South Labrador Coast
Issued 04:00 PM NDT 16 October 2018
Tonight and Wednesday.
Gale warning in effect.
Wind east 35 knots backing to northeast 45 this evening then to northwest 45 late overnight. Wind diminishing to northwest 25 Wednesday morning and to northwest 15 to 20 Wednesday afternoon. Wind diminishing to light Wednesday evening.
Periods of snow or rain changing to flurries late overnight. Visibility 1 mile or less in precipitation.
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Ice ForecastsIssued 10:00 AM EDT 4 August 2018
Forecasts available to mariners upon request.
Iceberg BulletinIssued 11:00 AM EDT 16 October 2018
Iceberg LimitIceberg limit at 0000 UTC 17 Oct estimated from Newfoundland near
5100N 5600W to 5100N 5400W to 5400N 4930W.
Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 17 Oct estimated from the Labrador
coast near 5155N 5600W to Newfoundland near 5130N 5600W.
Iceberg CountLess than 10 icebergs.
Warnings (In effect)
South Labrador CoastIssued 4:00 PM NDT 16 October 2018
'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.
Technical Marine SynopsisIssued 4:00 PM NDT 16 October 2018 Tonight and Wednesday At 4:00 p.m. NDT today deepening low 971 mb located over the Quebec
Lower North Shore.
By 4:00 p.m. NDT Wednesday low 966 mb located northeast of Belle
At 4:00 a.m. NDT Wednesday approaching ridge located west of
Marine Weather StatementIssued 3:55 PM NDT 16 October 2018 A low pressure system over the Quebec Lower North Shore will continue
to rapidly deepen as it moves to lie over Southeastern Labrador this
evening before tracking out to sea tonight. Strong to gale force
northeasterlies ahead of the low will strengthen to gale to storm
force northerlies as the low tracks south of the Labrador Sea.
Marine interests are advised that storm warnings are in effect for
South Labrador Sea - southeastern half and East Labrador Sea -
southeastern half. Gale warnings are in effect for Lake Melville,
South Labrador Coast, Mid Labrador Coast - Hopedale, and south and
East Labrador Sea - northwestern half.
Atlantic - Newfoundland Area
- Anticosti - northern half
- Anticosti - southern half
- Belle Isle Bank - northern half
- Belle Isle Bank - southern half
- Bras d'Or Lakes
- Cabot Strait
- Chaleur - Miscou
- Eastern Shore - eastern half
- East Coast
- Funk Island Bank
- Gulf - Magdalen
- Gulf - Port au Port
- Lake Melville
- Laurentian Fan
- Mid Labrador Coast - Hopedale and south
- Northeast Coast
- Northeast Gulf
- Northern Grand Banks
- Northumberland Strait
- Sable - eastern half
- Southeastern Grand Banks
- Southwestern Grand Banks
- Southwest Coast
- South Coast
- South Labrador Coast
- South Labrador Sea - northwestern half
- South Labrador Sea - southeastern half
- 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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