South Labrador Coast
Issued 04:00 AM NST 16 January 2018
Today Tonight and Wednesday.
Wind west 25 knots except west 10 to 15 over southern sections. Wind diminishing to west 15 this morning except light over southern sections. Wind increasing to west 20 near midnight. Wind west 20 Wednesday.
Freezing spray warning in effect.
Over open water freezing spray over northern sections this morning. Freezing spray overnight and Wednesday.
Temperatures minus 20 to minus 14.
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Ice ForecastsIssued 10:00 AM EST 15 January 2018 Today Tonight and Tuesday
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 5140N
5400W to 5255N 5315W to 5800N 5815W then northeastwards. Sea ice
west of the ice edge.
9 tenths grey ice including 1 tenth grey-white ice except 9 plus
tenths grey ice including 4 tenths grey-white ice in the
Iceberg BulletinIssued 11:00 AM EST 15 January 2018
Iceberg LimitIceberg limit at 0000 UTC 16 Jan estimated from the Labrador coast
near 5400N 5718W to 5430N 5300W to 5700N 5500W then eastwards.
Iceberg CountNo confirmed icebergs except less than 10 icebergs north of the
Warnings (In effect)
South Labrador CoastIssued 04:00 AM NST 16 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 16 January 2018 Today Tonight and Wednesday At 4:00 a.m. NST today quasi-stationary high located over western
At 4:00 a.m. NST today quasi-stationary trough located over the
coast of Greenland.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 3:29 AM NST 16 January 2018 Strong to gale force northwesterly winds will gradually diminish
today as a quasistationary trough of low pressure over the coast of
Greenland slowly weakens.
Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for
Northwest Labrador Sea and East Labrador Sea.
Marine interests are also advised that freezing spray warnings are in
effect for all open waters.
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