North Labrador Coast - Saglek and south

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 04:00 AM NDT 23 June 2017

Today Tonight and Saturday.

Wind variable 10 to 15 knots becoming southeast 10 to 15 near noon then increasing to southeast 20 this evening. Wind diminishing to southeast 10 to 15 Saturday evening.

Rain beginning Saturday morning. Fog patches.

Waves

Issued 06:00 AM NDT 23 June 2017
Today Tonight and Saturday. Outside the ice edge seas 1 metre or less building to 1 to 2 near midnight and to 2 to 3 Saturday afternoon.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 AM NDT 23 June 2017
Sunday Wind southeast 10 to 15 knots diminishing to light in the morning then increasing to northwest 15 to 20 late in the day.
Monday Wind west 15 to 20 knots.
Tuesday Wind variable 10 to 15 knots.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 22 June 2017 Today Tonight and Friday Bergy water except 1 tenth of first-year ice including a trace of old ice in the extreme northeastern and southern sections. 

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Ice Forecasts

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 22 June 2017 Today Tonight and Friday

Ice Edge

First ice edge estimated from Newfoundland near 5035N 5610W to 5030N
5335W to 4930N 5130W to Newfoundland near 4835N 5300W. Sea ice west
of the ice edge.

Second ice edge estimated from Labrador near 5225N 5535W to 5240N
5310W to 5800N 5900W then northward. Sea ice west of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Bergy water except 1 tenth of first-year ice including a trace of
old ice in the extreme northeastern and southern sections.

 

Iceberg Bulletin

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 22 June 2017

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 22 Jun estimated from Newfoundland near
4654N 5557W to 4430N 5545W to 4430N 5100W to 4515N 4700W to 4645N
4345W to 4800N 4345W to 5300N 4830W to 5700N 5100W then eastwards.

Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 22 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

Strait of Belle Isle
Belle Isle Bank
South Labrador Coast
South Labrador Sea
East Coast
Northeast Coast.

Iceberg Count

Unknown number of icebergs.
Warnings

No watches or warnings in effect.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 4:00 AM NDT 23 June 2017 Today Tonight and Saturday At 4:00 a.m. NDT today trough located on a line east-west over
Funk Island Bank.
By 4:00 a.m. NDT Saturday weakening trough located on a line
east-west over Belle Isle Bank.

At 4:00 a.m. NDT today ridge located on a line northwest-southeast
over the Northwest Labrador Sea.
By 4:00 a.m. NDT Saturday departing ridge located east of the
Marine District.

At 4:00 a.m. NDT Saturday approaching low 992 mb located over
Quebec.

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