Mid Labrador Coast
Issued 04:00 AM NST 21 January 2018
Today Tonight and Monday.
Gale warning in effect.
Wind west 20 knots increasing to northwest 40 this morning except west 25 over southern sections. Wind diminishing to west 25 this evening except northwest 35 over southern sections tonight and gusts to 35 near fjords Monday morning and afternoon. Wind becoming northwest 35 Monday afternoon.
Flurries ending this evening. Visibility 1 mile or less in flurries.
Risk of freezing spray.
Temperatures minus 20 to minus 12.
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Ice ForecastsIssued 10:00 AM EST 20 January 2018 Today Tonight and Sunday
Ice EdgeIce edge estimated from Newfoundland near 4835N 5300W to 4935N 5320W
to 5025N 5525W to 5105N 5235W to 5510N 5255W to 5725N 5720W to 5800N
5750W then northwards. Sea ice west of the ice edge.
9 plus tenths grey-white ice including 1 tenth first-year ice.
Iceberg BulletinIssued 11:00 AM EST 20 January 2018
Iceberg LimitIceberg limit at 0000 UTC 21 Jan estimated from the Labrador coast
near 5330N 5615W to 5330N 5200W to 5500N 5130W to 5700N 5300W then
Iceberg CountUnknown number of icebergs.
Warnings (In effect)
Mid Labrador CoastIssued 04:00 AM NST 21 January 2018
'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.
Technical Marine SynopsisIssued 4:00 AM NST 21 January 2018 Today Tonight and Monday At 4:00 a.m. NST today low 973 mb located over the northern East
By 4:00 a.m. NST Monday weakening low 985 mb located over the
Northwest Labrador Sea.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 3:52 AM NST 21 January 2018 A low pressure system over the East Labrador Sea will continue its
slow progression across the Northern Labrador Sea today. This system
will bring gale force northwesterlies to western waters today and
tomorrow, with strong to gale force east to southeasterlies to its
Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for all
waters except Lake Melville.
Marine interests are also advised that freezing spray warnings are in
effect for South Labrador Sea and Northwest Labrador Sea.
Atlantic - Newfoundland Area
- Anticosti - northeastern half
- Anticosti - southwestern half
- Banquereau - northern half
- Banquereau - southern half
- Belle Isle Bank
- Bras d'Or Lakes
- Cabot Strait
- Chaleur - Miscou - eastern half
- Chaleur - Miscou - western half
- Eastern Shore
- East Coast - Cape St. Francis and south
- East Coast - north of Cape St. Francis
- Funk Island Bank
- Gulf - Magdalen - northeastern half
- Gulf - Magdalen - southwestern half
- 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
- 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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