Northwest Labrador Sea
Issued 09:30 AM NST 27 November 2020
Today Tonight and Saturday.
Gale warning in effect.
Wind southwest 15 to 20 knots except southwest 25 over southern sections. Wind increasing to west 35 near midnight then diminishing to west 25 Saturday afternoon.
Flurries. Visibility as low as 1 mile in flurries.
Temperatures near minus 1.
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Ice ForecastsIssued 11:00 AM EST 27 November 2020 Today Tonight and Saturday
Ice EdgeIce edge estimated from near 6200N 6415W to 6215N 6205W to 6525N
5745W then northeastward. Sea ice west of the ice edge.
Iceberg BulletinIssued 2:30 PM EST 26 November 2020
Iceberg LimitIceberg limit at 0000 UTC 27 Nov estimated from the Labrador coast
near 5145N 5621W to 5115N 5330W to 5500N 5200W to 6100N 5900W to
6200N 5400W to 5800N 4800W then eastwards.
Iceberg CountUnknown number of icebergs.
Warnings (In effect)
Northwest Labrador SeaIssued 09:30 AM NST 27 November 2020
'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 AM NST 27 November 2020 Today Tonight and Saturday At 9:30 a.m. NST today trough located over the North Labrador Coast.
By 9:30 a.m. NST Saturday trough located north of Labrador Sea.
At 9:30 a.m. NST Saturday building ridge located over Labrador.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 9:15 AM NST 27 November 2020 A trough of low pressure approaching from Ungava Bay will move over
the Northern Labrador Sea today then track north of the marine
district tonight. Gale force southwesterlies to westerlies will
develop south of this trough. Winds will diminish to strong by
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
- 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
- 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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