Northwest Labrador Sea

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 09:30 AM NDT 24 July 2017

Today Tonight and Tuesday.

Wind north 15 to 20 knots except northeast 25 over southern sections. Wind becoming northwest 15 to 20 this afternoon. Wind northwest 15 to 20 tonight and Tuesday.

Showers ending late overnight. Fog patches.

Waves

Issued 06:00 AM NDT 24 July 2017

Northwest Labrador Sea - northwestern half

Today Tonight and Tuesday. Seas 3 to 5 metres subsiding to 2 to 3 this evening and to 1 to 2 Tuesday morning.

Northwest Labrador Sea - southeastern half

Today Tonight and Tuesday. Seas 5 to 7 metres subsiding to 3 to 5 this morning and to 2 to 3 this evening. Seas subsiding to 1 to 2 Tuesday morning.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 AM NDT 24 July 2017
Wednesday Wind variable 10 to 15 knots.
Thursday Wind southeast 15 to 20 knots.
Friday Wind south 25 knots.

Ice Forecast

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 23 July 2017 Today Tonight and Monday Bergy water. 

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Ice Forecasts

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 23 July 2017 Today Tonight and Monday

Ice Edge

Ice edge estimated from 6115N 6315W to 6110N 6015W to 6410N 5755W
then northeastward. Sea ice west of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Bergy water.

 

Iceberg Bulletin

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 23 July 2017

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 23 Jul estimated from Newfoundland near
4700N 5515W to 4600N 5345W to 4600N 5215W to 4745N 4445W to 5130N
4530W to 5300N 4800W to 5700N 5200W then eastwards.

Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 23 Jul estimated from Quebec near
5007N 6135W to Newfoundland near 4854N 5830W.

Iceberg Count

Unknown number of icebergs.
Warnings

No watches or warnings in effect.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 9:30 AM NDT 24 July 2017 Today Tonight and Tuesday At 9:30 a.m. NDT today low 995 mb located over northwestern Belle
Isle Bank.
By 4:00 a.m. NDT Tuesday departing low 999 mb located south of
Greenland.

At 4:00 a.m. NDT Tuesday building ridge located over Labrador Coast.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 9:24 AM NDT 24 July 2017 A low pressure system over Northwestern Belle Isle Bank will track
eastward away from the district today. Strong to gale force
northwesterly winds behind the low will diminish today.

Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for
South Labrador Coast, Mid Labrador Coast, and North Labrador Coast -
Saglek and south.

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