Northwest Labrador Sea - southeastern half

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 09:30 AM NST 03 December 2016

Today Tonight and Sunday

Wind north 15 to 20 knots backing to northwest 25 this evening.

Flurries. Visibility as low as 1 mile in flurries.

Temperatures minus 4 to zero.

Waves

Issued 06:00 AM NST 03 December 2016
Today Tonight and Sunday Seas 1 to 2 metres building to 2 to 3 late overnight and to 3 to 4 Sunday evening.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 AM NST 03 December 2016
Monday Wind north 25 knots.
Tuesday Wind northwest 35 knots.
Wednesday Wind northwest 25 to 35 knots.

Ice Forecast

Issued 11:00 AM EST 3 December 2016 Today Tonight and Sunday Bergy water. 

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 11:00 AM EST 3 December 2016 Today Tonight and Sunday

Ice Edge

Ice edge estimated from 6035N 6235W to 6320N 5805W then
northeastward. Sea ice west of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Bergy water.

 

Iceberg Bulletin

Issued 11:00 AM EST 3 December 2016

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 4 Dec estimated from the Labrador coast
near 5225N 5544W to 5230N 5200W to 5500N 5200W to 6000N 6000W to
6100N 5400W to 5700N 5000W then eastwards.

Iceberg Count

Unknown number of icebergs.
Warnings

No watches or warnings in effect.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 9:30 AM NST 3 December 2016 Today Tonight and Sunday At 9:30 a.m. NST today quasi-stationary high located over northern
Quebec.

At 4:00 p.m. NST today approaching low 978 mb located southeast
of the East Labrador Sea.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 9:24 AM NST 3 December 2016 A low pressure system approaching from the southeast will lie
southeast of the East Labrador Sea by this afternoon. Gale force
northerly winds will develop ahead of this system tonight over the
Southeastern East Labrador Sea.

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

Marine interests are also advised that freezing spray warnings are in
effect for the Mid Labrador Coast and North Labrador Coast.

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