South Labrador Sea - southeastern half

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 04:00 AM NDT 27 April 2015

Today Tonight and Tuesday

Wind east 20 to 25 knots.

A few showers ending this afternoon.

Waves

Issued 06:00 PM NDT 26 April 2015
Tonight and Monday Outside the ice edge seas 1 to 2 metres.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 AM NDT 27 April 2015
Wednesday Wind northeast 15 to 20 knots.
Thursday Wind variable 10 to 15 knots.
Friday Wind light.

Ice Forecast

South Labrador Sea - eastern half

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 26 April 2015 Today Tonight and Monday Bergy water except 6 tenths of first-year ice including a trace of old ice in the extreme southwestern section. 

South Labrador Sea - western half

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 26 April 2015 Today Tonight and Monday Bergy water except 8 tenths of first-year ice including a trace of old ice in the western and southern sections. 

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Ice Forecasts

South Labrador Sea - eastern half

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 26 April 2015 Today Tonight and Monday

Ice Edge

Ice edge estimated from 4805N 5250W to 4445N 4910W to 4540N 4655W to
5510N 5315W to 5635N 5705W to 5800N 5800W then northward. Sea ice
north and west of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Bergy water except 6 tenths of first-year ice including a trace of
old ice in the extreme southwestern section.

Ice Forecasts

South Labrador Sea - western half

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 26 April 2015 Today Tonight and Monday

Ice Edge

Ice edge estimated from 4805N 5250W to 4445N 4910W to 4540N 4655W to
5510N 5315W to 5635N 5705W to 5800N 5800W then northward. Sea ice
north and west of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Bergy water except 8 tenths of first-year ice including a trace of
old ice in the western and southern sections.

 

Iceberg Bulletin

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 26 April 2015

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 26 Apr estimated from Newfoundland near
4637N 5331W to 4345N 4930W to 4345N 4815W to 4600N 3800W to 4630N
3700W to 4730N 3700W to 5045N 3900W to 6000N 5500W.

Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 26 Apr estimated from Quebec near
5039N 5929W to Newfoundland near 4943N 5749W.

Iceberg Count

Unknown number of icebergs.
Warnings

No watches or warnings in effect.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 4:00 AM NDT 27 April 2015 Today Tonight and Tuesday At 4:00 a.m. NDT today departing low 991 mb located south of
Newfoundland.

At 4:00 a.m. NDT today quasi-stationary ridge located over the
Northwest Labrador Sea.

At 9:30 p.m. NDT tonight low 986 mb located over the southern
Grand Banks.
By 4:00 a.m. NDT Tuesday low 986 mb located over the Avalon
Peninsula.

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