Mid Labrador Coast
Issued 04:00 AM NST 18 January 2018
Today Tonight and Friday.
Wind southwest 15 knots becoming variable 10 to 15 this evening then increasing to west 15 to 20 Friday morning except west 25 over southern sections. Wind becoming northwest 25 Friday evening.
Flurries beginning near noon and ending Friday morning. Visibility 1 mile or less in flurries.
Freezing spray warning in effect.
Over open water freezing spray beginning Friday morning.
Temperatures minus 23 to minus 16 rising to minus 12 to minus 4 this afternoon then falling to minus 20 to minus 12 Friday afternoon.
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Ice ForecastsIssued 10:00 AM EST 17 January 2018 Today Tonight and Thursday
Ice EdgeFirst ice edge estimated from Newfoundland near 4835N 5325W to
Newfoundland near 4900N 5340W. Sea ice west of the ice edge.
Second ice edge estimated from Newfoundland near 4925N 5420W to
4945N 5430W to 4940N 5450W to Newfoundland near 4930N 5510W. Sea ice
south of the ice edge.
Third ice edge estimated from Newfoundland near 5040N 5610W to 5120N
5325W to 5415N 5325W to 5645N 5650W to 5800N 5720W then
northeastwards. Sea ice west of the ice edge.
9 tenths grey ice including 4 tenths grey-white ice except 9 plus
tenths grey-white ice including 2 tenths first-year ice in the
Iceberg BulletinIssued 11:00 AM EST 17 January 2018
Iceberg LimitIceberg limit at 0000 UTC 18 Jan estimated from the Labrador coast
near 5400N 5718W to 5400N 5230W to 5700N 5300W then eastwards.
Iceberg CountUnknown number of icebergs.
Warnings (In effect)
Mid Labrador CoastIssued 04:00 AM NST 18 January 2018
Moderate or severe freezing spray is occurring or expected to occur in this marine area. 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 18 January 2018 Today Tonight and Friday At 4:00 a.m. NST today deepening low 1008 mb located over Nova
By 4:00 a.m. NST Friday low 988 mb located east of Belle Isle Bank.
At 4:00 a.m. NST today low 998 mb located over northern Quebec.
By 4:00 a.m. NST Friday trough located on a line northwest-southeast
over Labrador Sea.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 3:45 AM NST 18 January 2018 Marine interests are advised that freezing spray warnings are in
effect for all open waters.
Atlantic - Newfoundland Area
- Anticosti - eastern half
- Anticosti - western half
- Belle Isle Bank
- Bras d'Or Lakes
- Cabot Strait - northern half
- Cabot Strait - southern half
- 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 - eastern half
- Gulf - Magdalen - western 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
- Great Lakes - Lake Superior
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