Northwest Labrador Sea
Issued 09:30 AM NDT 06 October 2015
Today Tonight and Wednesday
Wind northwest 10 to 15 knots becoming variable 10 to 15 this evening then increasing to southeast 15 to 20 Wednesday morning. Wind increasing to southeast 25 Wednesday afternoon.
A few flurries and showers ending this evening. Periods of rain beginning Wednesday evening.
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Ice ForecastsIssued 11:00 AM EDT 6 October 2015 Today Tonight and Wednesday
Ice EdgeFirst ice edge estimated from Hall Peninsula near 6440N 6510W to
Cumberland Peninsula near 6500N 6410W. Sea ice west of the ice edge.
Second ice edge estimated from Baffin Island near 7235N 7535W to
7310N 7150W to 7430N 7410W to 7525N 7335W then northeastward. Sea
ice west of the ice edge.
Third ice edge estimated from Borden Peninsula near 7345N 8135W to
Devon Island near 7430N 8335W. Sea ice east of the ice edge.
Fourth ice edge estimated from Devon Island near 7435N 9115W to
Somerset Island near 7400N 9130W. Sea ice west of the ice edge.
Iceberg BulletinIssued 11:00 AM EDT 6 October 2015
Iceberg LimitIceberg limit at 0000 UTC 7 Oct estimated from Newfoundland near
5130N 5530W to 5135N 5445W to 5400N 5500W to 6000N 6000W.
Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 7 Oct estimated from Quebec near
5120N 5800W to Newfoundland near 5045N 5720W.
Iceberg CountNo confirmed icebergs except less than 10 icebergs west of the
No watches or warnings in effect.
Technical Marine SynopsisIssued 9:30 AM NDT 6 October 2015 Today Tonight and Wednesday At 9:30 a.m. NDT today high 1018 mb located over Quebec.
By 9:30 p.m. NDT tonight quasi-stationary ridge located on a line
northwest-southeast over Labrador Sea.
At 9:30 a.m. NDT today quasi-stationary trough located over
Marine Weather StatementIssued 9:16 AM NDT 6 October 2015 A trough of low pressure will remain nearly stationary over the
southwestern coast of Greenland. Meanwhile, a ridge of high pressure
will build over Labrador today. Strong to gale force northwesterlies
will persist over the East Labrador Sea today and tonight between
Marine interests are advised that a gale warning is in effect for
East Labrador Sea.
Atlantic - Labrador Area
- Belle Isle Bank
- Central Brevoort - northern half
- Central Brevoort - southern half
- East Brevoort
- East Labrador Sea
- Funk Island Bank
- Lake Melville
- Mid Labrador Coast
- Northeast Coast
- Arctic - Eastern Arctic
- Arctic - Western Arctic
- Atlantic - Labrador
- Atlantic - Maritimes
- Atlantic - Newfoundland
- Great Lakes - Lake Erie and Lake Ontario
- Great Lakes - Lake Huron
- Great Lakes - Lake Superior
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