North Labrador Coast
Issued 04:00 AM NST 27 February 2021
Today Tonight and Sunday.
Gale warning in effect.
Wind southwest 15 to 20 knots with gusts to 25 near fjords. Wind becoming south 15 to 20 early this morning then increasing to south 25 this afternoon except northwest 35 over northern sections this evening. Wind increasing to northwest 25 to 35 near midnight except northwest 15 to 20 over southern sections Sunday morning. Wind diminishing to variable 10 to 15 near noon Sunday.
Flurries tonight and Sunday morning. Visibility as low as 1 mile in flurries.
Risk of freezing spray today tonight and Sunday morning.
Temperatures minus 20 to minus 15 rising to minus 10 to minus 5 this afternoon then falling to minus 24 to minus 16 this evening.
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Ice ForecastsIssued 10:00 AM EST 26 February 2021 Today Tonight and Saturday
Ice EdgeIce edge estimated from Newfoundland near 4839N 5303W to 4920N 5247W
to 4955N 5334W to 5347N 5131W to 5803N 5800W then northeastward. Sea
ice west of the ice edge.
9 tenths first-year ice.
Iceberg BulletinIssued 2:23 PM EST 26 February 2021
Iceberg LimitIceberg limit at 0000 UTC 27 Feb estimated from Newfoundland near
4726N 5244W to 4635N 4915W to 4735N 4755W to 5430N 5130W to 6010N
5700W to 6020N 5550W to 5710N 5050W to 5540N 4550W then eastwards.
Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 27 Feb estimated from Newfoundland
near 5112N 5606W to the Labrador coast near 5200N 5700W.
Iceberg CountUnknown number of icebergs.
Warnings (In effect)
North Labrador CoastIssued 04:00 AM NST 27 February 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 27 February 2021 Today Tonight and Sunday At 4:00 a.m. NST today departing trough located east of Funk
At 4:00 p.m. NST today trough located over the North Labrador Coast.
By 4:00 p.m. NST Sunday trough located southeast of the East
At 4:00 a.m. NST today ridge located over the Gulf of St. Lawrence.
By 4:00 p.m. NST today departing ridge located southeast of
Marine Weather StatementIssued 3:49 AM NST 27 February 2021 A trough of low pressure will approach the district from Northern
Quebec today before tracking across the Labrador Sea tonight and
Sunday. Gale force northwesterlies will develop over northwestern
waters this evening in the wake of the trough.
Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for
North Labrador Coast, Northwest Labrador Sea, and East Labrador Sea.
Marine interests are also advised that freezing spray warnings are in
effect for the Labrador Sea.
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 - northern half
- East Brevoort - southern half
- East Clyde - northern half
- East Clyde - southern half
- 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
- Mid Labrador Coast
- Navy Board
- Northwest Labrador Sea
- 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
- South Labrador Sea
- South Sverdrup
- South-central Hudson - eastern half
- St. Roch
- West Baffin
- West Brevoort - northern half
- West Brevoort - southern half
- West Clyde - northern half
- West Clyde - southern half
- West Davis - northern half
- West Davis - southern half
- West Foxe
- 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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