South Labrador Sea
Issued 04:00 PM NDT 04 October 2022
Tonight and Wednesday.
Gale warning in effect.
Wind west 35 knots diminishing to west 25 Wednesday evening.
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Ice ForecastsIssued 10:00 AM EDT 13 July 2022
Ice EdgeIce edge is outside the forecast region.
Forecasts available to mariners upon request.
Iceberg BulletinIssued 2:30 PM EDT 4 October 2022
Iceberg LimitIceberg limit at 0000 UTC 5 Oct estimated from Newfoundland near
4956N 5533W to 4945N 4715W to 5200N 4745W to 5600N 5100W to 5845N
5545W to 6035N 5145W to 5840N 4500W then eastwards.
Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 5 Oct estimated from the Labrador
coast near 5139N 5638W to Newfoundland near 5126N 5618W.
Iceberg CountUnknown number of icebergs.
Warnings (In effect)
South Labrador SeaIssued 4:00 PM NDT 04 October 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.
Technical Marine SynopsisIssued 4:00 PM NDT 4 October 2022 Tonight and Wednesday At 4:00 p.m. NDT today trough located on a line northwest-southeast
over the coast of Greenland.
By 4:00 p.m. NDT Wednesday trough located on a line east-west over
the coast of Greenland.
At 4:00 p.m. NDT today ridge located on a line northwest-southeast
over James Bay.
By 4:00 p.m. NDT Wednesday ridge located on a line
northwest-southeast over western Quebec.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 4:25 PM NDT 4 October 2022 A trough of low pressure will remain stationary along the coast of
Greenland tonight before pivoting into the Labrador Sea on Wednesday.
Strong to gale force westerly winds will persist over most waters due
to this feature.
Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for all
waters except Lake Melville, South Labrador Coast and Mid Labrador
Coast - Hopedale and south.
Atlantic - Newfoundland Area
- Banquereau - northern half
- Banquereau - southern half
- Belle Isle Bank
- Bras d'Or Lakes
- Cabot Strait
- 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
- Lake Melville
- Laurentian Fan
- Mid Labrador Coast - Hopedale and south
- Northeast Coast - Cape St. John and south
- Northeast Coast - north of Cape St. John
- Northeast Gulf
- Northern Grand Banks
- Northumberland Strait
- Southeastern Grand Banks
- Southwestern Grand Banks
- Southwest Coast
- South Coast
- South Labrador Coast
- South Labrador Sea
- Strait of Belle Isle
- 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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