Mid Labrador Coast
Issued 09:30 AM NST 22 January 2021
Today Tonight and Saturday.
Gale warning in effect.
Wind north 15 to 20 knots veering to east 25 this afternoon except north 25 over northern sections this evening. Wind becoming northeast 25 to 35 late overnight then increasing to northeast 35 to 45 near noon Saturday.
Snow changing to flurries near midnight. Visibility 1 mile or less in snow.
Temperatures minus 10 to minus 4 rising to zero this afternoon.
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Ice ForecastsIssued 10:00 AM EST 22 January 2021 Today Tonight and Saturday
Ice EdgeIce edge estimated from Newfoundland near 5105N 5545W to 5130N 5430W
to 5220N 5340W to 5500N 5445W to 5800N 5800W then northeastward. Sea
ice west of the ice edge.
Ice CoverageIce pressure warning in effect.
3 tenths grey ice except 9 tenths grey ice including 4 tenths
grey-white ice along the coast. Strong ice pressure developing
overnight and continuing Saturday along the coast.
Iceberg BulletinIssued 1:30 PM EST 22 January 2021
Iceberg LimitIceberg limit at 0000 UTC 22 Jan estimated from Newfoundland near
5049N 5604W to 5105N 5345W to 5700N 5330W to 5935N 5620W to 6430N
5530W to 6000N 5100W to 5640N 4725W then eastwards.
Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 22 Jan estimated from the Labrador
coast near 5132N 5649W to Newfoundland near 5120N 5637W.
Iceberg CountUnknown number of icebergs.
Warnings (In effect)
Mid Labrador CoastIssued 09:30 AM NST 22 January 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.
Mid Labrador CoastIssued 10:00 AM EST 22 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 AM NST 22 January 2021 Today Tonight and Saturday At 9:30 a.m. NST today trough located on a line north-south over
the South Labrador Sea.
By 4:00 a.m. NST Saturday trough located on a line
northwest-southeast over central Labrador.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 9:21 AM NST 22 January 2021 A trough of low pressure over the South Labrador Sea will move to lie
over Labrador tonight. Moderate to strong northerlies ahead of this
trough will intensify into strong to gale force easterlies in its
Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for all
waters except North Labrador Coast and Northwest Labrador Sea.
Atlantic - Labrador Area
- Belle Isle Bank - northeastern half
- Belle Isle Bank - southwestern half
- Central Brevoort - northern half
- Central Brevoort - southern half
- East Brevoort - southern half
- East Labrador Sea
- Funk Island Bank
- Lake Melville
- Mid Labrador Coast
- Northeast Coast
- Northwest Labrador Sea - northeastern 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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