Northwest Labrador Sea - eastern half
Issued 04:00 AM NDT 23 October 2017
Today Tonight and Tuesday.
Wind northwest 25 knots diminishing to variable 15 near noon then increasing to south 15 to 20 this evening. Wind diminishing to variable 10 to 15 late overnight except west 25 over northern sections Tuesday afternoon and evening.
Showers beginning this evening and ending Tuesday morning.
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Ice ForecastsIssued 11:00 AM EDT 22 October 2017 Today Tonight and Monday
Ice EdgeIce edge estimated from Baffin Island near 6620N 6710W to 6500N
6500W to 6440N 6315W to 6640N 6025W to 6830N 6530W to 6955N 6630W to
7025N 6425W to 7220N 6400W then northeastward. Sea ice west and
north of the ice edge.
Iceberg BulletinIssued 11:00 AM EDT 22 October 2017
Iceberg LimitIceberg limit at 0000 UTC 23 Oct estimated from the Labrador coast
near 5332N 5558W to 5300N 5145W to 5500N 5200W to 5800N 5700W to
6000N 5400W to 5800N 5100W then eastwards.
Iceberg CountUnknown number of icebergs.
No watches or warnings in effect.
Technical Marine SynopsisIssued 4:00 AM NDT 23 October 2017 Today Tonight and Tuesday At 4:00 a.m. NDT today low 958 mb located southeast of Greenland.
By 4:00 p.m. NDT today departing low 970 mb located southeast
At 4:00 a.m. NDT today ridge located on a line north-south over
By 4:00 a.m. NDT Tuesday ridge located on a line north-south over
the East Labrador Sea.
At 4:00 a.m. NDT today trough located over Quebec.
By 4:00 a.m. NDT Tuesday trough located on a line north-south over
the Northwest Labrador Sea.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 3:57 AM NDT 23 October 2017 Strong to gale force northwesterlies over eastern waters will
diminish today as a low pressure system southeast of Greenland
weakens and moves further east.
Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for the
South Labrador Sea and East Labrador Sea.
Atlantic - Labrador Area
- Belle Isle Bank
- Central Brevoort - northern half
- Central Brevoort - southern half
- East Brevoort - southern half
- East Labrador Sea
- Funk Island Bank
- Lake Melville
- Mid Labrador Coast
- Northeast Coast
- Northwest Labrador Sea - eastern half
- 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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