South Labrador Sea


Marine Forecast

Issued 09:30 PM NDT 20 October 2016

Tonight and Friday

Wind northwest 30 knots except west 15 to 20 over northwestern sections. Wind diminishing to west 15 to 20 Friday morning and to west 10 to 15 Friday evening.


Issued 06:00 PM NDT 20 October 2016

South Labrador Sea - northwestern half

Tonight and Friday Seas 3 to 4 metres subsiding to 2 to 3 near noon Friday.

South Labrador Sea - southeastern half

Tonight and Friday Seas 3 to 5 metres.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 PM NDT 20 October 2016
Saturday Wind variable 10 to 15 knots increasing to northeast 20 late in the day.
Sunday Wind northeast 25 to 35 knots.
Monday Wind northeast 25 knots.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 25 July 2016 Forecasts available to mariners upon request. 

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 25 July 2016

Ice Coverage

Forecasts available to mariners upon request.


Iceberg Bulletin

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 20 October 2016

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 21 Oct estimated from the Labrador coast
near 5210N 5545W to 5230N 5230W to 5400N 5300W to 5800N 5700W to
6000N 5400W to 5800N 5100W then eastwards.

Iceberg Count

Unknown number of icebergs.

No watches or warnings in effect.


Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 9:30 PM NDT 20 October 2016 Tonight and Friday At 9:30 p.m. NDT tonight quasi-stationary trough located on a line
northwest-southeast over southwestern Greenland.

At 9:30 p.m. NDT tonight quasi-stationary ridge located over

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 9:20 PM NDT 20 October 2016 A deep trough of low pressure over Southwestern Greenland will
maintain strong to gale force northwesterlies over northeastern
waters as it remains nearly stationary through Friday. Winds diminish
Friday evening as the trough begins to weaken.

Marine interests are advised that a gale warning is in effect for the
East Labrador Sea.

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