East Labrador Sea

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 04:00 PM NDT 21 October 2017

Tonight and Sunday.

Gale warning in effect.

Wind north 35 knots except northeast 20 over southeastern sections this evening. Wind north 35 Sunday.

Showers or flurries. Visibility as low as 1 mile in precipitation.

Waves

Issued 06:00 PM NDT 21 October 2017
Tonight and Sunday. Seas 5 to 7 metres.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 PM NDT 21 October 2017
Monday Wind northwest 35 knots diminishing to northwest 25 in the afternoon.
Tuesday Wind south 15 knots.
Wednesday Wind light increasing to southeast 25 knots.

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 15 July 2017 Forecasts have ended for the season.
 

Iceberg Bulletin

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 21 October 2017

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 22 Oct estimated from the Labrador coast
near 5332N 5558W to 5315N 5130W to 5500N 5200W to 5800N 5700W to
6000N 5400W to 5800N 5100W then eastwards.

Iceberg Count

Forecasts available to mariners upon request.
Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Gale warning in effect

East Labrador Sea

Issued 4:00 PM NDT 21 October 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 4:00 PM NDT 21 October 2017 Tonight and Sunday At 4:00 p.m. NDT today deepening low 955 mb located southeast of
the Marine District.
By 4:00 p.m. NDT Sunday low 951 mb located southeast of Greenland.

At 4:00 p.m. NDT today approaching ridge located over Quebec.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 3:59 PM NDT 21 October 2017 An intense low pressure system southeast of the marine district will
move to lie southeast of Greenland overnight then remain nearly
stationary. Gale to storm force north to northwesterlies are forecast
in the wake of this feature.

Marine interests are advised that storm warnings are in effect for
South Labrador Coast and Mid Labrador Coast - Hopedale and south.
Gale warnings are in effect for all remaining waters except Lake
Melville and North Labrador Coast - north of Saglek.

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