South Labrador Sea
Issued 09:30 AM NST 25 February 2018
Today Tonight and Monday.
Wind northwest 25 knots diminishing to northwest 15 to 20 near noon then backing to southwest 15 to 20 this evening. Wind backing to south 25 near noon Monday.
Flurries ending late overnight. Visibility 1 mile or less in flurries.
Freezing spray warning in effect.
Outside the ice edge occasional freezing spray today and tonight. Freezing spray over western sections Monday afternoon and evening.
Temperatures minus 14 to minus 6 rising to minus 10 to minus 2 Monday evening.
South Labrador Sea - northwestern half
South Labrador Sea - southeastern half
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Ice ForecastsIssued 10:00 AM EST 25 February 2018 Today Tonight and Monday
Ice EdgeIce edge estimated from Newfoundland near 4805N 5255W to 4645N 5045W
to 4655N 4730W to 5130N 4845W to 5455N 5210W to 5600N 5530W to 5800N
5800W then northward. Sea ice north and west of the ice edge.
Bergy water except 8 tenths of first-year ice in the western
Iceberg BulletinIssued 11:00 AM EST 24 February 2018
Iceberg LimitIceberg limit at 0000 UTC 24 Feb estimated from Newfoundland near
4640N 5309W to 4645N 4800W to 5000N 4630W to 5115N 4630W to 5700N
5330W then eastwards.
Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 24 Feb estimated from Newfoundland
near 5134N 5600W to the Labrador coast near 5154N 5600W.
Iceberg CountNo confirmed icebergs except 26 to 50 icebergs northwest of the
Warnings (In effect)
South Labrador SeaIssued 09:30 AM NST 25 February 2018
Moderate or severe freezing spray is occurring or expected to occur in this marine area. 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 NST 25 February 2018 Today Tonight and Monday At 9:30 a.m. NST today dissipating low 1006 mb located southeast
At 9:30 a.m. NST today ridge located over western Labrador.
By 4:00 a.m. NST Monday departing ridge located on a line
north-south over eastern Labrador Sea.
At 9:30 a.m. NST today departing trough located southeast of the
Marine Weather StatementIssued 9:16 AM NST 25 February 2018 Marine interests are advised that all gale warnings have ended.
Marine interests are also advised that freezing spray warnings are in
effect for the Labrador Sea.
Atlantic - Newfoundland Area
- Anticosti - eastern half
- Anticosti - western half
- Banquereau - northern half
- Banquereau - southern half
- Belle Isle Bank
- Bras d'Or Lakes
- Cabot Strait - northern half
- Cabot Strait - southern half
- Chaleur - Miscou
- Eastern Shore
- East Coast - Cape St. Francis and south
- East Coast - north of Cape St. Francis
- Funk Island Bank - eastern half
- Funk Island Bank - western half
- Gulf - Magdalen - eastern half
- Gulf - Magdalen - western half
- Gulf - Port au Port
- Lake Melville
- Laurentian Fan
- Mid Labrador Coast - Hopedale and south
- 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
- Arctic - Eastern Arctic
- Arctic - Western Arctic
- Atlantic - Labrador
- Atlantic - Maritimes
- Atlantic - Newfoundland
- Great Lakes - Lake Erie and Lake Ontario
- Great Lakes - Lake Huron
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