South Labrador Sea
Issued 04:00 AM NST 18 January 2021
Today Tonight and Tuesday.
Gale warning in effect.
Wind southeast 35 knots diminishing to southeast 25 this afternoon and to southeast 15 to 20 this evening. Wind southeast 15 to 20 Tuesday.
Rain ending this evening. Flurries Tuesday.
Temperatures minus 2 to plus 2.
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Ice ForecastsIssued 10:00 AM EST 17 January 2021 Today Tonight and Monday
Ice EdgeIce edge estimated from Newfoundland near 5105N 5545W to 5220N 5340W
to 5500N 5445W to 5800N 5730W then northeastward. Sea ice west of
the ice edge.
Bergy water except 8 tenths grey ice including 1 tenth grey-white
ice in the extreme western section.
Iceberg BulletinIssued 2:30 PM EST 17 January 2021
Iceberg LimitIceberg limit at 0000 UTC 18 Jan estimated from the Labrador coast
near 5151N 5607W to 5145N 5400W to 5700N 5400W to 5935N 5620W to
6430N 5530W to 6000N 5100W to 5640N 4725W then eastwards.
Iceberg CountUnknown number of icebergs.
Warnings (In effect)
South Labrador SeaIssued 04:00 AM NST 18 January 2021
'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 AM NST 18 January 2021 Today Tonight and Tuesday At 4:00 a.m. NST today trough located on a line northwest-southeast
over Funk Island Bank.
By 4:00 a.m. NST Tuesday trough located on a line
northwest-southeast over the Northwest Labrador Sea.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 3:34 AM NST 18 January 2021 A trough of low pressure over Funk Island Bank will move to lie over
Northwest Labrador Sea Tuesday morning. Strong to gale force
southeasterlies ahead of the trough will diminish to moderate to
strong southerlies in its wake.
Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for the
Atlantic - Newfoundland Area
- Banquereau - northwestern half
- Banquereau - southeastern half
- Belle Isle Bank
- Bras d'Or Lakes
- Cabot Strait
- Chaleur - Miscou
- Eastern Shore
- East Coast
- Funk Island Bank
- Gulf - Magdalen
- Gulf - Port au Port
- Lake Melville
- Laurentian Fan - northwestern half
- Laurentian Fan - southeastern half
- Mid Labrador Coast
- 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 - northern half
- South Labrador Coast - southern half
- South Labrador Sea
- Strait of Belle Isle - eastern half
- Strait of Belle Isle - western half
- 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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