South Labrador Sea
Issued 04:00 AM NST 26 February 2024
Today Tonight and Tuesday.
Wind southwest 25 knots diminishing to southwest 15 to 20 this afternoon then veering to west 25 Tuesday morning.
Flurries. Visibility 1 mile or less in flurries.
Freezing spray warning in effect.
Over open water freezing spray over western sections today and Tuesday.
Temperatures minus 8 to zero.
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Ice ForecastsIssued 10:00 AM EST 25 February 2024 Today Tonight and Monday
Ice EdgeIce edge estimated from Newfoundland near 4806N 5251W to 4842N 5008W
to 5500N 5049W to 5724N 5723W to 6011N 5858W to 6200N 5653W then
northward. Sea ice west of the ice edge.
Bergy water except 7 tenths grey-white ice including 2 tenths
first-year ice in the extreme southwestern section. 9 tenths
first-year ice including a trace of old ice in the extreme
Iceberg BulletinIssued 2:27 PM EST 25 February 2024
Iceberg LimitIceberg limit at 0000 UTC 26 Feb estimated from Newfoundland near
4645N 5305W to 4720N 4955W to 5000N 4730W to 5250N 4805W to 5815N
5730W to 5935N 5305W to 5635N 4510W then eastwards.
Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 26 Feb estimated from Quebec near
5112N 5850W to Newfoundland near 4955N 5741W.
Iceberg CountUnknown number of icebergs.
Warnings (In effect)
South Labrador SeaIssued 04:00 AM NST 26 February 2024
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 26 February 2024 Today Tonight and Tuesday At 4:00 a.m. NST today departing low 982 mb located east of
At 4:00 a.m. NST today intensifying trough located over Ungava Bay.
By 4:00 a.m. NST Tuesday deepening low 1002 mb located over the
East Labrador Sea.
At 4:00 a.m. NST today ridge located on a line north-south over
the Northwest Labrador Sea.
By 9:30 a.m. NST today departing ridge located over the East
Marine Weather StatementIssued 3:44 AM NST 26 February 2024 A trough of low pressure will approach the district from the west,
intensifying into a low pressure system as it crosses the Labrador
Sea on Tuesday. Strong to gale force northwesterlies are briefly
expected behind the low as it moves into the East Labrador Sea
Marine interests are advised that a gale warning is in effect for
East Labrador Sea.
Marine interests are also advised that freezing spray warnings are in
effect for the Labrador Sea.
Atlantic - Newfoundland Area
- Belle Isle Bank
- Bras d'Or Lakes
- Cabot Strait
- Chaleur - Miscou - eastern half
- Chaleur - Miscou - western half
- Eastern Shore - eastern half
- 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
- Northeast Coast
- Northeast Gulf - northwestern half
- Northeast Gulf - southeastern half
- Northern Grand Banks
- Northumberland Strait - eastern half
- Northumberland Strait - western half
- Sable - eastern half
- Southeastern Grand Banks
- Southwestern Grand Banks
- Southwest Coast
- South Coast
- South Labrador Coast
- South Labrador Sea
- Strait of Belle Isle - eastern half
- Strait of Belle Isle - western half
- 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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