South Labrador Sea

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 04:00 AM NDT 25 May 2017

Today Tonight and Friday.

Wind northwest 10 to 15 knots except light over northwestern sections today and northwest 20 to 25 over northwestern sections tonight and Friday.

Flurries beginning this afternoon. Visibility as low as 1 mile in flurries.

Temperatures minus 2 to plus 2.

Waves

Issued 06:00 AM NDT 25 May 2017

South Labrador Sea - northwestern half

Today Tonight and Friday. Outside the ice edge seas 1 to 2 metres building to 2 to 3 Friday morning.

South Labrador Sea - southeastern half

Today Tonight and Friday. Seas 1 to 2 metres.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 AM NDT 25 May 2017
Saturday Wind northwest 20 knots.
Sunday Wind northwest 15 to 20 knots.
Monday Wind variable 10 to 15 knots.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 24 May 2017 Today Tonight and Thursday Bergy water except 9 tenths of first-year ice including a trace of old ice in the extreme northwestern section. 

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Map of Atlantic - Newfoundland marine weather areas Southwestern Grand Banks - 44138 Banquereau - 44139 Tail of the Bank - 44140 Nickerson Bank - 44251 Northeast Burgeo Bank - 44255 Blanc-Sablon Airport Cap Whittle Chevery Natashquan Airport Heath Point Miscou Island Grand Étang Ingonish Beach North Mountain St.Paul Island J.A. Douglas McCurdy Sydney Airport Charlottetown Airport East Point North Cape Argentia Bonavista Burgeo Cape Race Corner Brook Daniel's Harbour Englee Ferolle Point La Scie Port aux Basques Rocky Harbour Sagona Island St. Anthony Airport St. John's Int'l Airport St. Lawrence Stephenville Airport Twillingate Winterland Wreckhouse Cartwright Airport Mary's Harbour Grates Cove Pool's Island Marticot Island Long Pond Eskasoni (First Nations) Îles de la Madeleine Airport
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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 24 May 2017 Today Tonight and Thursday

Ice Edge

Ice edge estimated from Newfoundland near 4745N 5245W to 4835N 5135W
to 5115N 5420W to 5340N 5210W to 5450N 5205W to 5540N 5655W to 5800N
5800W then northward. Sea ice west of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Bergy water except 9 tenths of first-year ice including a trace of
old ice in the extreme northwestern section.

 

Iceberg Bulletin

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 24 May 2017

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 24 May estimated from Newfoundland near
4738N 5637W to 4415N 5600W to 4300N 5015W to 4300N 4800W to 4500N
4445W to 4600N 4445W to 5300N 4845W to 5600N 4900W then eastwards.

Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 24 May estimated from Quebec near
5018N 6259W to Anticosti Island near 4943N 6300W and then from
Anticosti Island near 4907N 6207W to 4830N 6145W to Newfoundland
near 4736N 5913W.

Iceberg Count

Unknown number of icebergs.
Warnings

No watches or warnings in effect.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 4:00 AM NDT 25 May 2017 Today Tonight and Friday At 4:00 a.m. NDT today ridge located on a line north-south over
Labrador Sea.
By 4:00 p.m. NDT today dissipating ridge located over Labrador Sea.

At 4:00 a.m. NDT today low 1014 mb located over the North Labrador
Coast.
By 4:00 a.m. NDT Friday low 1015 mb located over central Labrador
Sea.

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