North Labrador Coast - north of Saglek

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 04:00 AM NDT 26 June 2017

Today Tonight and Tuesday.

Wind west 20 knots with gusts to 35 near fjords. Wind diminishing to variable 10 to 15 this morning except southwest 20 over southern sections today and tonight. Wind variable 10 to 15 Tuesday.

Showers and fog patches.

Waves

Issued 06:00 PM NDT 25 June 2017
Tonight and Monday. Seas 2 to 3 metres.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 AM NDT 26 June 2017
Wednesday Wind northwest 15 knots.
Thursday Wind northwest 15 knots.
Friday Wind light increasing to northwest 20 knots.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 25 June 2017 Today Tonight and Monday Bergy water except 2 tenths of first-year ice including a trace of old ice in the northeastern section. 

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 25 June 2017 Today Tonight and Monday

Ice Edge

Ice edge estimated from Labrador near 5420N 5735W to 5450N 5620W to
5645N 6020W to 5735N 6035W to 5800N 5900W then northward. Sea ice
west of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Bergy water except 2 tenths of first-year ice including a trace of
old ice in the northeastern section.

 

Iceberg Bulletin

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 25 June 2017

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 25 Jun estimated from Newfoundland near
4654N 5557W to 4430N 5545W to 4430N 5100W to 4515N 4630W to 4645N
4315W to 4800N 4315W to 5300N 4830W to 5700N 5100W then eastwards.

Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 25 Jun estimated from Quebec near
5020N 6255W to Anticosti Island near 4938N 6256W then from Anticosti
Island near 4904N 6214W to 4854N 6214W to Newfoundland near 4812N
5850W.

Iceberg Count

Unknown number of icebergs.
Warnings

No watches or warnings in effect.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 4:00 AM NDT 26 June 2017 Today Tonight and Tuesday At 4:00 a.m. NDT today low 981 mb located over the Northwest
Labrador Sea.
By 4:00 a.m. NDT Tuesday weakening low 994 mb located over the
North Labrador Coast.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 3:52 AM NDT 26 June 2017 A broad area of low pressure stretching from northwesternmost waters
to Ungava Bay will eventually start moving eastward on Tuesday.
Strong to gale force southeasterly winds over northeasternmost parts
of the East Labrador Sea will diminish today as the low weakens.

Marine interests are advised that a gale warning is in effect for the
East Labrador Sea.

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