North Labrador Coast

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 09:30 AM NDT 03 May 2015

Today Tonight and Monday

Gale warning in effect.

Wind southeast 15 knots increasing to southeast 25 late overnight and to southeast 35 Monday morning. Wind diminishing to west 15 to 20 Monday evening.

Snow or rain beginning near noon Monday and ending Monday evening. Visibility 1 mile or less in precipitation.

Temperatures minus 4 to plus 1.

Waves

Issued 06:00 AM NDT 03 May 2015
Today Tonight and Monday Mainly ice covered.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 AM NDT 03 May 2015
Tuesday Wind northwest 15 to 20 knots.
Wednesday Wind northwest 15 to 20 knots.
Thursday Wind northwest 15 knots.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 3 May 2015 Today Tonight and Monday 9 tenths of first-year ice including a trace of old ice. 

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 3 May 2015 Today Tonight and Monday

Ice Edge

Ice edge estimated from 4830N 5305W to 4740N 5100W to 4800N 4930W to
5300N 5400W to 5340N 5230W to 5450N 5230W to 5630N 5630W to 5800N
5730W then northward. Sea ice north and west of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

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

 

Iceberg Bulletin

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 3 May 2015

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 3 May estimated from Newfoundland near
4650N 5400W to 4500N 5345W to 4215N 4945W to 4215N 4830W to 4600N
3600W to 4730N 3600W to 5100N 3830W to 6000N 5630W.

Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 3 May estimated from Quebec near
5014N 6000W to Newfoundland near 4934N 5755W.

Iceberg Count

Unknown number of icebergs.
Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Gale warning in effect

North Labrador Coast

Issued 09:30 AM NDT 03 May 2015

'Gale' force winds of 34 to 47 knots are occurring or expected to occur in this marine area. Watch for updated statements. 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 9:30 AM NDT 3 May 2015 Today Tonight and Monday At 9:30 a.m. NDT today ridge located on a line east-west over Funk
Island Bank.
By 4:00 a.m. NDT Monday departing ridge located south of the
Marine District.

At 9:30 a.m. NDT today trough located over the South Labrador Coast.
By 9:30 a.m. NDT Monday trough located over Belle Isle Bank.

By 4:00 a.m. NDT Monday approaching trough located over northern
Quebec.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 9:22 AM NDT 3 May 2015 A trough of low pressure will move eastward across Northern Quebec
overnight tonight and on Monday. Strong to gale force southeasterlies
will develop ahead of this feature on Monday.

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

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