South Labrador Coast
Issued 09:30 AM NST 15 December 2019
Today Tonight and Monday.
Gale warning in effect.
Wind southeast 35 to 45 knots diminishing to southeast 20 near midnight then veering to southwest 15 to 20 late overnight. Wind diminishing to light Monday evening.
Snow changing to rain and fog patches this afternoon and ending Monday morning. Visibility 1 mile or less in snow and in fog patches.
Temperatures minus 2 rising to plus 3 near midnight then falling to minus 5 Monday evening.
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Ice ForecastsIssued 10:00 AM EST 14 December 2019 Today Tonight and Sunday
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 6045N 6245W then northeastward. Sea ice southwest then west
of the ice edge.
Bergy water except 2 tenths new ice in sheltered bays along parts of
Iceberg BulletinIssued 11:00 AM EST 14 December 2019
Iceberg LimitIceberg limit at 0000 UTC 15 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 CountLess than 10 icebergs.
Warnings (In effect)
South Labrador CoastIssued 09:30 AM NST 15 December 2019
'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.
Technical Marine SynopsisIssued 9:30 AM NST 15 December 2019 Today Tonight and Monday At 9:30 a.m. NST today intensifying low 972 mb located west of
By 4:00 a.m. NST Monday low 966 mb located over the Mid Labrador
At 9:30 a.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 9:15 AM NST 15 December 2019 An intense low pressure system currently lying west of Anticosti
Island will cross the Labrador Interior tonight to lie over the Mid
Labrador Coast by Monday morning. Gale to storm force east to
southeasterlies will spread across most waters ahead of this system.
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 - Newfoundland Area
- Anticosti - northern half
- Anticosti - southern half
- Belle Isle Bank
- Bras d'Or Lakes
- Cabot Strait - northern half
- Cabot Strait - southern half
- Chaleur - Miscou - eastern half
- Chaleur - Miscou - western half
- Eastern Shore
- East Coast - Cape St. Francis and south
- East Coast - north of Cape St. Francis
- Funk Island Bank
- Gulf - Magdalen
- Gulf - Port au Port
- 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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