South Labrador Sea

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 04:00 AM NDT 24 June 2017

Today Tonight and Sunday.

Wind southeast 15 to 20 knots increasing to southeast 25 this afternoon then veering to southwest 15 to 20 near noon Sunday.

Rain beginning this afternoon and ending Sunday afternoon. Fog patches dissipating Sunday afternoon.

Waves

Issued 06:00 AM NDT 24 June 2017
Today Tonight and Sunday. Seas 1 to 2 metres building to 2 to 3 this evening and to 3 to 5 late overnight. Seas subsiding to 2 to 3 Sunday evening.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 AM NDT 24 June 2017
Monday Wind southwest 20 knots.
Tuesday Wind southwest 10 to 15 knots.
Wednesday Wind south 10 to 15 knots.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 23 June 2017 Today Tonight and Saturday Bergy water. 

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Ice Forecasts

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 23 June 2017 Today Tonight and Saturday

Ice Edge

First ice edge estimated from Newfoundland near 5035N 5610W to 5030N
5335W to 4930N 5130W to Newfoundland near 4835N 5300W. Sea ice west
of the ice edge.

Second ice edge estimated from Labrador near 5225N 5535W to 5240N
5310W to 5800N 5900W then northward. Sea ice west of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Bergy water.

 

Iceberg Bulletin

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 20 June 2017

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 20 Jun estimated from Newfoundland near
4654N 5557W to 4430N 5545W to 4415N 5200W to 4645N 4400W to 4800N
4400W to 5300N 4830W to 5700N 5100W then eastwards.

Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 18 Jun estimated from Quebec near
5020N 6250W to Anticosti Island near 4938N 6251W then from Anticosti
Island near 4904N 6214W to Newfoundland near 4812N 5850W.

Iceberg Count

More than 100 icebergs.
Warnings

No watches or warnings in effect.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 4:00 AM NDT 24 June 2017 Today Tonight and Sunday At 4:00 a.m. NDT today low 991 mb located over northern Quebec.
By 4:00 a.m. NDT Sunday low 987 mb located over the Mid Labrador
Coast.

At 4:00 a.m. NDT today departing ridge located east of the Marine
District.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 3:47 AM NDT 24 June 2017 A low pressure system over Northern Quebec will slowly track eastward
today to lie off the Mid Labrador Coast overnight tonight. Strong to
gale force southeasterly winds will spread across the region ahead of
this feature.

Marine interests are advised that a gale warning is in effect for the
East Labrador Sea.

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