East Labrador Sea


Marine Forecast

Issued 04:00 AM NST 21 November 2017

Today Tonight and Wednesday.

Storm warning in effect.

Wind southeast 45 to 55 knots diminishing to southeast 35 to 45 near midnight and to southeast 25 to 35 Wednesday afternoon.



Issued 06:00 AM NST 21 November 2017
Today Tonight and Wednesday. Seas 10 to 13 metres subsiding to 7 to 10 late overnight and to 5 to 7 Wednesday afternoon.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 AM NST 21 November 2017
Thursday Wind southeast 35 knots.
Friday Wind southwest 25 knots backing to southeast 25.
Saturday Wind west 25 knots.

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Ice Forecasts

Issued 10:00 AM EST 20 November 2017 Forecasts are unavailable until further request.

Iceberg Bulletin

Issued 11:00 AM EST 20 November 2017

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 21 Nov estimated from the Labrador coast
near 5200N 5555W to 5030N 5415W to 5200N 4900W to 5300N 4730W to
5500N 5000W to 6000N 6000W to 6100N 5400W to 5800N 5000W then

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Warnings (In effect)

Storm warning in effect

East Labrador Sea

Issued 04:00 AM NST 21 November 2017

'Storm' force winds of 48 to 63 knots are 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 Synopsis

Issued 4:00 AM NST 21 November 2017 Today Tonight and Wednesday At 4:00 a.m. NST today trough located on a line northwest-southeast
over Labrador Coast.
By 4:00 p.m. NST today quasi-stationary trough located on a line
northwest-southeast over western Labrador Sea.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 3:55 AM NST 21 November 2017 A trough of low pressure over the Labrador coast will move slowly
northeastward to lie over the Western Labrador Sea by this afternoon.
Gale to storm force southeasterlies ahead of the trough will shift to
moderate to strong southwesterlies behind it.

Marine interests are advised that storm warnings are in effect for
South Labrador Sea, Northwest Labrador Sea - eastern half, and East
Labrador Sea. A gale warning is in effect for the Northwest Labrador
Sea - western half.

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