Northwest Labrador Sea - western half

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 04:00 PM NDT 25 May 2015

Tonight and Tuesday

Wind variable 10 to 15 knots becoming northwest 15 this evening then increasing to south 20 Tuesday afternoon. Wind veering to west 25 Tuesday evening.

Flurries and showers. Fog patches dissipating late overnight.

Temperatures near zero.

Waves

Issued 06:00 PM NDT 25 May 2015
Tonight and Tuesday Outside the ice edge seas 1 to 2 metres.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 PM NDT 25 May 2015
Wednesday Wind southwest 15 knots.
Thursday Wind light increasing to northwest 25 knots.
Friday Wind northwest 25 to 35 knots.

Ice Forecast

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 25 May 2015 Today Tonight and Tuesday 7 tenths of first-year ice including a trace of old ice. 

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Ice Forecasts

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 25 May 2015 Today Tonight and Tuesday

Ice Edge

Ice edge estimated from 5800N 5825W to 6040N 5800W to 6110N 5730W.
Sea ice west of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

7 tenths of first-year ice including a trace of old ice.

 

Iceberg Bulletin

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 25 May 2015

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 25 May estimated from Newfoundland near
4652N 5555W to 4515N 5445W to 4115N 5130W to 4115N 4930W to 4530N
3900W to 4700N 3845W to 5300N 4445W to 6000N 5730W.

Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 25 May estimated from Quebec near
5017N 6044W to Newfoundland near 4903N 5821W.

Iceberg Count

Unknown number of icebergs.
Warnings

No watches or warnings in effect.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 4:00 PM NDT 25 May 2015 Tonight and Tuesday At 4:00 p.m. NDT today trough located on a line northwest-southeast
over Labrador Sea.
By 4:00 p.m. NDT Tuesday departing trough located northeast of
Labrador Sea.

At 4:00 p.m. NDT today ridge located over western Quebec.
By 4:00 p.m. NDT Tuesday ridge located from the South Labrador
Coast to Funk Island Bank.

At 4:00 p.m. NDT Tuesday approaching trough located over the
Torngat Mountains.

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