East Labrador Sea
Issued 09:30 PM NDT 24 August 2016
Tonight and Thursday
Gale warning in effect.
Wind southeast 25 to 35 knots except southwest 15 to 20 over southern sections. Wind diminishing to south 15 to 20 near midnight then backing to southeast 20 Thursday morning except south 10 to 15 over southern sections. Wind diminishing to south 10 to 15 Thursday evening.
Periods of rain and fog patches.
East Labrador Sea - northwestern half
East Labrador Sea - southeastern half
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Ice ForecastsIssued 10:00 AM EDT 25 July 2016
Forecasts available to mariners upon request.
Iceberg BulletinIssued 11:00 AM EDT 24 August 2016
Iceberg LimitIceberg limit at 0000 UTC 24 Aug estimated from Newfoundland near
4801N 5302W to 4745N 5030W to 5015N 4700W to 5315N 4830W to 5700N
5400W then eastwards.
Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 24 Aug estimated from Quebec near
5057N 5859W to Newfoundland near 5014N 5733W.
Iceberg CountForecasts available to mariners upon request.
Warnings (In effect)
East Labrador SeaIssued 9:30 PM NDT 24 August 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.
Technical Marine SynopsisIssued 9:30 PM NDT 24 August 2016 Tonight and Thursday At 9:30 p.m. NDT tonight low 995 mb located over southern Baffin
By 4:00 a.m. NDT Thursday departing low 994 mb located over western
At 9:30 p.m. NDT tonight trough located on a line
northwest-southeast over the East Labrador Sea.
By 4:00 a.m. NDT Thursday departing trough located northeast of
the East Labrador Sea.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 9:25 PM NDT 24 August 2016 A low pressure system over the southern portion of Baffin Island will
continue to move northwestwards away from the marine district
tonight. Meanwhile, a trough extending southeastward from the low
over the East Labrador Sea will depart the region late this evening.
Strong to gale force southeasterlies over the East Labrador Sea ahead
of the trough will diminish to moderate to strong southerlies in its
Marine interests are advised that a gale warning is in effect for the
East Labrador Sea.
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