Northwest Labrador Sea - western half

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 04:00 PM NDT 29 May 2017

Tonight and Tuesday.

Wind northwest 10 to 15 knots becoming variable 10 to 15 Tuesday morning.

Temperatures minus 3 to plus 3.

Waves

Issued 06:00 PM NDT 29 May 2017
Tonight and Tuesday. Outside the ice edge seas 1 metre or less.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 PM NDT 29 May 2017
Wednesday Wind southeast 10 to 15 knots.
Thursday Wind southeast 10 to 15 knots.
Friday Wind east 10 to 15 knots.

Ice Forecast

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 29 May 2017 Today Tonight and Tuesday 1 tenth of first-year ice including a trace of old ice except 8 tenths of first-year ice including a trace of old ice in the western section. 

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Ice Forecasts

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 29 May 2017 Today Tonight and Tuesday

Ice Edge

Ice edge estimated from 5800N 5800W to 6100N 5900W to 6300N 5700W
then northeastward. Sea ice west of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

1 tenth of first-year ice including a trace of old ice except 8
tenths of first-year ice including a trace of old ice in the western
section.

 

Iceberg Bulletin

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 29 May 2017

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 29 May estimated from Newfoundland near
4746N 5637W to 4445N 5615W to 4200N 4930W to 4200N 4800W to 4600N
4300W to 4630N 4300W to 5300N 4830W to 5600N 4900W then eastwards.

Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 29 May estimated from Quebec near
5013N 6159W to Anticosti Island near 4920N 6211W then from Anticosti
Island near 4907N 6207W to 4830N 6145W to Newfoundland near 4736N
5913W.

Iceberg Count

Unknown number of icebergs.
Warnings

No watches or warnings in effect.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 4:00 PM NDT 29 May 2017 Tonight and Tuesday At 4:00 p.m. NDT today ridge located on a line north-south over
Labrador Coast.
By 4:00 p.m. NDT Tuesday ridge located on a line north-south over
Labrador Sea.

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