Mid Labrador Coast - north of Hopedale

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 04:00 PM NST 29 January 2015

Tonight and Friday

Wind northwest 25 knots diminishing to west 15 this evening and to light after midnight. Wind becoming south 15 Friday morning.

Freezing spray warning in effect.

Over open water freezing spray ending this evening.

Temperatures minus 22 to minus 14.

Waves

Issued 06:00 AM NST 29 January 2015
Today Tonight and Friday Mainly ice covered.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 PM NST 29 January 2015
Saturday Wind northwest 15 to 20 knots.
Sunday Wind southeast 25 knots diminishing to variable 10 to 15 late in the day.
Monday Wind variable 10 to 15 knots increasing to southwest 25.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EST 29 January 2015 Today Tonight and Friday 9 plus tenths of first-year ice. 

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 10:00 AM EST 29 January 2015 Today Tonight and Friday

Ice Edge

Ice edge estimated from Newfoundland near 4835N 5300W to 5035N 5000W to 5400N 5055W to 5545N 5515W to 5800N 5730W then northward. Sea ice west of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

9 plus tenths of first-year ice.

 

Iceberg Bulletin

Issued 11:00 AM EST 29 January 2015

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 29 Jan estimated from Newfoundland near 4810N 5255W to 5000N 4800W to 5200N 4800W to 6000N 5800W. Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 29 Jan estimated from the Labrador coast near 5200N 5600W to Newfoundland near 5130N 5600W.

Iceberg Count

Unknown number of icebergs.
Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Freezing spray warning in effect

Mid Labrador Coast

Issued 4:00 PM NST 29 January 2015

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 4:00 PM NST 29 January 2015 Tonight and Friday At 4:00 p.m. NST today trough located over Labrador Sea.
By 8:00 p.m. NST tonight trough located east of the Marine District.

At 4:00 p.m. NST today high located over Labrador.
By 4:00 p.m. NST Friday high 1025 mb located southeast of Labrador
Sea.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 3:52 PM NST 29 January 2015 Marine interests are advised that freezing spray warnings are in
effect for all open waters.

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