Northwest Labrador Sea - eastern half

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 04:00 PM NDT 30 March 2017

Tonight and Friday

Wind northwest 20 knots.

Flurries.

Freezing spray warning in effect.

Outside the ice edge occasional freezing spray.

Temperatures minus 10 to minus 2.

Waves

Issued 06:00 PM NDT 30 March 2017
Tonight and Friday Outside the ice edge seas 1 to 2 metres.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 PM NDT 30 March 2017
Saturday Wind north 15 to 20 knots.
Sunday Wind northwest 20 to 25 knots.
Monday Wind northwest 20 to 25 knots.

Ice Forecast

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 30 March 2017 Today Tonight and Friday Bergy water except 8 tenths of first-year ice including a trace of old ice in the extreme northwestern section. 

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Ice Forecasts

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 30 March 2017 Today Tonight and Friday

Ice Edge

Ice edge estimated from 5800N 5800W to 5920N 5845W to 6205N 5720W
then northeastward. Sea ice west of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Bergy water except 8 tenths of first-year ice including a trace of
old ice in the extreme northwestern section.

 

Iceberg Bulletin

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 30 March 2017

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 30 Mar estimated from Newfoundland near
4726N 5300W to 4445N 4900W to 4445N 4600W to 4700N 4330W to 5000N
4330W to 5145N 4530W to 5300N 5000W to 5600N 5200W then eastwards.

Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 30 Mar estimated from Newfoundland
near 4918N 5808W to Quebec near 5023N 6006W.

Iceberg Count

Unknown number of icebergs.
Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Freezing spray warning in effect

Northwest Labrador Sea

Issued 4:00 PM NDT 30 March 2017

Moderate or severe freezing spray is occurring or expected to occur in this marine area. Please refer to the latest marine forecasts for further details and continue to monitor the situation through Canadian Coast Guard radio or Weatheradio stations.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 4:00 PM NDT 30 March 2017 Tonight and Friday At 4:00 p.m. NDT today quasi-stationary ridge located on a line
east-west over northern Labrador.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 3:32 PM NDT 30 March 2017 Marine interests are advised that freezing spray warnings are in
effect for Northwest Labrador Sea and East Labrador Sea.

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