East Labrador Sea


Marine Forecast

Issued 04:00 PM NST 22 December 2014

Tonight and Tuesday

Wind northwest 30 knots diminishing to northwest 15 to 20 this evening then backing to southwest 10 to 15 late overnight.

Flurries ending late overnight.

Temperatures minus 3 to zero.


Issued 06:00 PM NST 22 December 2014
Tonight and Tuesday Seas 3 to 4 metres subsiding to 2 to 3 after midnight and to 1 to 2 Tuesday morning.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 PM NST 22 December 2014
Wednesday Wind southwest 15 knots veering to northwest 20 in the afternoon.
Thursday Wind northwest 15 to 20 knots increasing to southeast 25 late in the day.
Friday Wind southeast 45 knots.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EST 22 December 2014 Today Tonight and Tuesday Ice free. 

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 10:00 AM EST 22 December 2014 Today Tonight and Tuesday

Ice Edge

First ice edge estimated from 5100N 5710W to 5120N 5650W to 5140N 5600W to Labrador near 5200N 5550W. Sea ice east of the ice edge. Second ice edge estimated from northern peninsula near 5040N 5605W to 5100N 5540W to 5210N 5500W to 5400N 5500W to 5700N 6000W to 5800N 5900W then northward. Sea ice west of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Ice free.


Iceberg Bulletin

Issued 11:00 AM EST 22 December 2014

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 23 Dec estimated from the Labrador coast near 5330N 5605W to 5235N 5300W to 5235N 5130W to 5400N 5200W to 5700N 5300W to 6000N 5630W.

Iceberg Count

Forecasts available to mariners upon request.

No watches or warnings in effect.


Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 4:00 PM NST 22 December 2014 Tonight and Tuesday At 4:00 p.m. NST today quasi-stationary high located over western

At 4:00 p.m. NST today trough located over northern Quebec.
By 4:00 p.m. NST Tuesday trough located over the Northwest
Labrador Sea.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 3:50 PM NST 22 December 2014 Marine interests are advised that freezing spray warnings are in
effect for the South Labrador Coast, the Mid Labrador Coast, the
South Labrador Sea and the Northwest Labrador Sea - northern half.

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