South Labrador Sea - northwestern half

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 09:30 AM NDT 01 October 2016

Today Tonight and Sunday

Gale warning in effect.

Wind northwest 35 knots diminishing to northwest 30 this afternoon and to northwest 15 to 20 late overnight. Wind increasing to northwest 25 Sunday evening.

A few showers.

Waves

Issued 06:00 AM NDT 01 October 2016
Today Tonight and Sunday Seas 1 to 2 metres building to 2 to 3 this morning and to 3 to 5 early this afternoon. Seas subsiding to 2 to 3 Sunday morning.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 AM NDT 01 October 2016
Monday Wind northwest 25 to 35 knots.
Tuesday Wind northwest 25 to 35 knots.
Wednesday Wind west 20 knots.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 25 July 2016 Forecasts available to mariners upon request. 

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Ice Forecasts

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 25 July 2016

Ice Coverage

Forecasts available to mariners upon request.

 

Iceberg Bulletin

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 1 October 2016

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 2 Oct estimated from Newfoundland near
4930N 5400W to 5000N 5300W to 5500N 5200W to 5800N 5700W to 6000N
5400W to 5800N 5100W then eastwards.

Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 2 Oct estimated from Quebec near
5015N 6000W to Newfoundland near 4930N 5815W.

Iceberg Count

Unknown number of icebergs.
Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Gale warning in effect

South Labrador Sea - northwestern half

Issued 09:30 AM NDT 01 October 2016

'Gale' force winds of 34 to 47 knots are occurring or expected to occur in this marine area. Watch for updated statements. Please refer to the latest marine forecasts for further details and continue to monitor the situation through Canadian Coast Guard radio or Weatheradio stations.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 9:30 AM NDT 1 October 2016 Today Tonight and Sunday At 9:30 a.m. NDT today deepening trough located on a line
northeast-southwest over the South Labrador Sea.
By 9:30 p.m. NDT tonight departing trough located southeast of
the Marine District.

At 9:30 a.m. NDT today quasi-stationary ridge located from Quebec
to the Maritimes.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 9:24 AM NDT 1 October 2016 A trough of low pressure over the South Labrador Sea will deepen as
it sweeps southeastward today. Strong to gale force northwesterlies
behind the trough will begin to diminish tonight as the trough moves
away.

Marine interests are advised that a gale warning is in effect for the
South Labrador Sea.

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