Northwest Labrador Sea
Issued 04:00 PM NST 07 December 2019
Tonight and Sunday.
Wind northwest 30 knots diminishing to variable 15 to 20 Sunday evening.
Flurries. Visibility as low as 1 mile in flurries.
Freezing spray warning in effect.
Freezing spray over northwestern sections late this afternoon tonight and Sunday.
Temperatures minus 5 to zero.
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Ice ForecastsIssued 11:00 AM EST 7 December 2019 Today Tonight and Sunday
Ice EdgeIce edge estimated from 6145N 6345W to 6230N 6000W to 6610N 5740W
then northward. Sea ice west of the ice edge.
Iceberg BulletinIssued 11:00 AM EST 7 December 2019
Iceberg LimitIceberg limit at 0000 UTC 8 Dec estimated from the Labrador coast
near 5145N 5622W to 5145N 5500W to 5230N 5400W to 5445N 5400W to
5800N 5700W to 5900N 5700W to 6000N 5300W to 5800N 4900W then
Iceberg CountUnknown number of icebergs.
Warnings (In effect)
Northwest Labrador SeaIssued 4:00 PM NST 07 December 2019
Moderate or severe freezing spray is occurring or expected to occur in this marine area. 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 PM NST 7 December 2019 Tonight and Sunday At 4:00 p.m. NST today intensifying trough located south of
By 4:00 p.m. NST Sunday trough located on a line northeast-southwest
over Belle Isle Bank.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 3:43 PM NST 7 December 2019 An intensifying trough of low pressure just south of Makkovik will
slowly drift southwards throughout the forecast period. Strong to
gale force north to northwesterlies will develop over southern waters
tonight and Sunday morning in its wake.
Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for
South Labrador Coast and Mid Labrador Coast.
Marine interests are also advised that freezing spray warnings are in
effect for all waters except Lake Melville and East Labrador Sea.
Atlantic - Labrador Area
- Belle Isle Bank
- Central Brevoort - northern half
- Central Brevoort - southern half
- East Brevoort - southern half
- East Labrador Sea
- Funk Island Bank
- Lake Melville
- Mid Labrador Coast
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