast from Hopedale to

Marine interests are advised that storm warnings are in effect for
the Mid Labrador Coast - north of Hopedale and North Labrador Coast -
Saglek and south. Gale warnings are in effect for all remaining
waters except Lake Melville, South Labrador Coast, and South Labrador
Sea - southeastern half.

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