South Labrador Sea
Issued 09:30 PM NST 26 January 2020
Tonight and Monday.
Wind northwest 25 knots diminishing to northwest 15 to 20 Monday morning.
Flurries. Visibility 1 mile or less in flurries.
Freezing spray warning in effect.
Over open water freezing spray.
Temperatures minus 13 to minus 5.
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Ice ForecastsIssued 10:00 AM EST 26 January 2020 Today Tonight and Monday
Ice EdgeIce edge estimated from Newfoundland near 4835N 5300W to 4930N 5225W
to 5025N 5455W to 5100N 5235W to 5505N 5215W to 5625N 5555W to 5800N
5730W then northeastward. Sea ice west of the ice edge.
Bergy water except 5 tenths grey-white ice including including a
trace of first-year ice in the western section.
Iceberg BulletinIssued 11:00 AM EST 26 January 2020
Iceberg LimitIceberg limit at 0000 UTC 26 Jan estimated from the Labrador coast
near 5222N 5537W to 5330N 5245W to 5500N 5306W to 5700N 5600W then
Iceberg CountUnknown number of icebergs.
Warnings (In effect)
South Labrador SeaIssued 9:30 PM NST 26 January 2020
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 9:30 PM NST 26 January 2020 Tonight and Monday At 9:30 p.m. NST tonight quasi-stationary trough located off
At 9:30 p.m. NST tonight quasi-stationary ridge located over
Marine Weather StatementIssued 9:23 PM NST 26 January 2020 Strong to gale force northwesterlies will persist over much of the
Labrador Sea tonight between a trough of low pressure off the coast
of Greenland and a ridge of high pressure along the Labrador coast.
Winds will diminish somewhat on Monday as the trough slowly weakens.
Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for
Northwest Labrador Sea and East Labrador Sea.
Marine interests are also advised that freezing spray warnings are in
effect for the 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
- Northeast Coast
- Northwest Labrador Sea - northern half
- Northwest Labrador Sea - southern 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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