South Labrador Sea
Issued 04:00 PM NST 03 December 2022
Tonight and Sunday.
Gale warning in effect.
Wind south 35 knots backing to southeast 35 to 45 Sunday morning.
Snow becoming rain or snow Sunday morning. Visibility as low as 1 mile in snow.
Temperatures minus 2 rising to plus 3 Sunday morning.
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Ice ForecastsIssued 10:00 AM EST 3 December 2022 Today Tonight and Sunday
Ice EdgeIce edge estimated from Labrador near 5227N 5538W to 5330N 5538W to
5437N 5709W to 5602N 6013W to 6000N 6328W to 6022N 6229W then
northeastward. Sea ice west then north of the ice edge.
Iceberg BulletinIssued 1:30 PM EST 3 December 2022
Iceberg LimitIceberg limit at 0000 UTC 4 Dec estimated from the Labrador coast
near 5149N 5612W to 5130N 5500W to 5130N 5315W to 5230N 5245W to
5400N 5315W to 5815N 5545W to 6000N 5310W to 5745N 4700W then
Iceberg CountUnknown number of icebergs.
Warnings (In effect)
South Labrador SeaIssued 4:00 PM NST 03 December 2022
'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 PM NST 3 December 2022 Tonight and Sunday At 4:00 p.m. NST today trough located over eastern Ontario.
By 4:00 p.m. NST Sunday low 994 mb located over central Labrador.
At 4:00 p.m. NST today ridge located over the East Labrador Sea.
By 9:30 p.m. NST tonight departing ridge located east of the East
Marine Weather StatementIssued 3:51 PM NST 3 December 2022 A trough approaching from the southwest will develop into a low
pressure system over Western Labrador by Sunday morning. The low will
then track northward towards the Torngats by Sunday night. Strong to
gale force south to southeasterlies will spread across all waters
ahead of this feature.
Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for all
Atlantic - Newfoundland Area
- Anticosti - eastern half
- Anticosti - western half
- Belle Isle Bank
- Bras d'Or Lakes
- Cabot Strait - northern half
- Cabot Strait - southern half
- Chaleur - Miscou - eastern half
- Chaleur - Miscou - western half
- Eastern Shore - eastern half
- East Coast
- Funk Island Bank
- Gulf - Magdalen - eastern half
- Gulf - Magdalen - western half
- Gulf - Port au Port
- 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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