North Labrador Coast - Saglek and south

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 09:30 PM NST 28 February 2015

Tonight and Sunday

Wind west 15 to 20 knots diminishing to variable 10 to 15 Sunday morning.

Freezing spray warning in effect.

Over open water freezing spray ending Sunday morning.

Temperatures near minus 24.

Waves

Issued 06:00 PM NST 28 February 2015
Tonight and Sunday Mainly ice covered.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 PM NST 28 February 2015
Monday Wind variable 10 to 15 knots.
Tuesday Wind variable 10 to 15 knots increasing to northwest 25.
Wednesday Wind variable 10 to 15 knots.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EST 28 February 2015 Today Tonight and Sunday 9 plus tenths of first-year ice. 

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 10:00 AM EST 28 February 2015 Today Tonight and Sunday

Ice Edge

Ice edge estimated from Newfoundland near 4735N 5240W to 4720N 4700W
to 5145N 4825W to 5515N 5230W to 5550N 5505W to 5800N 5730W then
northward. Sea ice north and west of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

9 plus tenths of first-year ice.

 

Iceberg Bulletin

Issued 11:00 AM EST 28 February 2015

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 28 Feb estimated from Newfoundland near
4700N 5252W to 4700N 5030W to 4800N 4730W to 5000N 4645W to 5145N
4700W to 6000N 5745W.

Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 28 Feb estimated from Quebec near
5118N 5831W to Newfoundland near 5033N 5719W.

Iceberg Count

Unknown number of icebergs.
Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Freezing spray warning in effect

North Labrador Coast - Saglek and south

Issued 9:30 PM NST 28 February 2015

Moderate or severe freezing spray is occurring or expected to occur in this marine area. 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 PM NST 28 February 2015 Tonight and Sunday At 9:30 p.m. NST tonight trough located south of the East Labrador
Sea.
By 4:00 a.m. NST Sunday departing trough located southeast of the
Marine District.

At 9:30 a.m. NST Sunday approaching ridge located over Labrador.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 9:21 PM NST 28 February 2015 A trough of low pressure south of the East Labrador Sea will move
eastward out to sea tonight. Strong to gale force westerlies over
eastern waters will diminish on Sunday behind this system.

Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for the
South Labrador Sea and East Labrador Sea.

Marine interests are also advised that freezing spray warnings are in
effect for all open waters.

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