Northwest Labrador Sea

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 09:30 AM NDT 17 October 2017

Today Tonight and Wednesday.

Wind northwest 15 to 20 knots today tonight and Wednesday.

Flurries or showers. Visibility as low as 1 mile in precipitation.

Waves

Issued 06:00 AM NDT 17 October 2017
Today Tonight and Wednesday. Seas 1 to 2 metres.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 AM NDT 17 October 2017
Thursday Wind variable 10 to 15 knots increasing to southeast 15 to 20 in the afternoon.
Friday Wind east 30 knots.
Saturday Wind north 25 to 35 knots.

Ice Forecast

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 16 October 2017 Today Tonight and Tuesday Bergy water. 

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 16 October 2017 Today Tonight and Tuesday

Ice Edge

First ice edge estimated from Baffin Island near 6800N 6500W to
7000N 6635W to 7110N 6935W to 7135N 6650W to 7235N 6435W then
northeastward. Sea ice west of the ice edge.

Second ice edge estimated from Baffin Island near 6430N 6505W to
6440N 6500W to 6520N 6655W to 6615N 6705W. Sea ice south of the ice
edge.

Third ice edge estimated from 6615N 6705W to 6615N 6645W to 6500N
6440W to 6450N 6330W. Sea ice north of the ice edge.

Fourth ice edge estimated from 6450N 6330W to 6525N 6300W to 6535N
6200W to 6610N 6140W to 6625N 6110W to Baffin Island near 6635N
6115W. Sea ice west of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Bergy water.

 

Iceberg Bulletin

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 16 October 2017

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 17 Oct estimated from the Labrador coast
near 5400N 5715W to 5400N 5230W 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 AM NDT 17 October 2017 Today Tonight and Wednesday At 9:30 a.m. NDT today quasi-stationary trough located north of
the Marine District.

At 9:30 a.m. NDT today ridge located over Quebec.
By 4:00 a.m. NDT Wednesday ridge located over Labrador Coast.

By 4:00 a.m. NDT Wednesday approaching low 999 mb located west
of Labrador.

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