South Labrador Coast
Issued 09:30 PM NST 21 January 2019
Tonight and Tuesday.
Gale warning in effect.
Wind northeast 35 to 45 knots backing to north 25 to 35 Tuesday evening.
Snow or freezing rain changing to snow near midnight. Visibility 1 mile or less in precipitation.
Risk of freezing spray late this evening.
Temperatures minus 7 rising to minus 2 overnight.
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Ice ForecastsIssued 10:00 AM EST 21 January 2019 Today Tonight and Tuesday
Ice EdgeIce edge estimated from Newfoundland near 4745N 5245W to 4835N 5225W
to 4950N 5310W to 5010N 5435W to 5050N 5235W to 5300N 5210W to 5325N
5130W to 5445N 5200W to 5630N 5635W to 5800N 5800W then northward.
Sea ice west of the ice edge.
9 tenths grey ice except 9 tenths grey-white ice including 1 tenth
first-year ice over the eastern sections.
Iceberg BulletinIssued 11:00 AM EST 21 January 2019
Iceberg LimitIceberg limit at 0000 UTC 22 Jan estimated from Newfoundland near
5130N 5529W to 5130N 5430W to 5245N 5030W to 5500N 5115W to 5700N
5500W then eastwards.
Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 22 Jan estimated from the Labrador
coast near 5152N 5607W to Newfoundland near 5133N 5600W.
Iceberg Count10 to 25 icebergs.
Warnings (In effect)
South Labrador CoastIssued 9:30 PM NST 21 January 2019
'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 9:30 PM NST 21 January 2019 Tonight and Tuesday At 9:30 p.m. NST tonight low 990 mb located over the Gulf of
By 9:30 a.m. NST Tuesday quasi-stationary low 993 mb located over
Belle Isle Bank.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 9:06 PM NST 21 January 2019 An intense area of low pressure over the Gulf of St. Lawrence will
very slowly track northeastward to lie over the Belle Isle Bank by
Tuesday morning. Strong to gale force northeasterlies ahead of this
feature will persist into Tuesday.
Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for all
waters except North Labrador Coast and Northwest Labrador Sea.
Marine interests are advised that freezing spray warnings are in
effect for all regions with open water.
Atlantic - Newfoundland Area
- Anticosti - eastern half
- Anticosti - western half
- Belle Isle Bank
- Bras d'Or Lakes
- Cabot Strait
- Chaleur - Miscou - eastern half
- Chaleur - Miscou - western half
- Eastern Shore - eastern half
- 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 - northwestern half
- Gulf - Port au Port - southeastern half
- Lake Melville
- Laurentian Fan
- Mid Labrador Coast
- Northeast Coast - Cape St. John and south
- Northeast Coast - north of Cape St. John
- Northeast Gulf - northwestern half
- Northeast Gulf - southeastern half
- Northern Grand Banks
- Northumberland Strait - eastern half
- Northumberland Strait - western half
- Sable - eastern 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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