South Labrador Sea - western half: Forecast

Winds

Issued 09:30 AM NDT 16 April 2014
Today Tonight and Thursday Gale warning in effect.
Wind south 25 knots increasing to southwest 35 near noon then veering to west 45 this evening. Wind diminishing to west 30 Thursday evening.
 
 

Waves

Issued 06:00 AM NDT 16 April 2014
Today Tonight and Thursday Outside the ice edge seas 1 to 2 metres building to 2 to 3 this morning and to 3 to 5 this afternoon. Seas building to 5 to 7 late overnight then subsiding to 3 to 5 Thursday afternoon.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 AM NDT 16 April 2014
Friday Wind west 35 knots.
Saturday Wind northwest 15 to 20 knots.
Sunday Wind northwest 20 knots.
 
 

Weather & Visibility

Issued 09:30 AM NDT 16 April 2014
Today Tonight and Thursday Periods of rain and fog patches changing to flurries this afternoon. Visibility 1 mile or less in fog patches and in flurries.
 

Air temperature

Issued 09:30 AM NDT 16 April 2014
Today Tonight and Thursday Temperatures plus 4 falling to minus 7 this evening.
 

Freezing Spray

Issued 09:30 AM NDT 16 April 2014
Today Tonight and Thursday Freezing spray warning in effect.
Over open water freezing spray beginning this evening.
 

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 16 April 2014 Today Tonight and Thursday 2 tenths of first-year ice including a trace of old ice except 9 tenths of first-year ice including a trace of old ice in the western section.

[ Canadian Ice Service ]

 
 
 

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