North Labrador Coast
Issued 09:30 PM NST 17 January 2021
Tonight and Monday.
Wind east 15 to 20 knots veering to southeast 25 late overnight. Wind southeast 25 Monday.
Flurries changing to snow near midnight. Visibility 1 mile or less in precipitation.
Over open water risk of freezing spray late this evening.
Temperatures minus 8 to minus 4 rising to zero Monday morning.
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Ice ForecastsIssued 10:00 AM EST 17 January 2021 Today Tonight and Monday
Ice EdgeIce edge estimated from Newfoundland near 5105N 5545W to 5220N 5340W
to 5500N 5445W to 5800N 5730W then northeastward. Sea ice west of
the ice edge.
Ice CoverageIce pressure warning in effect.
9 tenths grey-white ice except 9 tenths grey-white ice including 1
tenth first-year ice in the northern section. Strong ice pressure
developing in the pack ice overnight and continuing Monday.
Iceberg BulletinIssued 2:30 PM EST 17 January 2021
Iceberg LimitIceberg limit at 0000 UTC 18 Jan estimated from the Labrador coast
near 5151N 5607W to 5145N 5400W to 5700N 5400W to 5935N 5620W to
6430N 5530W to 6000N 5100W to 5640N 4725W then eastwards.
Iceberg CountUnknown number of icebergs.
Warnings (In effect)
North Labrador CoastIssued 10:00 AM EST 17 January 2021
Navigators in this marine area should be on the lookout for hazardous ice conditions and take necessary safety precautions. Please refer to the latest ice forecasts for further details and continue to monitor the situation through Canadian Coast Guard radio stations.
Technical Marine SynopsisIssued 9:30 PM NST 17 January 2021 Tonight and Monday At 9:30 p.m. NST tonight trough located on a line
northwest-southeast over Newfoundland.
By 4:00 p.m. NST Monday trough located on a line northwest-southeast
over the South Labrador Sea.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 9:10 PM NST 17 January 2021 A trough of low pressure approaching from the southwest will cross
the Labrador Sea on Monday. Strong to gale force southeasterlies will
develop ahead of the trough tonight. Winds will diminish to a strong
southeasterly in the wake of the trough for most areas on Monday.
Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for the
Hudson - Hudson Bay Area
- Arviat - eastern half
- Arviat - western half
- Belcher - northern half
- Belcher - southern half
- Central - eastern half
- Central - western half
- Churchill - eastern half
- Churchill - western half
- Coats - northern half
- Coats - southern half
- East Foxe
- Frobisher Bay
- James Bay - northern half
- James Bay - southern half
- Lake Winnipegosis
- Lake Winnipeg - north basin
- Northwest Labrador Sea - northern half
- North Labrador Coast
- Nottingham - eastern half
- Nottingham - western half
- 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 Hudson - eastern half
- South Hudson - western half
- South-central Hudson - eastern half
- South-central Hudson - western half
- Ungava - eastern half
- Ungava - western half
- West Brevoort - southern half
- West Foxe
- York - eastern half
- York - western half
- 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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