South Labrador Sea
Issued 09:30 PM NST 22 January 2021
Tonight and Saturday.
Gale warning in effect.
Wind east 25 to 35 knots increasing to east 35 to 45 near midnight then backing to northeast 45 Saturday afternoon.
Showers or flurries.
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Ice ForecastsIssued 10:00 AM EST 22 January 2021 Today Tonight and Saturday
Ice EdgeIce edge estimated from Newfoundland near 5105N 5545W to 5130N 5430W
to 5220N 5340W to 5500N 5445W to 5800N 5800W then northeastward. Sea
ice west of the ice edge.
Bergy water except 3 tenths grey ice including 1 tenth grey-white
ice in the extreme western section.
Iceberg BulletinIssued 2:19 PM EST 22 January 2021
Iceberg LimitIceberg limit at 0000 UTC 23 Jan estimated from Newfoundland near
5049N 5604W to 5105N 5345W to 5700N 5330W to 6300N 5800W to 6415N
5600W to 5720N 4700W then eastwards.
Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 23 Jan estimated from the Labrador
coast near 5132N 5649W to Newfoundland near 5120N 5637W.
Iceberg CountUnknown number of icebergs.
Warnings (In effect)
South Labrador SeaIssued 9:30 PM NST 22 January 2021
'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 PM NST 22 January 2021 Tonight and Saturday At 9:30 p.m. NST tonight trough located on a line north-south over
the Mid Labrador Coast.
By 4:00 a.m. NST Saturday dissipating trough located over Labrador.
At 9:30 p.m. NST tonight low 986 mb located over Funk Island Bank.
By 4:00 p.m. NST Saturday low 983 mb located over the Quebec Lower
Marine Weather StatementIssued 9:22 PM NST 22 January 2021 A trough of low pressure over the Mid Labrador Coast will dissipate
as it moves to lie over Labrador overnight. Strong northwesterlies
ahead of this trough will shift to gale force northeasterlies to
easterlies in its wake. These winds will persist through the day on
Saturday as a low passes south of the marine district.
Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for all
waters except North Labrador Coast and Northwest Labrador Sea.
Atlantic - Newfoundland Area
- Anticosti - eastern half
- Anticosti - western half
- Banquereau - northern half
- Banquereau - southern half
- Belle Isle Bank - northeastern half
- Belle Isle Bank - southwestern half
- 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
- Lake Melville
- Laurentian Fan - eastern half
- Laurentian Fan - western half
- Mid Labrador Coast
- Northeast Coast
- Northeast Gulf
- Northern Grand Banks
- Northumberland Strait - eastern half
- Northumberland Strait - western half
- Southeastern Grand Banks
- Southwestern Grand Banks
- Southwest Coast
- South Coast
- South Labrador Coast - northern half
- South Labrador Coast - southern half
- 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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