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Marine Forecast

Issued 04:00 AM NST 19 January 2017

Today Tonight and Friday

Wind southwest 10 to 15 knots increasing to southwest 15 to 20 this morning then diminishing to light late overnight.

Flurries beginning this morning and ending near midnight.

Temperatures minus 24 rising to minus 10 this afternoon then falling to minus 18 overnight. Temperatures rising to minus 10 Friday afternoon.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 AM NST 19 January 2017
Saturday Wind light becoming north 15 knots in the afternoon.
Sunday Wind north 15 to 20 knots.
Monday Wind northwest 15 to 20 knots.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EST 18 January 2017 Today Tonight and Thursday Consolidated first-year ice. 

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 10:00 AM EST 18 January 2017 Today Tonight and Thursday

Ice Edge

Ice edge estimated from Newfoundland near 4840N 5305W to 5000N 5315W
to 5240N 5025W to 5535N 5155W to 5615N 5605W to 5800N 5730W then
northward. Sea ice west of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Consolidated first-year ice.


No watches or warnings in effect.


Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 4:00 AM NST 19 January 2017 Today Tonight and Friday At 4:00 a.m. NST today ridge located on a line northeast-southwest
over the South Labrador Sea.
By 9:30 p.m. NST tonight ridge located east of Labrador Sea.

At 4:00 a.m. NST today low 996 mb located over northern Quebec.
By 4:00 p.m. NST today dissipating low 1007 mb located over the
Northwest Labrador Sea.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 3:50 AM NST 19 January 2017 A low pressure system over Northern Quebec will move to lie over the
Northwest Labrador Sea this afternoon and weaken. Strong to gale
force southerly winds over northern waters will diminish this morning
as the low weakens.

Marine interests are advised that a gale warning is continued for the
Northwest Labrador Sea.

Marine interests are also advised that freezing spray warnings are in
effect for all open waters except the East Labrador Sea.

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