East Labrador Sea

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 09:30 PM NDT 24 June 2017

Tonight and Sunday.

Gale warning in effect.

Wind southeast 25 knots increasing to southeast 35 Sunday morning.

Rain and fog patches beginning Sunday morning.

Waves

Issued 06:00 PM NDT 24 June 2017
Tonight and Sunday. Seas 1 to 2 metres building to 2 to 3 near midnight and to 3 to 5 Sunday morning. Seas building to 5 to 7 Sunday afternoon.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 PM NDT 24 June 2017
Monday Wind southeast 25 to 35 knots diminishing to variable 15 in the morning.
Tuesday Wind variable 10 to 15 knots.
Wednesday Wind variable 10 to 15 knots.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 24 June 2017 Today Tonight and Sunday Forecasts available to mariners upon request. 

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 24 June 2017 Today Tonight and Sunday

Ice Edge

First ice edge estimated from Newfoundland near 5035N 5610W to 5030N
5335W to 4930N 5130W to Newfoundland near 4835N 5300W. Sea ice west
of the ice edge.

Second ice edge estimated from Labrador near 5315N 5545W to 5400N
5430W to 5800N 5900W then northward. Sea ice west of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Forecasts available to mariners upon request.

 

Iceberg Bulletin

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 24 June 2017

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 24 Jun estimated from Newfoundland near
4654N 5557W to 4430N 5545W to 4430N 5100W to 4515N 4630W to 4645N
4315W to 4800N 4315W to 5300N 4830W to 5700N 5100W then eastwards.

Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 24 Jun estimated from Quebec near
5020N 6255W to Anticosti Island near 4938N 6256W then from Anticosti
Island near 4904N 6214W to 4854N 6214W to Newfoundland near 4812N
5850W.

Iceberg Count

Forecasts available to mariners upon request.
Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Gale warning in effect

East Labrador Sea

Issued 9:30 PM NDT 24 June 2017

'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.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 9:30 PM NDT 24 June 2017 Tonight and Sunday At 9:30 p.m. NDT tonight low 990 mb located over western Labrador.
By 9:30 p.m. NDT Sunday low 980 mb located over the northwestern
Northwest Labrador Sea.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 9:20 PM NDT 24 June 2017 A low pressure system over Western Labrador will slowly track
northeastward tonight to lie over northwestern sections of the
Labrador Sea on Sunday. Strong to gale force southeasterly winds will
spread across the region ahead of this feature.

Marine interests are advised that a gale warning is in effect for the
East Labrador Sea.

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