Northwest Labrador Sea
Issued 04:00 PM NDT 06 October 2015
Tonight and Wednesday
Wind northwest 10 to 15 knots becoming variable 10 to 15 this evening then increasing to southeast 15 to 20 Wednesday morning. Wind increasing to southeast 25 Wednesday afternoon.
A few flurries and showers ending this evening. Periods of rain beginning Wednesday evening.
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Ice ForecastsIssued 11:00 AM EDT 6 October 2015 Today Tonight and Wednesday
Ice EdgeFirst ice edge estimated from Hall Peninsula near 6440N 6510W to
Cumberland Peninsula near 6500N 6410W. Sea ice west of the ice edge.
Second ice edge estimated from Baffin Island near 7235N 7535W to
7310N 7150W to 7430N 7410W to 7525N 7335W then northeastward. Sea
ice west of the ice edge.
Third ice edge estimated from Borden Peninsula near 7345N 8135W to
Devon Island near 7430N 8335W. Sea ice east of the ice edge.
Fourth ice edge estimated from Devon Island near 7435N 9115W to
Somerset Island near 7400N 9130W. Sea ice west of the ice edge.
Iceberg BulletinIssued 11:00 AM EDT 6 October 2015
Iceberg LimitIceberg limit at 0000 UTC 7 Oct estimated from Newfoundland near
5130N 5530W to 5135N 5445W to 5400N 5500W to 6000N 6000W.
Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 7 Oct estimated from Quebec near
5120N 5800W to Newfoundland near 5045N 5720W.
Iceberg CountNo confirmed icebergs except less than 10 icebergs west of the
No watches or warnings in effect.
Technical Marine SynopsisIssued 4:00 PM NDT 6 October 2015 Tonight and Wednesday At 4:00 p.m. NDT today ridge located on a line northwest-southeast
over Labrador Coast.
By 9:30 p.m. NDT tonight quasi-stationary ridge located on a line
northwest-southeast over Labrador Sea.
At 4:00 p.m. NDT today quasi-stationary trough located over
Marine Weather StatementIssued 3:46 PM NDT 6 October 2015 A trough of low pressure will remain nearly stationary over the
southwestern coast of Greenland. Meanwhile, a ridge of high pressure
over the Labrador coast will drift out over the Labrador Sea this
evening. Strong to gale force northwesterlies will persist over the
East Labrador Sea tonight between these features.
Marine interests are advised that a gale warning is in effect for
East Labrador Sea.
Arctic - Eastern Arctic Area
- Arviat - eastern half
- Arviat - western half
- Central Brevoort - northern half
- Central Brevoort - southern half
- Central - eastern half
- Central - western half
- Clarence - northern half
- Clarence - southern half
- Coats - northern half
- Coats - southern half
- East Baffin - northern half
- East Baffin - southern half
- East Brevoort
- East Clyde
- East Davis
- East Foxe
- East Labrador Sea
- Eureka - southern half
- Frobisher Bay
- Jones - eastern half
- Jones - western half
- Kane - southern half
- Lancaster - eastern half
- Lancaster - western half
- Mid Labrador Coast
- Navy Board
- Northwest Labrador Sea
- North Labrador Coast
- Nottingham - eastern half
- Nottingham - western half
- Prince Charles
- Puvirnituq - northern half
- Puvirnituq - southern half
- Rankin - northern half
- Rankin - southern half
- Resolution - eastern half
- Resolution - western half
- Roes Welcome - northern half
- Roes Welcome - southern half
- South Labrador Sea
- South Sverdrup
- South-central Hudson - eastern half
- St. Roch
- West Baffin - northern half
- West Baffin - southern half
- West Brevoort - northern half
- West Brevoort - southern half
- West Clyde - northern half
- West Clyde - southern half
- West Davis - northern half
- West Davis - southern half
- West Foxe
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