East Labrador Sea

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 09:30 PM NST 16 January 2017

Tonight and Tuesday

Wind northwest 15 to 20 knots.

Flurries. Visibility 1 mile or less in flurries.

Freezing spray warning in effect.

Freezing spray.

Temperatures minus 10 to minus 4.

Waves

Issued 06:00 PM NST 16 January 2017
Tonight and Tuesday Seas 2 to 3 metres subsiding to 1 to 2 Tuesday morning.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 PM NST 16 January 2017
Wednesday Wind northwest 15 knots backing to southwest 15 to 20 in the afternoon.
Thursday Wind southwest 15 to 20 knots.
Friday Wind southwest 15 knots.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:04 AM EST 16 January 2017 Today Tonight and Tuesday Forecasts available to mariners upon request. 

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 10:04 AM EST 16 January 2017 Today Tonight and Tuesday

Ice Edge

Ice edge estimated from Newfoundland near 4840N 5305W to 4930N 5310W
to 5000N 5400W to 5305N 5120W to 5500N 5245W to 5600N 5550W to 5800N
5730W then northward. Sea ice west of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Forecasts available to mariners upon request.

 

Iceberg Bulletin

Issued 11:00 AM EST 16 January 2017

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 17 Jan estimated from Newfoundland near
5100N 5600W to 5045N 5000W to 5200N 4900W to 5300N 5000W to 5700N
5500W then eastwards.

Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 17 Jan estimated from the Labrador
coast near 5128N 5649W to Newfoundland near 5118N 5640W.

Iceberg Count

Forecasts available to mariners upon request.
Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Freezing spray warning in effect

East Labrador Sea

Issued 9:30 PM NST 16 January 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 NST 16 January 2017 Tonight and Tuesday At 9:30 p.m. NST tonight low 1004 mb located northwest of Anticosti
Island.
By 4:00 p.m. NST Tuesday low 1004 mb located northeast of
Newfoundland.

By 4:00 a.m. NST Tuesday building ridge located over northern
Labrador.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 9:16 PM NST 16 January 2017 Marine interests are advised that freezing spray warnings are in
effect for all open waters except the North Labrador Coast.

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