Northwest Labrador Sea

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 04:00 AM NDT 24 October 2017

Today Tonight and Wednesday.

Wind variable 10 to 15 knots except southwest 30 over northern sections today and this evening. Wind becoming southeast 25 Wednesday morning then veering to south 30 near noon Wednesday.

Showers ending this morning. Showers beginning Wednesday morning.

Waves

Issued 06:00 PM NDT 23 October 2017
Tonight and Tuesday. Seas 2 to 3 metres subsiding to 1 to 2 Tuesday morning then building to 2 to 3 Tuesday evening.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 AM NDT 24 October 2017
Thursday Wind southwest 25 knots increasing to west 25 to 35 in the afternoon.
Friday Wind variable 15 knots increasing to east 25.
Saturday Wind south 25 knots increasing to northwest 35.

Ice Forecast

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 23 October 2017 Today Tonight and Tuesday Bergy water. 

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Ice Forecasts

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 23 October 2017 Today Tonight and Tuesday

Ice Edge

Ice edge estimated from Baffin Island near 6600N 6155W to 6605N
6115W to 6640N 6025W to 6830N 6530W to 6955N 6630W to 7025N 6425W 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 23 October 2017

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 24 Oct estimated from the Labrador coast
near 5230N 5555W to 5230N 5100W 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 4:00 AM NDT 24 October 2017 Today Tonight and Wednesday At 4:00 a.m. NDT today dissipating ridge located over the East
Labrador Sea.

At 4:00 a.m. NDT today trough located over the Northwest Labrador
Sea.
By 4:00 a.m. NDT Wednesday trough located over the East Labrador
Sea.

At 4:00 a.m. NDT Wednesday intensifying trough located south of
Ungava Bay.
By 9:30 p.m. NDT Wednesday trough located north of the Marine
District.

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