East Labrador Sea

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 04:00 PM NDT 23 July 2017

Tonight and Monday.

Gale warning in effect.

Wind east 35 to 45 knots diminishing to east 25 to 35 near midnight then becoming northeast 25 Monday morning. Wind backing to northwest 20 Monday afternoon.

Showers and fog patches.

Waves

Issued 06:00 AM NDT 23 July 2017
Today Tonight and Monday. Seas 2 to 3 metres building to 3 to 5 this morning and to 5 to 7 this afternoon. Seas building to 7 to 9 this evening then subsiding to 5 to 7 late overnight and to 3 to 5 Monday morning. Seas subsiding to 2 to 3 Monday evening.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 PM NDT 23 July 2017
Tuesday Wind northwest 15 to 20 knots.
Wednesday Wind west 15 knots diminishing to light.
Thursday Wind light.

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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 23 July 2017

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 23 Jul estimated from Newfoundland near
4700N 5515W to 4600N 5345W to 4600N 5215W to 4745N 4445W to 5130N
4530W to 5300N 4800W to 5700N 5200W then eastwards.

Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 23 Jul estimated from Quebec near
5007N 6135W to Newfoundland near 4854N 5830W.

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Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Gale warning in effect

East Labrador Sea

Issued 4:00 PM NDT 23 July 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 23 July 2017 Tonight and Monday At 4:00 p.m. NDT today low 987 mb located over the eastern South
Labrador Sea.
By 4:00 p.m. NDT Monday low 997 mb located southeast of Labrador
Sea.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 3:51 PM NDT 23 July 2017 A low pressure system will meander over the South Labrador Sea
tonight before moving east on Monday. Strong to gale force easterly
to northwesterly winds are expected around the low tonight and
Monday.

Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for the
South Labrador Coast, Mid Labrador Coast, North Labrador Coast -
Saglek and south, South Labrador Sea - northwestern half, Northwest
Labrador Sea - southeastern half and East Labrador Sea.

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