Northwest Labrador Sea - northwestern half
Issued 09:30 AM NST 22 February 2017
Today Tonight and Thursday
Wind northeast 25 knots diminishing to northeast 15 to 20 after midnight then backing to northwest 20 Thursday afternoon.
Flurries. Visibility 1 mile or less in flurries.
Freezing spray warning in effect.
Outside the ice edge freezing spray.
Temperatures minus 13 to minus 5.
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Ice ForecastsIssued 11:00 AM EST 22 February 2017 Today Tonight and Thursday
Ice EdgeIce edge estimated from 5800N 5800W to 6100N 5915W to 6405N 5600W
then northeastward. Sea ice west of the ice edge.
6 tenths of first-year ice except 9 tenths of first-year ice
including a trace of old ice in the western section.
Iceberg BulletinIssued 11:00 AM EST 22 February 2017
Iceberg LimitIceberg limit at 0000 UTC 22 Feb estimated from Newfoundland near
4721N 5247W to 4515N 4800W to 4515N 4500W to 4700N 4500W to 5030N
4600W to 5300N 4915W to 5700N 5400W then eastwards.
Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 22 Feb estimated from Quebec near
5111N 5837W to Newfoundland near 5020N 5726W.
Iceberg CountUnknown number of icebergs.
Warnings (In effect)
Northwest Labrador SeaIssued 09:30 AM NST 22 February 2017
Moderate or severe freezing spray is occurring or expected to occur in this marine area. 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 9:30 AM NST 22 February 2017 Today Tonight and Thursday At 9:30 a.m. NST today quasi-stationary trough located on a line
east-west over central Labrador Sea.
At 9:30 a.m. NST today low 994 mb located over northern Quebec.
By 4:00 a.m. NST Thursday low 996 mb located over the South
Marine Weather StatementIssued 9:06 AM NST 22 February 2017 Marine interests are advised that freezing spray warnings are in
effect for the Labrador Sea.
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