Mid Labrador Coast - Hopedale and south

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 04:00 AM NDT 23 May 2015

Today Tonight and Sunday

Wind southeast 10 to 15 knots backing to east 15 to 20 this morning then diminishing to light this evening. Wind increasing to south 10 to 15 near noon Sunday and to variable 15 to 20 Sunday evening.

Periods of snow or rain beginning near noon and ending Sunday morning. Visibility 1 mile or less in precipitation.

Temperatures minus 2 to plus 2.

Waves

Issued 06:00 PM NDT 22 May 2015
Tonight and Saturday Outside the ice edge seas 1 to 2 metres subsiding to 1 or less this evening then building to 1 to 2 Saturday morning.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 AM NDT 23 May 2015
Monday Wind west 15 knots increasing to southwest 25 in the afternoon.
Tuesday Wind west 20 knots diminishing to southeast 15.
Wednesday Wind northwest 15 to 20 knots.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 22 May 2015 Today Tonight and Saturday 7 tenths of first-year ice including a trace of old ice except 9 tenths of first-year ice including a trace of old ice along the coast. 

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Ice Forecasts

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 22 May 2015 Today Tonight and Saturday

Ice Edge

Ice edge estimated from Newfoundland 5000N 5530W to 5040N 5405W to
4905N 5200W to 5125N 5050W to 5450N 5250W to 5630N 5700W to 5705N
5605W to 5800N 5730W then northward. Sea ice west of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

7 tenths of first-year ice including a trace of old ice except 9
tenths of first-year ice including a trace of old ice along the
coast.

 

Iceberg Bulletin

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 22 May 2015

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 22 May estimated from Newfoundland near
4652N 5555W to 4515N 5445W to 4130N 5145W to 4130N 4915W to 4530N
4045W to 4700N 4045W to 5300N 4500W to 6000N 5730W.

Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 22 May estimated from Quebec near
5019N 6015W to Newfoundland near 4922N 5814W.

Iceberg Count

Unknown number of icebergs.
Warnings

No watches or warnings in effect.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 4:00 AM NDT 23 May 2015 Today Tonight and Sunday At 4:00 a.m. NDT today ridge located on a line northwest-southeast
over the South Labrador Sea.
By 9:30 p.m. NDT tonight ridge located on a line east-west over
Labrador Sea.

At 4:00 a.m. NDT today low 997 mb located over southwestern
Newfoundland.
By 4:00 a.m. NDT Sunday low 992 mb located south of the East
Labrador Sea.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 3:49 AM NDT 23 May 2015 Marine interests are advised that all warnings have been ended.

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