Mid Labrador Coast - north of Hopedale

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 04:00 PM NDT 23 April 2017

Tonight and Monday

Wind variable 10 to 15 knots increasing to south 15 to 20 late overnight and to west 30 near noon Monday.

Flurries beginning Monday morning. Visibility 1 mile or less in flurries.

Risk of freezing spray Monday afternoon and evening.

Temperatures minus 5 to zero falling to minus 8 Monday afternoon.

Waves

Issued 06:00 PM NDT 23 April 2017
Tonight and Monday Mainly ice covered.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 PM NDT 23 April 2017
Tuesday Wind west 25 to 35 knots.
Wednesday Wind variable 20 knots becoming southwest 20.
Thursday Wind north 20 knots.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 23 April 2017 Today Tonight and Monday 9 plus tenths of first-year ice including a trace of old ice. 

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 23 April 2017 Today Tonight and Monday

Ice Edge

Ice edge estimated from Newfoundland near 4655N 5335W to 4640N 5345W
to 4625N 5320W to 4640N 5240W to 4920N 5145W to 5015N 5300W to 5200N
5050W to 5505N 5250W to 5700N 5700W to 5800N 5700W then
northeastward. Sea ice north and west of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

9 plus tenths of first-year ice including a trace of old ice.

 

Iceberg Bulletin

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 23 April 2017

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 23 Apr estimated from Newfoundland near
4740N 5720W to 4400N 5700W to 4045N 5200W to 4045N 4645W to 4800N
4215W to 5115N 4400W to 5300N 4945W to 5600N 4900W then eastwards.

Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 23 Apr estimated from Newfoundland
near 4736N 5909W to Anticosti Island near 5022N 6323W.

Iceberg Count

Unknown number of icebergs.
Warnings

No watches or warnings in effect.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 4:00 PM NDT 23 April 2017 Tonight and Monday At 4:00 p.m. NDT today intensifying low 999 mb located over the
eastern South Labrador Sea.
By 9:30 a.m. NDT Monday departing low 990 mb located over the
northern Northwest Labrador Sea.

At 9:30 a.m. NDT Monday trough located over eastern Labrador.
By 4:00 p.m. NDT Monday intensifying low 992 mb located over
Labrador Sea.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 3:53 PM NDT 23 April 2017 A low pressure system over the South Labrador Sea will continue to
move north tonight. Gale force southeasterlies over extreme eastern
waters will diminish Monday morning.

Marine interests are advised that a gale warning is in effect for
East Labrador Sea. Marine interests are also advised that a freezing
spray warning is in effect for South Labrador Sea.

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