South Labrador Sea
Issued 06:13 PM NST 27 November 2020
Tonight and Saturday.
Gale warning in effect.
Wind southwest 35 to 45 knots veering to west 35 this evening then diminishing to west 25 late overnight. Wind diminishing to west 15 to 20 Saturday afternoon and to light Saturday evening.
Showers this evening.
Temperatures near zero.
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Ice ForecastsIssued 10:00 AM EST 27 November 2020 Today Tonight and Saturday
Ice EdgeIce edge estimated from Labrador near 5335N 5605W to 5500N 5720W to
5530N 5930W to 6030N 6405W then northward. Sea ice west of the ice
Iceberg BulletinIssued 2:30 PM EST 27 November 2020
Iceberg LimitIceberg limit at 0000 UTC 28 Nov estimated from Newfoundland near
5123N 5530W to 5115N 5315W to 5500N 5200W to 6100N 5900W to 6200N
5400W to 5800N 4800W then eastwards.
Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 28 Nov estimated from the Labrador
coast near 5150N 5610W to Newfoundland near 5136N 5556W.
Iceberg CountUnknown number of icebergs.
Warnings (In effect)
South Labrador SeaIssued 6:13 PM NST 27 November 2020
'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 NST 27 November 2020 Tonight and Saturday At 4:00 p.m. NST today trough located over Labrador Sea.
By 9:30 a.m. NST Saturday trough located north of Labrador Sea.
At 9:30 a.m. NST Saturday building ridge located over Labrador.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 6:17 PM NST 27 November 2020 A trough of low pressure over the Northern Labrador Sea will track
north of the marine district tonight. Gale force southwesterlies to
westerlies will diminish to strong by Saturday morning.
Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for the
Atlantic - Newfoundland Area
- 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
- Funk Island Bank
- Gulf - Magdalen - eastern half
- Gulf - Magdalen - western half
- Gulf - Port au Port
- Lake Melville
- Laurentian Fan
- Mid Labrador Coast
- Northeast Coast - Cape St. John and south
- Northeast Coast - north of Cape St. John
- 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
- 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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