South Labrador Sea - eastern half: Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 4:00 PM NDT 18 April 2014 Tonight and Saturday At 4:00 p.m. NDT today trough located on a line northeast-southwest
over the Northwest Labrador Sea.
By 4:00 a.m. NDT Saturday trough located southeast of the Marine
District.

At 4:00 p.m. NDT today ridge located over western Labrador.
By 4:00 p.m. NDT Saturday ridge located over Labrador Coast.
 

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 3:53 PM NDT 18 April 2014 A low pressure system over the Northern Davis Strait will continue to
weaken tonight. A trough associated with this low over the Northwest
Labrador Sea will move to lie east of the marine overnight. Strong to
gale force westerlies over the Labrador Sea will diminish as the
trough passes.

Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for the
south and East Labrador Sea.

Marine interests are also advised that freezing spray warnings are in
effect for all waters except Lake Melville.