Mid Labrador Coast
Issued 09:30 AM NDT 19 March 2019
Today Tonight and Wednesday.
Gale warning in effect.
Wind northwest 20 knots backing to west 25 this evening then to southwest 30 Wednesday morning. Wind increasing to northwest 35 Wednesday afternoon.
Flurries beginning Wednesday morning.
Risk of freezing spray.
Temperatures minus 16 to minus 10.
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Ice ForecastsIssued 10:00 AM EDT 19 March 2019 Today Tonight and Wednesday
Ice EdgeIce edge estimated from near 4650N 5540W to 4620N 5245W to 4835N
5140W to 4710N 4800W to 4315N 5030W to 4225N 4910W to 4820N 4505W to
4910N 4725W to 5520N 5200W to 5625N 5730W to 5800N 5900W then
northward. Sea ice is north then west of the ice edge.
7 tenths first-year ice including a trace of old ice.
Iceberg BulletinIssued 11:00 AM EDT 19 March 2019
Iceberg LimitIceberg limit at 0000 UTC 19 Mar estimated from Newfoundland near
4640N 5310W to 4250N 4940W to 4250N 4830W to 4610N 4235W to 4900N
4230W to 5400N 4850W to 5650N 5400W to 5940N 5800W to 6130N 5500W to
5900N 4900W then eastwards.
Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 19 Mar estimated from Quebec near
5110N 5840W to Newfoundland near 5010N 5730W.
Iceberg CountMore than 100 icebergs.
Warnings (In effect)
Mid Labrador CoastIssued 09:30 AM NDT 19 March 2019
'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 19 March 2019
Technical Marine SynopsisIssued 9:30 AM NDT 19 March 2019 Today Tonight and Wednesday At 9:30 a.m. NDT today ridge located over western Labrador.
By 4:00 a.m. NDT Wednesday quasi-stationary ridge located on a
line east-west over the southern Grand Banks.
By 9:30 a.m. NDT Wednesday trough located on a line
northeast-southwest over the Northwest Labrador Sea.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 9:23 AM NDT 19 March 2019 A trough of low pressure will descend from the Arctic on Wednesday.
Strong to gale force westerlies ahead of the trough will shift to
strong to gale force northwesterlies in its wake.
Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for all
waters except Lake Melville and North Labrador Coast.
Marine interests are also advised that freezing spray warnings are in
effect for the Labrador Sea.
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