South Labrador Coast


Marine Forecast

Issued 09:30 AM NST 12 November 2018

Today Tonight and Tuesday.

Gale warning in effect.

Wind northwest 25 to 35 knots and locally gusts to 45 along the coast. Wind becoming northwest 35 to 45 this afternoon then diminishing to northwest 25 to 35 Tuesday morning. Wind becoming northwest 25 Tuesday afternoon then diminishing to west 10 to 15 Tuesday evening.

Flurries or showers ending Tuesday afternoon.

Temperatures near zero.


Issued 06:00 AM NST 12 November 2018
Today Tonight and Tuesday. Seas 3 to 5 metres building to 5 to 7 this evening then subsiding to 3 to 5 Tuesday morning.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 AM NST 12 November 2018
Wednesday Wind light increasing to east 35 to 45 knots in the afternoon.
Thursday Wind northwest 50 knots.
Friday Wind northwest 25 knots.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 4 August 2018 Forecasts available to mariners upon request. 

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 4 August 2018

Ice Coverage

Forecasts available to mariners upon request.


Iceberg Bulletin

Issued 11:00 AM EST 12 November 2018

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 13 Nov estimated from the Labrador coast
near 5300N 5552W to 4900N 4830W to 5000N 4700W to 5730N 5330W to
5800N 5630W to 6000N 6000W to 6100N 5400W to 5800N 5000W then

Iceberg Count

No confirmed icebergs except less than 10 icebergs northeast of the
iceberg limit.

Warnings (In effect)

Gale warning in effect

South Labrador Coast

Issued 09:30 AM NST 12 November 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 Synopsis

Issued 9:30 AM NST 12 November 2018 Today Tonight and Tuesday At 9:30 a.m. NST today low 971 mb located over southeastern Belle
Isle Bank.
By 10:00 a.m. NST Tuesday low 978 mb located east of Belle Isle

At 4:00 a.m. NST Tuesday approaching ridge located west of Labrador.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 9:17 AM NST 12 November 2018 An intense low pressure system over Southeastern Belle Isle Bank
Will continue eastwards today and Tuesday. Gale force north to
northwesterlies will gradually diminish throughout the forecast
period as a ridge builds in from the west and the low continues out
to sea.

Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for all

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