South Labrador Coast
Issued 09:30 AM NST 05 March 2021
Today Tonight and Saturday.
Wind southeast 15 to 20 knots veering to south 15 this evening. Wind south 15 Saturday.
Temperatures minus 4 to minus 1 falling to minus 8 to minus 4 this evening.
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Ice ForecastsIssued 10:00 AM EST 5 March 2021 Today Tonight and Saturday
Ice EdgeIce edge estimated from Newfoundland near 4839N 5303W to 4929N 5304W
to 5012N 5428W to 5207N 5221W to 5532N 5248W to 5642N 5716W to 5803N
5825W then northeastward. Sea ice west of the ice edge.
Ice CoverageIce pressure warning in effect.
8 tenths first-year ice. Strong ice pressure in the pack ice and
along the coast today and easing overnight.
Iceberg BulletinIssued 1:36 PM EST 4 March 2021
Iceberg LimitIceberg limit at 0000 UTC 4 Mar estimated from Newfoundland near
4914N 5332W to 5100N 4930W to 5500N 5130W to 6010N 5700W to 6020N
5550W to 5745N 5225W to 5700N 4520W then eastwards.
Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 4 Mar estimated from the Labrador
coast near 5135N 5644W to Newfoundland near 5121N 5633W.
Iceberg CountLess than 10 icebergs.
Warnings (In effect)
South Labrador CoastIssued 10:00 AM EST 05 March 2021
Navigators in this marine area should be on the lookout for hazardous ice conditions and take necessary safety precautions. Please refer to the latest ice forecasts for further details and continue to monitor the situation through Canadian Coast Guard radio stations.
Technical Marine SynopsisIssued 9:30 AM NST 5 March 2021 Today Tonight and Saturday At 9:30 a.m. NST today low 983 mb located north of Anticosti Island.
By 4:00 p.m. NST today quasi-stationary low 983 mb located over
Marine Weather StatementIssued 9:21 AM NST 5 March 2021 A low pressure system north of Anticosti Island will gradually move
northwestwards to lie over Western Labrador today, where it will
remain nearly stationary throughout the forecast period. Strong to
gale force east to northeasterly winds can be expected over most
waters today and over northwestern waters tonight and Saturday due to
Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for Mid
Labrador Coast, North Labrador Coast, and Northwest Labrador Sea.
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 - eastern half
- Strait of Belle Isle - western half
- 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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