Northwest Labrador Sea

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 09:30 PM NDT 18 October 2017

Tonight and Thursday.

Wind northwest 20 to 25 knots diminishing to northwest 15 late overnight then becoming southeast 15 Thursday afternoon. Wind increasing to southeast 30 Thursday evening.

Flurries. Visibility as low as 1 mile in flurries.

Waves

Issued 06:00 PM NDT 18 October 2017

Northwest Labrador Sea - eastern half

Tonight and Thursday. Seas 1 to 2 metres building to 2 to 3 late overnight then subsiding to 1 to 2 near noon Thursday.

Northwest Labrador Sea - western half

Tonight and Thursday. Seas 1 to 2 metres building to 2 to 3 Thursday evening.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 PM NDT 18 October 2017
Friday Wind east 30 knots.
Saturday Wind north 35 knots.
Sunday Wind northwest 25 knots.

Ice Forecast

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 18 October 2017 Today Tonight and Thursday Bergy water. 

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Ice Forecasts

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 18 October 2017 Today Tonight and Thursday

Ice Edge

First ice edge estimated from Baffin Island near 6620N 6710W to
6500N 6500W to 6440N 6315W to 6640N 6025W to 6830N 6530W to 7025N
6655W to 7050N 6515W to 7220N 6400W then northeastward. Sea ice west
and north of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Bergy water.

 

Iceberg Bulletin

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 18 October 2017

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 19 Oct estimated from the Labrador coast
near 5332N 5558W to 5330N 5200W to 5500N 5200W to 5800N 5700W to
6000N 5400W to 5800N 5100W then eastwards.

Iceberg Count

Unknown number of icebergs.
Warnings

No watches or warnings in effect.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 9:30 PM NDT 18 October 2017 Tonight and Thursday At 9:30 p.m. NDT tonight low 1007 mb located near the Great
Northern Peninsula.
By 4:00 a.m. NDT Thursday weakening low 1010 mb located over Funk
Island Bank.

At 9:30 p.m. NDT tonight ridge located on a line north-south over
western Labrador.
By 9:30 p.m. NDT Thursday ridge located on a line north-south over
the East Labrador Sea.

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