South Labrador Sea
Issued 09:30 PM NST 16 January 2021
Tonight and Sunday.
Wind southwest 25 knots diminishing to southwest 15 to 20 near midnight and to light Sunday morning. Wind increasing to southeast 15 to 20 Sunday afternoon and to southeast 25 Sunday evening.
Flurries Sunday evening.
Freezing spray warning in effect.
Freezing spray over western sections late this evening.
Temperatures minus 7 to minus 1 rising to zero Sunday afternoon.
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Ice ForecastsIssued 10:00 AM EST 16 January 2021 Today Tonight and Sunday
Ice EdgeIce edge estimated from Newfoundland near 5105N 5545W to 5220N 5340W
to 5540N 5525W to 5800N 5730W then northeastward. Sea ice west of
the ice edge.
Bergy water except 8 tenths grey ice including 1 tenth grey-white
ice in the extreme western section.
Iceberg BulletinIssued 2:30 PM EST 16 January 2021
Iceberg LimitIceberg limit at 0000 UTC 17 Jan estimated from the Labrador coast
near 5201N 5546W to 5145N 5400W to 5700N 5400W to 5935N 5620W to
6430N 5530W to 6000N 5100W to 5640N 4725W then eastwards.
Iceberg CountUnknown number of icebergs.
Warnings (In effect)
South Labrador SeaIssued 9:30 PM NST 16 January 2021
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 9:30 PM NST 16 January 2021 Tonight and Sunday At 9:30 p.m. NST tonight trough located on a line
northeast-southwest over the Northwest Labrador Sea.
By 4:00 a.m. NST Sunday weakening trough located on a line
northeast-southwest over Labrador Sea.
By 4:00 p.m. NST Sunday approaching trough located on a line
northwest-southeast over Cabot Strait.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 9:12 PM NST 16 January 2021 Marine interests are advised that freezing spray warnings are in
effect for Mid Labrador Coast, South Labrador Sea, and Northwest
Atlantic - Newfoundland Area
- Banquereau - eastern half
- Banquereau - western half
- Belle Isle Bank
- Bras d'Or Lakes
- Cabot Strait - northern half
- Cabot Strait - southern half
- Chaleur - Miscou
- Eastern Shore - eastern half
- East Coast - Cape St. Francis and south
- East Coast - north of Cape St. Francis
- Funk Island Bank
- Gulf - Magdalen - eastern half
- Gulf - Magdalen - western half
- Gulf - Port au Port
- Lake Melville
- Laurentian Fan - eastern half
- Laurentian Fan - western half
- Mid Labrador Coast
- Northeast Coast
- Northeast Gulf
- Northern Grand Banks - eastern half
- Northern Grand Banks - western half
- Northumberland Strait - eastern half
- Northumberland Strait - western half
- Sable - eastern half
- Southeastern Grand Banks - eastern half
- Southeastern Grand Banks - western half
- 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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