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South Labrador Coast

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 09:30 AM NST 03 December 2022

Today Tonight and Sunday.

Gale warning in effect.

Wind southwest 15 to 20 knots backing to south 25 this afternoon then increasing to southeast 35 this evening. Wind increasing to southeast 35 to 45 Sunday afternoon.

Snow or rain Sunday evening.

Temperatures minus 4 rising to plus 1 this evening.

Waves

Issued 06:00 AM NST 03 December 2022
Today Tonight and Sunday. Seas 2 to 3 metres subsiding to 1 to 2 this morning then building to 2 to 3 this afternoon. Seas building to 3 to 5 late overnight.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 AM NST 03 December 2022
Monday Wind southeast 25 knots diminishing to northwest 10 to 15 in the afternoon.
Tuesday Wind south 15 to 20 knots.
Wednesday Wind south 10 to 15 knots increasing to south 15 to 20.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EST 3 December 2022 Today Tonight and Sunday Bergy water except 1 tenth new ice along parts of the coast. Consolidated grey ice in some bays. 

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 10:00 AM EST 3 December 2022 Today Tonight and Sunday

Ice Edge

Ice edge estimated from Labrador near 5227N 5538W to 5330N 5538W to
5437N 5709W to 5602N 6013W to 6000N 6328W to 6022N 6229W then
northeastward. Sea ice west then north of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Bergy water except 1 tenth new ice along parts of the coast.
Consolidated grey ice in some bays.

 

Iceberg Bulletin

Issued 1:30 PM EST 3 December 2022

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 4 Dec estimated from the Labrador coast
near 5149N 5612W to 5130N 5500W to 5130N 5315W to 5230N 5245W to
5400N 5315W to 5815N 5545W to 6000N 5310W to 5745N 4700W then
eastwards.

Iceberg Count

Less than 10 icebergs.
Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Gale warning in effect

South Labrador Coast

Issued 09:30 AM NST 03 December 2022

'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.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 9:30 AM NST 3 December 2022 Today Tonight and Sunday At 9:30 a.m. NST today departing trough located over the East
Labrador Sea.

At 9:30 a.m. NST today trough located south of James Bay.
By 9:30 a.m. NST Sunday low 994 mb located over western Labrador.

At 9:30 a.m. NST today ridge located over central Labrador Sea.
By 9:30 p.m. NST tonight departing ridge located east of the East
Labrador Sea.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 9:24 AM NST 3 December 2022 A trough approaching from the west will develop into a low pressure
system over Western Labrador by Sunday morning and then track
northward during the day Sunday. Strong to gale force south to
southeasterlies will spread across all waters this afternoon and
tonight ahead of this feature.

Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for all
waters.

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