Northwest Labrador Sea

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 04:00 PM NDT 23 August 2017

Tonight and Thursday.

Wind light except northeast 15 to 20 knots over southern sections. Wind becoming northeast 15 to 20 early Thursday morning.

Periods of rain beginning late overnight. Fog patches.

Waves

Issued 06:00 PM NDT 23 August 2017
Tonight and Thursday. Seas 1 to 2 metres.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 PM NDT 23 August 2017
Friday Wind north 15 to 20 knots.
Saturday Wind northwest 15 knots.
Sunday Wind northwest 20 knots.

Ice Forecast

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 23 August 2017 Today Tonight and Thursday Bergy water. 

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Ice Forecasts

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 23 August 2017 Today Tonight and Thursday

Ice Edge

First ice edge estimated from Baffin Island near 6400N 6440W to
6320N 6045W to 6545N 5740W to 6715N 5800W to 6905N 6030W to 7105N
6545W to Baffin Island near 7105N 7040W. Sea ice west of the ice
edge.

Second ice edge estimated from Baffin Island near 7245N 7735W to
Bylot Island near 7255N 7740W. Sea ice west of the ice edge.

Third ice edge estimated from Bylot Island near 7315N 7635W to 7345N
7550W to 7410N 8010W to Devon Island near 7430N 8145W. Sea ice
southwest of the ice edge.

Fourth ice edge estimated from Devon Island near 7435N 8035W to
7420N 7940W to 7430N 7710W to 7540N 7625W to 7615N 7430W and then
northeastward. Sea ice northwest of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Bergy water.

 

Iceberg Bulletin

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 23 August 2017

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 23 Aug estimated from Newfoundland near
4700N 5255W to 4700N 5100W to 5100N 4830W to 5300N 4930W to 5700N
5400W then eastwards.

Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 23 Aug estimated from Newfoundland
near 5033N 5714W to Quebec near 5120N 5817W.

Iceberg Count

Unknown number of icebergs.
Warnings

No watches or warnings in effect.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 4:00 PM NDT 23 August 2017 Tonight and Thursday At 4:00 p.m. NDT today ridge located over Labrador Sea.
By 4:00 a.m. NDT Thursday departing ridge located north of the
Marine District.

At 4:00 p.m. NDT today trough located on a line northwest-southeast
over the northern Gulf of St. Lawrence.
By 4:00 p.m. NDT Thursday trough located on a line east-west over
the South Labrador Sea.

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