Mid Labrador Coast
Issued 04:00 AM NDT 10 April 2021
Today Tonight and Sunday.
Gale warning in effect.
Wind northwest 25 knots increasing to northwest 35 early this morning then diminishing to northeast 25 early this evening. Wind veering to east 15 to 20 near midnight. Wind east 15 to 20 Sunday.
Snow changing to rain near noon and ending overnight. Fog banks forming this afternoon. Visibility 1 mile or less in precipitation and in fog banks.
Risk of freezing spray this morning.
Temperatures minus 5 to zero rising to plus 2 this afternoon.
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Ice ForecastsIssued 10:00 AM EDT 9 April 2021 Today Tonight and Saturday
Ice EdgeIce edge estimated from Newfoundland near 4933N 5510W to 5124N 5252W
to 5457N 5112W to 5645N 5638W to 5803N 5751W then northeastward. Sea
ice west of the ice edge.
Ice CoverageIce pressure warning in effect.
8 tenths first-year ice except 9 plus tenths first-year ice along
the coast. Strong ice pressure developing Saturday morning along the
Iceberg BulletinIssued 2:30 PM EDT 9 April 2021
Iceberg LimitIceberg limit at 0000 UTC 10 Apr estimated from Newfoundland near
4742N 5245W to 4750N 5050W to 5200N 4830W to 5500N 5105W to 6000N
5830W to 6030N 5150W then eastwards.
Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 10 Apr estimated from the Labrador
coast near 5125N 5704W to Newfoundland near 5103N 5652W.
Iceberg CountUnknown number of icebergs.
Warnings (In effect)
Mid Labrador CoastIssued 04:00 AM NDT 10 April 2021
'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.
Mid Labrador CoastIssued 10:00 AM EDT 09 April 2021
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.
Technical Marine SynopsisIssued 4:00 AM NDT 10 April 2021 Today Tonight and Sunday At 4:00 a.m. NDT today trough located on a line north-south over
the South Labrador Sea.
By 9:30 p.m. NDT tonight departing trough located on a line
northwest-southeast over central Labrador.
At 4:00 a.m. NDT today ridge located on a line north-south over
By 4:00 a.m. NDT Sunday ridge located on a line northeast-southwest
over the Northwest Labrador Sea.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 3:42 AM NDT 10 April 2021 A trough of low pressure over the South Labrador Sea will continue
moving southwestward through Labrador today to lie south of the
district tonight. Strong to gale force northwesterlies over mid and
southern coastal waters will shift to strong easterlies later today
behind the trough.
Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for
South Labrador Coast and Mid Labrador Coast.
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