South Labrador Coast
Issued 09:30 PM NST 13 December 2018
Tonight and Friday.
Wind northwest 25 knots backing to west 20 Friday evening.
Freezing spray warning in effect.
Temperatures minus 10 to minus 5.
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Ice ForecastsIssued 10:00 AM EST 13 December 2018 Today Tonight and Friday
Ice EdgeFirst ice edge estimated from Newfoundland near 4835N 5320W to
Newfoundland near 4900N 5340W. Sea ice southwest of the ice edge.
Second ice edge estimated from Newfoundland near 4925N 5355W to
4930N 5400W to 4930N 5425W to 4945N 5430W to Newfoundland near 4950N
5540W. Sea ice south of the ice edge.
Third ice edge estimated from Newfoundland near 5000N 5600W to 5020N
5620W to 5130N 5515W to 5355N 5525W to 5555N 5930W to 5715N 6045W to
5800N 5910W then eastward. Sea ice west and north of the ice edge.
Bergy water except 5 tenths new ice including 1 tenth grey ice along
parts of the coast.
Iceberg BulletinIssued 11:00 AM EST 13 December 2018
Iceberg LimitIceberg limit at 0000 UTC 14 Dec estimated from Newfoundland near
5100N 5550W to 5100N 5415W to 5215N 5000W to 5330N 5000W.
Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 14 Dec estimated from the Labrador
coast near 5145N 5630W to Newfoundland near 5125N 5615W.
Iceberg CountLess than 10 icebergs.
Warnings (In effect)
South Labrador CoastIssued 9:30 PM NST 13 December 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 9:30 PM NST 13 December 2018 Tonight and Friday At 9:30 p.m. NST tonight quasi-stationary trough located over the
coast of Greenland.
At 9:30 p.m. NST tonight quasi-stationary high located over Quebec.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 9:17 PM NST 13 December 2018 A ridge of high pressure over Quebec and a trough off the coast of
Greenland will continue to remain stationary throughout the forecast
period. Strong to gale force northwesterlies will persist over most
waters between these features.
Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for
North Labrador Coast - north of Saglek and the Labrador Sea.
Marine interests are advised that freezing spray warnings are in
effect for all waters except the North Labrador Coast- Saglek and
south and East Labrador Sea.
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