Northwest Labrador Sea - western half

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 09:30 AM NDT 26 May 2015

Today Tonight and Wednesday

Wind variable 15 knots except southwest 30 over northern sections tonight and Wednesday morning. Wind becoming west 20 Wednesday morning then diminishing to southeast 15 Wednesday evening.

Snow beginning Wednesday afternoon. Visibility 1 mile or less in snow.

Temperatures minus 2 to plus 1.

Waves

Issued 06:00 AM NDT 26 May 2015
Today Tonight and Wednesday Outside the ice edge seas 1 to 2 metres building to 3 to 4 Wednesday morning.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 AM NDT 26 May 2015
Thursday Wind light increasing to northwest 25 knots in the afternoon.
Friday Wind northwest 25 to 35 knots.
Saturday Wind west 30 knots.

Ice Forecast

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 26 May 2015 Today Tonight and Wednesday 7 tenths of first-year ice including a trace of old ice. 

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Ice Forecasts

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 26 May 2015 Today Tonight and Wednesday

Ice Edge

Ice edge estimated from 5800N 5800W to 6040N 5800W to 6200N 5720W.
Sea ice west of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

7 tenths of first-year ice including a trace of old ice.

 

Iceberg Bulletin

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 26 May 2015

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 26 May estimated from Newfoundland near
4652N 5555W to 4115N 5130W to 4115N 4915W to 4545N 3815W to 4700N
3815W to 5000N 4130W to 5500N 4800W to 6000N 5730W.

Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 26 May estimated from Quebec near
5017N 6044W to Newfoundland near 4903N 5821W.

Iceberg Count

Unknown number of icebergs.
Warnings

No watches or warnings in effect.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 9:30 AM NDT 26 May 2015 Today Tonight and Wednesday At 9:30 a.m. NDT today ridge located over western Labrador.
By 9:30 a.m. NDT Wednesday ridge located over the Mid Labrador
Coast.

At 9:30 a.m. NDT today trough located over northern Quebec.
By 9:30 a.m. NDT Wednesday trough located north of the Marine
District.

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