Northwest Labrador Sea - southern half

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 09:30 PM NST 22 December 2014

Tonight and Tuesday

Wind variable 10 to 15 knots.

A few flurries.

Temperatures minus 11 to minus 4.

Waves

Issued 06:00 PM NST 22 December 2014
Tonight and Tuesday Seas 1 to 2 metres.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 PM NST 22 December 2014
Wednesday Wind west 15 to 20 knots.
Thursday Wind variable 15 knots increasing to southeast 35 to 45 late in the day.
Friday Wind southeast 45 knots veering to southwest 25 to 35.

Ice Forecast

Northwest Labrador Sea - eastern half

Issued 11:00 AM EST 22 December 2014 Today Tonight and Tuesday Bergy water. 

Northwest Labrador Sea - western half

Issued 11:00 AM EST 22 December 2014 Today Tonight and Tuesday 2 tenths of new ice except 9 tenths of grey ice including 4 tenths of grey-white ice in the northwestern section. 

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Ice Forecasts

Northwest Labrador Sea - eastern half

Issued 11:00 AM EST 22 December 2014 Today Tonight and Tuesday

Ice Edge

Ice edge estimated from 5800N 5900W to 6100N 6000W to 6425N 5750W then northeastward. Sea ice west of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Bergy water.

Ice Forecasts

Northwest Labrador Sea - western half

Issued 11:00 AM EST 22 December 2014 Today Tonight and Tuesday

Ice Edge

Ice edge estimated from 5800N 5900W to 6100N 6000W to 6425N 5750W then northeastward. Sea ice west of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

2 tenths of new ice except 9 tenths of grey ice including 4 tenths of grey-white ice in the northwestern section.

 

Iceberg Bulletin

Issued 11:00 AM EST 22 December 2014

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 23 Dec estimated from the Labrador coast near 5330N 5605W to 5235N 5300W to 5235N 5130W to 5400N 5200W to 5700N 5300W to 6000N 5630W.

Iceberg Count

Unknown number of icebergs.
Warnings

No watches or warnings in effect.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 9:30 PM NST 22 December 2014 Tonight and Tuesday At 9:30 p.m. NST tonight quasi-stationary high located over
western Labrador.

At 9:30 p.m. NST tonight trough located over northern Quebec.
By 9:30 p.m. NST Tuesday trough located over the Northwest
Labrador Sea.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 3:50 PM NST 22 December 2014 Marine interests are advised that freezing spray warnings are in
effect for the South Labrador Coast, the Mid Labrador Coast, the
South Labrador Sea and the Northwest Labrador Sea - northern half.

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