South Labrador Sea - northwestern half

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 04:00 AM NDT 06 July 2015

Today Tonight and Tuesday

Wind light increasing to southeast 20 knots this evening and to southeast 30 near noon Tuesday.

Showers beginning Tuesday afternoon. Fog patches.

Waves

Issued 06:00 AM NDT 06 July 2015
Today Tonight and Tuesday Seas 1 to 2 metres building to 2 to 3 Tuesday morning.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 AM NDT 06 July 2015
Wednesday Wind southeast 25 to 35 knots.
Thursday Wind southeast 25 to 35 knots.
Friday Wind east 20 knots.

Ice Forecast

South Labrador Sea - eastern half

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 5 July 2015 Today Tonight and Monday Bergy water. 

South Labrador Sea - western half

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 5 July 2015 Today Tonight and Monday Bergy water except 1 tenth of old ice in the extreme northwestern section. 

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South Labrador Sea - eastern half

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 5 July 2015 Today Tonight and Monday

Ice Edge

Ice edge estimated from Labrador 5705N 6125W to 5720N 5840W to 5800N
5800W then northward. Sea ice north of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Bergy water.

Ice Forecasts

South Labrador Sea - western half

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 5 July 2015 Today Tonight and Monday

Ice Edge

Ice edge estimated from Labrador 5705N 6125W to 5720N 5840W to 5800N
5800W then northward. Sea ice north of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Bergy water except 1 tenth of old ice in the extreme northwestern
section.

 

Iceberg Bulletin

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 5 July 2015

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 5 Jul estimated from Newfoundland near
4650N 5404W to 4600N 5400W to 4145N 5000W to 4145N 4845W to 4645N
4330W to 4900N 4345W to 5530N 4730W to 6000N 5700W.

Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 5 Jul estimated from Quebec near
5031N 5930W to Newfoundland near 4954N 5748W.

Iceberg Count

More than 100 icebergs.
Warnings

No watches or warnings in effect.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 4:00 AM NDT 6 July 2015 Today Tonight and Tuesday At 4:00 a.m. NDT today low 999 mb located over Hudson Bay.
By 4:00 a.m. NDT Tuesday low 987 mb located over northern Quebec.

At 4:00 a.m. NDT today quasi-stationary ridge located over the
East Labrador Sea.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 3:48 AM NDT 6 July 2015 A deepening low pressure system will slowly move from Hudson Bay into
Northern Quebec today and Tuesday. Ahead of this system, gale force
southeasterlies will develop over northern waters tonight and Monday.

Marine interests are advised that a gale warning is in effect for the
North Labrador Coast - north of Saglek and Northwest Labrador Sea.

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