Northwest Labrador Sea - western half
Issued 04:00 PM NDT 03 May 2015
Tonight and Monday
Gale warning in effect.
Wind south 15 to 20 knots backing to southeast 25 late overnight then increasing to southeast 35 Monday morning.
Snow or rain beginning Monday afternoon. Visibility 1 mile or less in precipitation.
Temperatures minus 3 to plus 1.
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Ice ForecastsIssued 11:00 AM EDT 3 May 2015 Today Tonight and Monday
Ice EdgeIce edge estimated from 5800N 5730W to 5935N 5805W to 6005N 5645W
then northeastward. Sea ice west and north of the ice edge.
4 tenths of first-year ice including a trace of old ice except 9
tenths of first-year ice including 1 tenth of old ice in the
Iceberg BulletinIssued 11:00 AM EDT 3 May 2015
Iceberg LimitIceberg limit at 0000 UTC 3 May estimated from Newfoundland near
4650N 5400W to 4500N 5345W to 4215N 4945W to 4215N 4830W to 4600N
3600W to 4730N 3600W to 5100N 3830W to 6000N 5630W.
Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 3 May estimated from Quebec near
5014N 6000W to Newfoundland near 4934N 5755W.
Iceberg CountUnknown number of icebergs.
Warnings (In effect)
Northwest Labrador SeaIssued 4:00 PM NDT 03 May 2015
'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.
Technical Marine SynopsisIssued 4:00 PM NDT 3 May 2015 Tonight and Monday By 4:00 p.m. NDT Monday trough located over the North Labrador
At 4:00 p.m. NDT today trough located over the South Labrador Coast.
By 4:00 p.m. NDT Monday trough located over eastern Belle Isle Bank.
At 4:00 p.m. NDT today ridge located on a line east-west over Funk
By 4:00 a.m. NDT Monday departing ridge located south of the
Marine Weather StatementIssued 3:36 PM NDT 3 May 2015 A trough of low pressure will move eastward across Northern Quebec
overnight tonight and on Monday. Strong to gale force southeasterlies
will develop ahead of this feature on Monday.
Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for the
North Labrador Coast and the Northwest Labrador Sea.
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