South Labrador Sea - eastern half

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 09:30 AM NDT 25 May 2016

Today Tonight and Thursday

Wind light except north 20 knots over southern sections. Wind becoming northwest 20 near noon Thursday.

Waves

Issued 06:00 AM NDT 25 May 2016
Today Tonight and Thursday Outside the ice edge seas 2 to 3 metres subsiding to 1 to 2 this evening then building to 2 to 3 Thursday evening.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 AM NDT 25 May 2016
Friday Wind northwest 15 to 20 knots diminishing to light late in the day.
Saturday Wind variable 10 to 15 knots.
Sunday Wind northwest 15 knots.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 24 May 2016 Today Tonight and Wednesday Bergy water. 

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 24 May 2016 Today Tonight and Wednesday

Ice Edge

First ice edge estimated from Labrador near 5145N 5615W to
Newfoundland near 5130N 5615W. Sea ice east of the ice edge.

Second ice edge estimated from Newfoundland near 5025N 5620W to
5025N 5325W to 5300N 5220W to 5525N 5340W to 5545N 5545W to 5800N
5830W then northward. Sea ice west of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Bergy water.

 

Iceberg Bulletin

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 24 May 2016

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 24 May estimated from Newfoundland near
4650N 5259W to 4300N 4930W to 4400N 4515W to 4600N 3915W to 4715N
3915W to 5130N 4400W to 5300N 4715W to 5600N 4900W then eastwards.

Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 24 May estimated from Quebec near
5046N 5919W to Newfoundland near 4946N 5748W.

Iceberg Count

Unknown number of icebergs.
Warnings

No watches or warnings in effect.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 9:30 AM NDT 25 May 2016 Today Tonight and Thursday At 9:30 a.m. NDT today dissipating low 998 mb located northeast
of Labrador Sea.

At 9:30 a.m. NDT today departing trough located on a line
northeast-southwest over Belle Isle Bank.

At 9:30 a.m. NDT today building ridge located over northern Quebec.
By 4:00 a.m. NDT Thursday ridge located over the Mid Labrador Coast.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 3:48 AM NDT 25 May 2016 Marine interests are advised that all warnings have been ended.

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