North Labrador Coast - north of Saglek

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 04:00 AM NDT 04 May 2016

Today Tonight and Thursday

Wind southeast 10 to 15 knots increasing to southeast 15 to 20 this afternoon then diminishing to variable 10 to 15 late overnight.

Temperatures minus 8 to minus 2 rising to minus 2 to plus 2 Thursday morning.

Waves

Issued 06:00 AM NDT 04 May 2016
Today Tonight and Thursday Mainly ice covered.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 AM NDT 04 May 2016
Friday Wind southeast 20 knots diminishing to variable 10 to 15 late in the day.
Saturday Wind variable 15 to 20 knots increasing to southeast 25.
Sunday Wind variable 15 to 20 knots.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 3 May 2016 Today Tonight and Wednesday 9 plus tenths of first-year ice except 9 plus tenths of first-year ice including a trace of old ice in the eastern section. 

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Ice Forecasts

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 3 May 2016 Today Tonight and Wednesday

Ice Edge

Ice edge estimated from Newfoundland 4915N 5330W to 4900N 5045W to
5045N 4840W to 5520N 5140W to 5625N 5615W to 5800N 5800W then
northward. Sea ice west of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

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

 

Iceberg Bulletin

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 3 May 2016

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 3 May estimated from Newfoundland near
4708N 5256W to 4230N 5000W to 4230N 4830W to 4630N 4230W to 4900N
4200W to 5130N 4445W to 5300N 4715W to 5600N 4900W then eastwards.

Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 3 May estimated from Quebec near
5119N 5759W to Newfoundland near 5042N 5723W.

Iceberg Count

Unknown number of icebergs.
Warnings

No watches or warnings in effect.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 4:00 AM NDT 4 May 2016 Today Tonight and Thursday At 4:00 a.m. NDT today ridge located over central Labrador Sea.
By 9:30 a.m. NDT today quasi-stationary ridge located over the
East Labrador Sea.

At 9:30 a.m. NDT Thursday approaching trough located over Hudson
Strait.

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