South Labrador Sea
Issued 09:30 AM NDT 24 September 2018
Today Tonight and Tuesday.
Gale warning in effect.
Wind northwest 45 knots diminishing to northwest 35 near midnight and to northwest 25 Tuesday morning. Wind diminishing to variable 15 Tuesday evening.
Rain or snow changing to a few showers this evening. Visibility as low as 1 mile 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 24 September 2018
Iceberg LimitIceberg limit at 0000 UTC 25 Sep estimated from Newfoundland near
4915N 5331W to 5000N 4700W to 5100N 4700W to 5800N 5700W.
Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 25 Sep estimated from the Labrador
coast near 5142N 5625W to Newfoundland near 5128N 5614W.
Iceberg CountUnknown number of icebergs.
Warnings (In effect)
South Labrador SeaIssued 09:30 AM NDT 24 September 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 9:30 AM NDT 24 September 2018 Today Tonight and Tuesday At 9:30 a.m. NDT today low 980 mb located over the East Labrador
By 4:00 a.m. NDT Tuesday low 993 mb located south of Greenland.
At 9:30 a.m. NDT today departing trough from 980 mb low located
east of the Marine District.
At 4:00 a.m. NDT Tuesday approaching ridge located over western
Marine Weather StatementIssued 9:18 AM NDT 24 September 2018 An intense low pressure system over the East Labrador Sea will weaken
as it slowly tracks eastwards today. Strong to gale force
northwesterly winds will persist behind low today before diminishing
Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for all
waters except Lake Melville.
Atlantic - Newfoundland Area
- Belle Isle Bank
- Bras d'Or Lakes
- Cabot Strait
- Chaleur - Miscou
- Eastern Shore - eastern half
- East Coast - Cape St. Francis and south
- East Coast - north of Cape St. Francis
- Funk Island Bank
- Gulf - Magdalen - northeastern half
- Gulf - Magdalen - southwestern half
- Gulf - Port au Port
- Lake Melville
- 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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