Mid Labrador Coast

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 09:30 AM NDT 30 April 2016

Today Tonight and Sunday

Wind northwest 25 knots diminishing to northwest 15 near midnight and to light Sunday morning.

Flurries ending this afternoon. Visibility as low as 1 mile in flurries.

Temperatures zero falling to minus 5 near midnight then rising to zero Sunday morning.

Waves

Issued 06:00 AM NDT 30 April 2016
Today Tonight and Sunday Mainly ice covered.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 AM NDT 30 April 2016
Monday Wind variable 10 to 15 knots.
Tuesday Wind light becoming south 15 knots.
Wednesday Wind southeast 15 to 20 knots.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 30 April 2016 Today Tonight and Sunday Ice pressure warning in effect. 9 plus tenths of first-year ice including a trace of old ice. Strong ice pressure today easing Sunday morning. 

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 30 April 2016 Today Tonight and Sunday

Ice Edge

Ice edge estimated from Newfoundland 4915N 5330W to 4920N 5140W to
5055N 4850W to 5520N 5140W to 5625N 5615W to 5755N 5730W then
northward. Sea ice west of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Ice pressure warning in effect.

9 plus tenths of first-year ice including a trace of old ice. Strong
ice pressure today easing Sunday morning.

 

Iceberg Bulletin

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 30 April 2016

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 30 Apr estimated from Newfoundland near
4644N 5305W to 4330N 4945W to 4330N 4745W to 4515N 4115W to 4630N
4030W to 4845N 4200W to 5000N 4300W to 5300N 4730W to 5600N 4900W
then eastwards.

Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 30 Apr estimated from Quebec near
5119N 5759W to Newfoundland near 5042N 5723W.

Iceberg Count

Unknown number of icebergs.
Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Ice pressure warning in effect

Mid Labrador Coast

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 30 April 2016

Navigators in this marine area should be on the lookout for hazardous ice conditions and take necessary safety precautions. Please refer to the latest ice forecasts for further details and continue to monitor the situation through Canadian Coast Guard radio stations.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 9:30 AM NDT 30 April 2016 Today Tonight and Sunday At 9:30 a.m. NDT today low 989 mb located over southeastern Belle
Isle Bank.
By 4:00 a.m. NDT Sunday low 996 mb located southeast of Greenland.

At 9:30 a.m. NDT today quasi-stationary ridge located over Quebec.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 9:17 AM NDT 30 April 2016 Marine interests are advised that all gale warnings have been ended.

Marine interests are also advised that a freezing spray warning is in
effect for the North Labrador Coast.

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