Language selection

Weather shortcuts

Northwest Labrador Sea

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 09:30 AM NDT 13 April 2024

Today Tonight and Sunday.

Gale warning in effect.

Wind northeast 15 to 20 knots veering to east 25 this afternoon then increasing to east 35 late overnight. Wind east 35 Sunday.

Snow or rain this afternoon tonight and Sunday.

Temperatures minus 3 to plus 2 rising to plus 4 Sunday evening.

Waves

Issued 06:00 AM NDT 13 April 2024
Today Tonight and Sunday. Outside the ice edge seas 1 to 2 metres building to 2 to 3 this evening and to 3 to 5 late overnight.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 AM NDT 13 April 2024
Monday Wind northeast 25 to 35 knots diminishing to variable 15 to 20 late in the day.
Tuesday Wind variable 15 to 20 knots increasing to northwest 25.
Wednesday Wind northwest 25 knots.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 13 April 2024 Today Tonight and Sunday Bergy water except 7 tenths first-year ice including a trace of old ice in the western and northern sections. 

[ Canadian Ice Service ]

Stay connected

ATOM

Weather Conditions

Skip Image

Zoom-in to make a selection

Map of Arctic - Eastern Arctic marine weather areas Baker Lake Airport Chesterfield Inlet Airport Coral Harbour Airport Gjoa Haven Airport Kugaaruk Airport Rankin Inlet Airport Shepherd Bay Airport Whale Cove Airport Arctic Bay Brevoort Island Qikiqtarjuaq Airport Kinngait (Cape Dorset Airport) Cape Dyer Cape Hooper Cape Liverpool Clyde River Airport Cape Mercy Fort Ross Grise Fiord Airport Sanirajak (Hall Beach Airport) Igloolik Airport Iqaluit Airport Kimmirut Airport Longstaff Bluff Pangnirtung Airport Pond Inlet Airport Naujaat Resolute Airport Rowley Island Airport Taloyoak Airport Wager Bay Akulivik Airport Ivujivik Airport Puvirnituq Airport Aupaluk Airport Kangiqsujuaq Airport Kangirsuk Airport Kangiqsualujjuaq Airport Quaqtaq Airport Salluit Airport Tasiujaq Airport Cape Kakkiviak Cape Kiglapait Nain Airport Saglek
Legend:
buoy Buoy
land station Land Station
Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 13 April 2024 Today Tonight and Sunday

Ice Edge

First ice edge estimated from Newfoundland near 4934N 5429W to 5213N
5203W to 5510N 5227W to 5700N 5730W to 5945N 5900W to 6200N 5615W
then northeastward. Sea ice west of the ice edge.

Second ice edge estimated from 6155N 5254W to 6101N 5312W to 5938N
5115W to 5840N 4909W then eastward. Sea ice east of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Bergy water except 7 tenths first-year ice including a trace of old
ice in the western and northern sections.

 

Iceberg Bulletin

Issued 3:27 PM EDT 12 April 2024

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 13 Apr estimated from Newfoundland near
4725N 5445W to 4530N 5430W to 4440N 4620W to 4600N 4525W to 5030N
4530W to 5445N 4940W to 5620N 4915W then eastwards.

Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 13 Apr estimated from Quebec near
5017N 6036W to Newfoundland near 4852N 5817W.

Iceberg Count

Unknown number of icebergs.
Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Gale warning in effect

Northwest Labrador Sea

Issued 09:30 AM NDT 13 April 2024

'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 AM NDT 13 April 2024 Today Tonight and Sunday At 9:30 a.m. NDT today intensifying trough located on a line
northeast-southwest over the Mid Labrador Coast.
By 9:30 a.m. NDT Sunday trough located on a line east-west over
the South Labrador Sea.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 9:29 AM NDT 13 April 2024 A trough of low pressure over the Mid Labrador Coast will strengthen
as is it shifts into the South Labrador Sea today. Strong to gale
force east to northeasterlies will develop to the north of the trough
tonight.

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

Arctic - Eastern Arctic Area

Another Region

Date modified: