Mid Labrador Coast
Issued 04:00 AM NST 09 December 2019
Today Tonight and Tuesday.
Wind southwest 25 knots veering to west 30 this morning then diminishing to variable 10 to 15 late overnight. Wind increasing to southeast 20 Tuesday morning and to east 30 Tuesday afternoon. Wind diminishing to east 20 Tuesday evening except west 20 over southern sections.
Flurries ending this morning. Snow Tuesday. Visibility as low as 1 mile in snow.
Freezing spray warning in effect.
Freezing spray ending overnight.
Temperatures minus 8 to minus 4 rising to zero Tuesday evening.
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Ice ForecastsIssued 10:00 AM EST 8 December 2019 Today Tonight and Monday
Ice EdgeIce edge estimated from Newfoundland near 4915N 5330W to 4945N 5405W
to 5010N 5520W to 5310N 5510W to 5505N 5710W to 5615N 6030W to 5750N
6125W to 6025N 6420W then northwestward. Sea ice southwest then west
of the ice edge.
Bergy water except 2 tenths new ice along parts of the coast.
Iceberg BulletinIssued 11:00 AM EST 8 December 2019
Iceberg LimitIceberg limit at 0000 UTC 9 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)
Mid Labrador CoastIssued 04:00 AM NST 09 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 AM NST 9 December 2019 Today Tonight and Tuesday At 4:00 a.m. NST today low 993 mb located over the East Labrador
By 4:00 p.m. NST today dissipating low 990 mb located north of
the Marine District.
By 4:00 p.m. NST today building ridge located on a line east-west
By 9:30 p.m. NST tonight approaching trough located on a line
east-west over southern Quebec.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 3:50 AM NST 9 December 2019 A low pressure system over the East Labrador Sea will cause gale
force westerlies in the vicinity of the low. Winds will diminish this
morning as the low tracks north of the district.
Later today, a ridge of high pressure will build over Labrador.
Gale force westerlies will develop over northwestern waters between
the exiting low and the building ridge.
An east-west trough of low pressure will move north across Labrador
on Tuesday. Strong to gale force east to southeasterlies will develop
ahead of the trough.
Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for
North Labrador Coast, Northwest Labrador Sea and East Labrador Sea -
Marine interests are also advised that freezing spray warnings are in
effect for all waters except East Labrador Sea.
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- Belle Isle Bank
- Bras d'Or Lakes
- Cabot Strait
- Chaleur - Miscou
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- East Coast
- Funk Island Bank
- Gulf - Magdalen
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- Lake Melville
- Laurentian Fan
- Arctic - Eastern Arctic
- Arctic - Western Arctic
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- Atlantic - Newfoundland
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