Marine Synopsis for Labrador


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FQCN11 CYQX 131930
Technical marine synopsis for Labrador issued by Environment
Canada at 4:00 p.m. NST Wednesday 13 December 2017 for tonight
and Thursday.
The next scheduled synopsis will be issued at 9:30 p.m. NST.

Systems position.
At 4:00 p.m. NST today intensifying low 974 mb located over New
Brunswick.
By 4:00 p.m. NST Thursday low 965 mb located over western Labrador.

At 4:00 p.m. NST today trough from 974 mb low located over the
Maritimes.
By 4:00 p.m. NST Thursday trough from 965 mb low located on a line
east-west over the South Labrador Sea.

At 4:00 p.m. NST today ridge located over Labrador Sea.
By 4:00 a.m. NST Thursday departing ridge located east of Labrador
Sea.

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FQCN21 CYQX 131920
Marine weather statement for Labrador issued by Environment Canada at
3:50 P.M. NST Wednesday 13 December 2017.

A low pressure system over the Gaspé Peninsula will intensify as it
moves to lie over Western Labrador tonight then remain nearly
stationary. A warm front associated with the low will move to lie
over the Labrador Sea by Thursday afternoon. Strong to gale force
easterlies will spread northward tonight ahead of the low and
increase to gale to storm force as the warm front approaches.
Winds will shift to strong to gale force southerlies behind the warm
front.

Marine interests are advised that storm warnings are in effect for
South Labrador Coast, Mid Labrador Coast, South Labrador Sea,
Northwest Labrador Sea - southern half, and East Labrador Sea.
Gale warnings are in effect for all remaining waters.

Marine interests are also advised that freezing spray warnings are in
effect for Lake Melville and Mid Labrador Coast.

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FQCN21 CYQX 131245
Marine weather statement for Labrador issued by Environment Canada at
9:15 A.M. NST Wednesday 13 December 2017.

A low pressure system over Southern New Brunswick will intensify as
it moves to lie over Western Labrador later today then remain
quasi-stationary. A warm front associated with the low will move to
lie over the Labrador Sea by Thursday afternoon. Strong to gale force
easterlies will develop over most waters today ahead of the low and
increase to gale to storm force as the warm front approaches.
Winds will shift to strong to gale force southerlies behind the warm
front.

Marine interests are advised that storm warnings are in effect for
South Labrador Coast, Mid Labrador Coast, South Labrador Sea,
Northwest Labrador Sea - southern half, and East Labrador Sea.
Gale warnings are in effect for all remaining waters.

Marine interests are also advised that freezing spray warnings are in
effect for Lake Melville, Mid Labrador Coast, North Labrador Coast,
and Northwest Labrador Sea - northern half.

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