Mid Labrador Coast


Marine Forecast

Issued 09:30 AM NDT 21 August 2017

Today Tonight and Tuesday.

Wind northwest 20 knots increasing to northwest 30 near noon then diminishing to north 15 to 20 near midnight. Wind diminishing to variable 10 to 15 Tuesday morning.

Showers ending this evening.


Issued 06:00 AM NDT 21 August 2017

Mid Labrador Coast - Hopedale and south

Today Tonight and Tuesday. Seas 2 to 3 metres.

Mid Labrador Coast - north of Hopedale

Today Tonight and Tuesday. Seas 2 to 3 metres building to 3 to 4 this morning then subsiding to 2 to 3 near midnight. Seas subsiding to 1 to 2 Tuesday evening.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 AM NDT 21 August 2017
Wednesday Wind variable 10 to 15 knots increasing to east 25 in the afternoon.
Thursday Wind variable 15 knots.
Friday Wind northwest 20 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 20 August 2017

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 20 Aug estimated from Newfoundland near
4643N 5311W to 4700N 5100W to 5100N 4830W to 5200N 4845W to 5300N
4930W to 5700N 5400W then eastwards.

Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 20 Aug estimated from Quebec near
5125N 5757W to Newfoundland near 5049N 5654W.

Iceberg Count

Unknown number of icebergs.

No watches or warnings in effect.


Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 9:30 AM NDT 21 August 2017 Today Tonight and Tuesday At 9:30 a.m. NDT today low 993 mb located over central Labrador Sea.
By 4:00 a.m. NDT Tuesday low 993 mb located east of Labrador Sea.

At 9:30 a.m. NDT today trough from low located on a line
northeast-southwest over northern Labrador Sea.
By 4:00 p.m. NDT today departing trough from low located north of
Labrador Sea.

At 9:30 p.m. NDT tonight approaching ridge located over the
Torngat Mountains.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 9:34 AM NDT 21 August 2017 A low pressure system over the Central Labrador Sea will continue
eastward across the marine district today. Strong to gale force
southeasterlies ahead of the low will shift to strong to gale force
northeast to northwesterlies in its wake.

Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for the
North Labrador Coast, Northwest Labrador Sea, and East Labrador Sea.

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