Mid Labrador Coast
Issued 09:30 PM NDT 16 March 2018
Tonight and Saturday.
Wind southeast 15 to 20 knots diminishing to southeast 10 to 15 late overnight. Wind southeast 10 to 15 Saturday.
A few flurries.
Temperatures minus 6 to zero.
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Ice ForecastsIssued 10:00 AM EDT 16 March 2018 Today Tonight and Saturday
Ice EdgeIce edge estimated from Newfoundland near 4715N 5245W to 4845N 5020W
to 5300N 5130W to 5520N 5245W to 5600N 5545W to 5800N 5630W then
northward. Sea ice north and west of the ice edge.
Ice CoverageIce pressure warning in effect.
9 tenths first-year ice. Strong ice pressure along the coast today
and continuing Saturday.
Iceberg BulletinIssued 11:00 AM EDT 16 March 2018
Iceberg LimitIceberg limit at 0000 UTC 16 Mar estimated from Newfoundland near
4650N 5404W to 4545N 5330W to 4545N 4600W to 4800N 4600W to 5300N
4930W to 5600N 5200W then eastwards.
Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 16 Mar estimated from Quebec near
5120N 5800W to Newfoundland near 5043N 5715W.
Iceberg CountLess than 10 icebergs.
Warnings (In effect)
Mid Labrador CoastIssued 10:00 AM EDT 16 March 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.
Technical Marine SynopsisIssued 9:30 PM NDT 16 March 2018 Tonight and Saturday At 9:30 p.m. NDT tonight quasi-stationary trough located on a line
northwest-southeast over the Northwest Labrador Sea.
At 9:30 p.m. NDT tonight quasi-stationary low 980 mb located over
the Quebec Lower North Shore.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 9:23 PM NDT 16 March 2018 A trough of low pressure over the Northwest Labrador Sea will remain
nearly stationary tonight and Saturday. Gale force east to
southeasterlies can be expected north of the trough with generally
strong southeasterlies to its south. Winds will diminish on Saturday
as the trough weakens.
Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for
Northwest Labrador Sea - northern half and East Labrador Sea.
Marine interests are also advised that a freezing spray warning is in
effect for Northwest Labrador Sea - northern half.
Atlantic - Newfoundland Area
- Anticosti - eastern half
- Anticosti - western half
- Banquereau - northwestern half
- Banquereau - southeastern half
- Belle Isle Bank
- Bras d'Or Lakes
- Cabot Strait
- Chaleur - Miscou - eastern half
- Chaleur - Miscou - western half
- Eastern Shore - eastern half
- East Coast - Cape St. Francis and south
- East Coast - north of Cape St. Francis
- Funk Island Bank
- Gulf - Magdalen
- Gulf - Port au Port
- Lake Melville
- Laurentian Fan
- Mid Labrador Coast
- Northeast Coast
- Northeast Gulf
- Northern Grand Banks
- Northumberland Strait - eastern half
- Northumberland Strait - western half
- Sable - eastern half
- Southeastern Grand Banks
- Southwestern Grand Banks
- Southwest Coast
- South Coast
- South Labrador Coast
- South Labrador Sea
- Strait of Belle Isle
- Arctic - Eastern Arctic
- Arctic - Western Arctic
- Atlantic - Labrador
- Atlantic - Maritimes
- Atlantic - Newfoundland
- Great Lakes - Lake Erie and Lake Ontario
- Great Lakes - Lake Huron
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