South Labrador Coast
Issued 04:00 AM NST 21 November 2017
Today Tonight and Wednesday.
Wind south 20 knots veering to west 15 to 20 this afternoon then to northwest 25 this evening. Wind diminishing to northwest 15 late overnight and to light Wednesday morning.
Showers and fog patches ending this morning.
Temperatures plus 3 falling to minus 2 overnight then rising to plus 3 Wednesday evening.
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Ice ForecastsIssued 10:00 AM EST 20 November 2017 Today Tonight and Tuesday
Ice EdgeFirst ice edge estimated from Labrador near 5205N 5540W to 5215N
5530W to 5330N 5530W to 5435N 5705W to 5520N 5850W to Labrador near
5510N 5930W. Sea ice west of the ice edge.
Second ice edge estimated from Labrador near 5920N 6340W to 5945N
6340W to 6030N 6405W then northeastward. Sea ice west of the ice
Bergy water except 9 tenths of new ice in some bays.
Iceberg BulletinIssued 11:00 AM EST 20 November 2017
Iceberg LimitIceberg limit at 0000 UTC 21 Nov estimated from the Labrador coast
near 5200N 5555W to 5030N 5415W to 5200N 4900W to 5300N 4730W to
5500N 5000W to 6000N 6000W to 6100N 5400W to 5800N 5000W then
Iceberg CountLess than 10 icebergs.
No watches or warnings in effect.
Technical Marine SynopsisIssued 4:00 AM NST 21 November 2017 Today Tonight and Wednesday At 4:00 a.m. NST today trough located on a line northwest-southeast
over Labrador Coast.
By 4:00 p.m. NST today quasi-stationary trough located on a line
northwest-southeast over western Labrador Sea.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 3:55 AM NST 21 November 2017 A trough of low pressure over the Labrador coast will move slowly
northeastward to lie over the Western Labrador Sea by this afternoon.
Gale to storm force southeasterlies ahead of the trough will shift to
moderate to strong southwesterlies behind it.
Marine interests are advised that storm warnings are in effect for
South Labrador Sea, Northwest Labrador Sea - eastern half, and East
Labrador Sea. A gale warning is in effect for the Northwest Labrador
Sea - western half.
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