North Labrador Coast

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 04:00 AM NDT 19 October 2017

Today Tonight and Friday.

Wind variable 10 to 15 knots increasing to southeast 15 to 20 this morning and to southeast 30 this afternoon except variable 15 over southern sections overnight. Wind diminishing to north 25 Friday morning.

Periods of snow beginning this afternoon. Visibility 1 mile or less in snow.

Waves

Issued 06:00 PM NDT 18 October 2017
Tonight and Thursday. Seas 1 metre or less building to 1 to 2 near noon Thursday and to 2 to 3 Thursday evening.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 AM NDT 19 October 2017
Saturday Wind north 25 to 35 knots.
Sunday Wind northwest 25 knots diminishing to northwest 15.
Monday Wind southeast 25 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 18 October 2017

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 19 Oct estimated from the Labrador coast
near 5332N 5558W to 5330N 5200W to 5500N 5200W to 5800N 5700W to
6000N 5400W to 5800N 5100W then eastwards.

Iceberg Count

Unknown number of icebergs.
Warnings

No watches or warnings in effect.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 4:00 AM NDT 19 October 2017 Today Tonight and Friday At 4:00 a.m. NDT today ridge located on a line north-south over
central Labrador.
By 4:00 a.m. NDT Friday departing ridge located over the East
Labrador Sea.

At 4:00 a.m. NDT today low 982 mb located over Hudson Bay.
By 4:00 a.m. NDT Friday low 986 mb located over Ungava Bay.

At 4:00 a.m. NDT today departing trough located southeast of the
Marine District.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 3:47 AM NDT 19 October 2017 A low pressure system over Hudson Bay will approach the district
today and tonight before crossing the South Labrador Sea on Friday.
Strong southeasterlies will develop ahead of the low and shift to
strong to gale force north to northwesterlies in its wake.

Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for Mid
Labrador Coast and South Labrador Sea.

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