North Labrador Coast - north of Saglek

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 09:30 AM NDT 30 May 2015

Today Tonight and Sunday

Wind light increasing to northwest 20 knots Sunday afternoon.

A few flurries beginning Sunday morning.

Temperatures minus 2 to plus 2.

Waves

Issued 06:00 AM NDT 30 May 2015
Today Tonight and Sunday Outside the ice edge seas 1 metre or less.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 AM NDT 30 May 2015
Monday Wind variable 15 knots.
Tuesday Wind variable 10 to 15 knots.
Wednesday Wind southeast 15 knots.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 29 May 2015 Today Tonight and Saturday 5 tenths of first-year ice including a trace of old ice except 9 plus tenths of first-year ice including a trace of old ice in the northern section. 

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Ice Forecasts

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 29 May 2015 Today Tonight and Saturday

Ice Edge

First ice edge estimated from Labrador near 5145N 5615W to
Newfoundland near 5130N 5610W. Sea ice east of the ice edge.

Second ice edge estimated from Newfoundland near 5030N 5620W to
5025N 5320W to 5440N 5210W to 5605N 5640W to 5655N 5600W to 5800N
5800W then northward. Sea ice west of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

5 tenths of first-year ice including a trace of old ice except 9
plus tenths of first-year ice including a trace of old ice in the
northern section.

 

Iceberg Bulletin

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 29 May 2015

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 29 May estimated from Newfoundland near
4652N 5555W to 4045N 5130W to 4045N 4930W to 4545N 3700W to 4745N
3700W to 5515N 4800W to 6000N 5730W.

Western iceberg limit at estimated from Quebec near 5017N 6044W to
Newfoundland near 4903N 5821W.

Iceberg Count

Unknown number of icebergs.
Warnings

No watches or warnings in effect.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 9:30 AM NDT 30 May 2015 Today Tonight and Sunday At 9:30 a.m. NDT today ridge located over Labrador Coast.
By 9:30 a.m. NDT Sunday ridge located on a line northwest-southeast
over the East Labrador Sea.

At 9:30 a.m. NDT today low 1003 mb located over central Quebec.
By 9:30 a.m. NDT Sunday low 997 mb located over the South Labrador
Coast.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 9:24 AM NDT 30 May 2015 A low pressure system approaching from the west will intensify as it
tracks across the Belle Isle Bank late Sunday. Strong to gale force
northwesterlies will develop over southern waters behind this system.

Marine interests are advised that a gale warning is in effect for the
South Labrador Coast.

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