Language selection

Features

My Weather Profile Weather Topics  | 

South Labrador Sea

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 09:30 PM NDT 23 October 2020

Tonight and Saturday.

Gale warning in effect.

Wind northwest 20 knots diminishing to light late overnight then increasing to south 15 Saturday morning. Wind increasing to southeast 35 Saturday afternoon.

Snow or rain Saturday afternoon and evening. Visibility 1 mile or less in precipitation.

Waves

Issued 06:00 PM NDT 23 October 2020
Tonight and Saturday. Seas 2 to 3 metres except 3 to 4 over eastern sections tonight. Seas building to 3 to 4 Saturday afternoon.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 PM NDT 23 October 2020
Sunday Wind southwest 25 to 35 knots veering to northwest 35 to 45 in the afternoon.
Monday Wind northwest 45 knots diminishing to northwest 25 to 35.
Tuesday Wind northwest 20 knots.

Stay connected

ATOM

Weather Conditions

Skip Image

Zoom-in to make a selection

Map of Atlantic - Newfoundland marine weather areas Banquereau - 44139 East Chedabucto Bay - 44488 West Chedabucto Bay - 44489 Blanc-Sablon Airport Cap Whittle Chevery Natashquan Airport Heath Point Îles de la Madeleine Airport Miscou Island Eskasoni (First Nations) Grand Étang Ingonish Beach North Mountain St.Paul Island J.A. Douglas McCurdy Sydney Airport Charlottetown Airport East Point North Cape Argentia Bonavista Burgeo Cape Race Corner Brook Daniel's Harbour Englee Ferolle Point La Scie Port aux Basques Rocky Harbour Sagona Island St. Anthony Airport St. John's Int'l Airport St. Lawrence Stephenville Airport Twillingate Winterland Branch Hill Wreckhouse Grates Cove Pool's Island Marticot Island Long Pond Cartwright Airport Mary's Harbour
Legend:
buoy Buoy
land station Land Station
Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 19 July 2020 Forecasts have ended for the season.
 

Iceberg Bulletin

Issued 2:30 PM EDT 23 October 2020

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 24 Oct estimated from the Labrador coast
near 5153N 5602W to 5145N 5430W to 5215N 5300W to 5500N 5030W to
5630N 5100W to 5700N 5500W to 6100N 5900W to 6200N 5600W to 5900N
5000W then eastwards.

Iceberg Count

Unknown number of icebergs.
Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Gale warning in effect

South Labrador Sea

Issued 9:30 PM NDT 23 October 2020

'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.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 9:30 PM NDT 23 October 2020 Tonight and Saturday At 9:30 p.m. NDT tonight quasi-stationary trough located over
southwestern Greenland.

At 9:30 p.m. NDT tonight low 1003 mb located over western Quebec.
By 9:30 p.m. NDT Saturday low 987 mb located east of Nain.

At 9:30 p.m. NDT tonight ridge located over central Labrador.
By 9:30 p.m. NDT Saturday departing ridge located east of Labrador
Sea.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 9:10 PM NDT 23 October 2020 A trough of low pressure over Southwestern Greenland will remain
nearly stationary tonight. Meanwhile, a ridge of high pressure will
approach the marine district from the west. Strong to gale force
northwesterlies over the East Labrador Sea will diminish tonight as
the ridge approaches.

A low pressure system will approach from the west on Saturday and
move over the Labrador Sea later Saturday night. Strong to gale force
southeasterlies will develop ahead of the low Saturday afternoon and
shift to southwesterly in its wake.

Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for
South Labrador Coast, Mid Labrador Coast, South Labrador Sea, and
East Labrador Sea.

Atlantic - Newfoundland Area

Another Region

What we are doing

Date modified: