South Labrador Sea
Issued 04:00 PM NST 15 December 2019
Tonight and Monday.
Storm warning in effect.
Wind east 35 to 45 knots increasing to east 50 this evening then diminishing to southeast 15 to 20 near noon Monday.
Snow becoming rain or snow near midnight and ending near noon Monday. Fog patches forming late overnight and dissipating Monday morning. Visibility 1 mile or less in precipitation and in fog patches.
Temperatures near plus 2.
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Ice ForecastsIssued 10:00 AM EST 15 December 2019 Today Tonight and Monday
Ice EdgeIce edge estimated from Newfoundland near 4840N 5305W to 4940N 5325W
to 5005N 5510W to 5310N 5510W to 5445N 5635W to 5605N 5950W to 5935N
6250W to 6010N 6250W to 6020N 6230W then northeastward. Sea ice
southwest then west of the ice edge.
Iceberg BulletinIssued 11:00 AM EST 15 December 2019
Iceberg LimitIceberg limit at 0000 UTC 16 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)
South Labrador SeaIssued 4:00 PM NST 15 December 2019
'Storm' force winds of 48 to 63 knots are 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 15 December 2019 Tonight and Monday At 4:00 p.m. NST today intensifying low 968 mb located over
By 4:00 a.m. NST Monday low 962 mb located near Hopedale.
At 4:00 p.m. NST today ridge located on a line northwest-southeast
over the East Labrador Sea.
By 9:30 p.m. NST tonight dissipating ridge located east of the
Marine Weather StatementIssued 3:54 PM NST 15 December 2019 An intense low pressure system currently lying south of Labrador City
will cross the Labrador Interior tonight and then become slow-moving
over the Mid Labrador Coast Monday morning. Gale to storm force east
to southeasterlies will become strong southwesterly to its south on
Marine interests are advised that storm warnings are in effect for
the Labrador Sea. Gale warnings are in effect for all remaining
waters except Lake Melville.
Marine interests are also advised that a freezing spray warning is in
effect for Lake Melville.
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 - Hopedale and south
- Mid Labrador Coast - north of Hopedale
- Northeast Coast
- 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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