East Labrador Sea
Issued 09:30 PM NST 08 December 2022
Tonight and Friday.
Gale warning in effect.
Wind southeast 30 knots except southeast 40 over northern sections tonight and Friday.
East Labrador Sea - northwestern half
East Labrador Sea - southeastern half
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Ice ForecastsIssued 10:00 AM EST 8 December 2022 Today Tonight and Friday
Ice EdgeIce edge estimated from Labrador near 5227N 5538W to 5330N 5538W to
5437N 5709W to 5602N 6013W to 6000N 6328W to 6002N 6213W then
northeastward. Sea ice west then north of the ice edge.
Iceberg BulletinIssued 1:30 PM EST 8 December 2022
Iceberg LimitIceberg limit at 0000 UTC 9 Dec estimated from the Labrador coast
near 5300N 5553W to 5300N 5400W to 5400N 5300W to 5815N 5515W to
6000N 5300W to 5800N 4620W then eastwards.
Iceberg CountUnknown number of icebergs.
Warnings (In effect)
East Labrador SeaIssued 9:30 PM NST 08 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 9:30 PM NST 8 December 2022 Tonight and Friday At 9:30 p.m. NST tonight quasi-stationary trough located on a line
north-south over Labrador.
At 9:30 p.m. NST tonight quasi-stationary ridge located on a line
northeast-southwest over Belle Isle Bank.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 9:18 PM NST 8 December 2022 A trough of low pressure will remain nearly stationary over Central
Labrador through the forecast period while a ridge of high pressure
sits southeast of the marine district. Strong to gale force
southeasterlies will persist between these two features.
Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for
Northwest Labrador Sea - southeastern half and East Labrador Sea.
Marine interests are also advised that freezing spray warnings are in
effect for Mid Labrador Coast, North Labrador Coast, and Northwest
Labrador Sea - northwestern half.
Arctic - Eastern Arctic Area
- Arviat - eastern half
- Arviat - western half
- Central Brevoort - northern half
- Central Brevoort - southern half
- Central - eastern half
- Central - western half
- Clarence - northern half
- Clarence - southern half
- Coats - northern half
- Coats - southern half
- East Baffin
- East Brevoort
- East Clyde
- East Davis - northern half
- East Davis - southern half
- East Foxe
- East Labrador Sea
- Eureka - southern half
- Frobisher Bay
- Jones - eastern half
- Jones - western half
- Kane - southern half
- Lancaster - eastern half
- Lancaster - western half
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- Navy Board
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- Northwest Labrador Sea - southeastern half
- North Labrador Coast
- Nottingham - eastern half
- Nottingham - western half
- Prince Charles
- Puvirnituq - northern half
- Puvirnituq - southern half
- Rankin - northern half
- Rankin - southern half
- Resolution - eastern half
- Resolution - western half
- Roes Welcome - northern half
- Roes Welcome - southern half
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- South Sverdrup
- South-central Hudson - eastern half
- St. Roch
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- West Brevoort - southern half
- West Clyde - northern half
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