Northwest Labrador Sea

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 09:30 PM NDT 24 July 2016

Tonight and Monday

Wind northeast 15 knots except northeast 25 over southeastern sections.

Periods of rain.

Waves

Issued 06:00 PM NDT 24 July 2016

Northwest Labrador Sea - northern half

Tonight and Monday Seas 1 to 2 metres.

Northwest Labrador Sea - southern half

Tonight and Monday Seas 1 to 2 metres building to 2 to 3 this evening and to 3 to 4 Monday morning.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 PM NDT 24 July 2016
Tuesday Wind northeast 15 knots.
Wednesday Wind east 15 to 20 knots.
Thursday Wind east 10 to 15 knots.

Ice Forecast

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 24 July 2016 Today Tonight and Monday Bergy water. 

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 24 July 2016 Today Tonight and Monday

Ice Edge

First ice edge estimated from Meta Incognita Peninsula near 6200N
6600W to 6200N 6330W to 6315N 6215W to 6340N 5850W to 6545N 5740W
then northeastward. Sea ice north and west of the ice edge.

Second ice edge estimated from 7215N 6355W to 7335N 6900W to 7330N
7500W to Baffin Island near 7235N 7545W. Sea ice south of the ice
edge.

Third ice edge estimated from Brodeur Peninsula near 7240N 8645W to
Borden Peninsula near 7235N 8535W. Sea ice south of the ice edge.

Fourth ice edge estimated from Somerset Island near 7405N 9425W to
7425N 9505W to 7425N 8845W to Devon Island near 7430N 8820W. Sea ice
north and west of the ice edge.

Fifth ice edge estimated from Devon Island near 7550N 8345W to 7625N
7440W then southeastward. Sea ice north of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Bergy water.

 

Iceberg Bulletin

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 24 July 2016

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 24 Jul estimated from Newfoundland near
4645N 5304W to 4600N 4730W to 4615N 4500W to 4715N 4445W to 4845N
4445W to 5300N 4715W to 5700N 5200W then eastwards.

Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 24 Jul estimated from Quebec near
5016N 6023W to Newfoundland near 4903N 5804W.

Iceberg Count

51 to 100 icebergs.
Warnings

No watches or warnings in effect.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 9:30 PM NDT 24 July 2016 Tonight and Monday At 9:30 p.m. NDT tonight quasi-stationary low 1001 mb located over
the South Labrador Sea.

At 9:30 p.m. NDT tonight building ridge located on a line
northeast-southwest over the North Labrador Coast.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 9:15 PM NDT 24 July 2016 A low pressure system over the South Labrador Sea will remain nearly
stationary tonight and Monday. Strong to gale force easterlies are
forecast north of the low.

Marine interests are advised that a gale warning is in effect for the
East Labrador Sea - southern half.

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