East Labrador Sea

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 09:30 PM NDT 28 March 2017

Tonight and Wednesday

Wind northwest 15 to 20 knots except north 30 over southern sections. Wind becoming north 25 near midnight.

Flurries. Visibility 1 mile or less in flurries.

Freezing spray warning in effect.

Freezing spray over northern sections late this evening overnight and Wednesday.

Temperatures minus 5 to plus 2.

Waves

Issued 06:00 PM NDT 28 March 2017

East Labrador Sea - northern half

Tonight and Wednesday Seas 2 to 3 metres.

East Labrador Sea - southern half

Tonight and Wednesday Seas 4 to 6 metres subsiding to 3 to 4 Wednesday afternoon.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 PM NDT 28 March 2017
Thursday Wind northwest 25 knots.
Friday Wind northwest 25 knots.
Saturday Wind north 20 knots.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 28 March 2017 Today Tonight and Wednesday Forecasts available to mariners upon request. 

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 28 March 2017 Today Tonight and Wednesday

Ice Edge

Ice edge estimated from Newfoundland near 4730N 5235W to 4655N 4740W
to 4730N 4650W to 5210N 5100W to 5535N 5220W to 5630N 5615W to 5800N
5700W then northward. Sea ice north and west of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Forecasts available to mariners upon request.

 

Iceberg Bulletin

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 28 March 2017

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 28 Mar estimated from Newfoundland near
4715N 5259W to 4630N 4700W to 4715N 4400W to 5000N 4400W to 5145N
4545W to 5300N 5000W to 5600N 5200W then eastwards.

Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 28 Mar estimated from Newfoundland
near 4856N 5830W to Quebec near 5012N 6039W.

Iceberg Count

Forecasts available to mariners upon request.
Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Freezing spray warning in effect

East Labrador Sea

Issued 9:30 PM NDT 28 March 2017

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.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 9:30 PM NDT 28 March 2017 Tonight and Wednesday At 9:30 p.m. NDT tonight low 978 mb located east of the Flemish Cap.
By 4:00 a.m. NDT Wednesday departing low located southeast of the
Marine District.

At 9:30 p.m. NDT tonight ridge located on a line north-south over
central Labrador.
By 4:00 p.m. NDT Wednesday ridge located on a line east-west over
northern Labrador.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 9:15 PM NDT 28 March 2017 Marine interests are advised that all gale warnings have ended.

Marine interests are also advised that freezing spray warnings are in
effect for South Labrador Sea - western half and East Labrador Sea.

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