East Labrador Sea

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 09:30 AM NST 22 January 2018

Today Tonight and Tuesday.

Wind variable 20 knots increasing to northwest 25 near midnight. Wind northwest 25 Tuesday.

Flurries. Visibility 1 mile or less in flurries.

Temperatures minus 3 to plus 2.

Waves

Issued 06:00 AM NST 22 January 2018

East Labrador Sea - northern half

Today Tonight and Tuesday. Seas 2 to 3 metres.

East Labrador Sea - southern half

Today Tonight and Tuesday. Seas 3 to 5 metres.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 AM NST 22 January 2018
Wednesday Wind northwest 25 knots diminishing to variable 10 to 15 in the afternoon.
Thursday Wind northeast 35 to 45 knots.
Friday Wind northwest 35 to 45 knots.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EST 21 JANUARY 2018 TODAY TONIGHT AND MONDAY FORECASTS AVAILABLE TO MARINERS UPON REQUEST. 

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Ice Forecasts

Issued 10:00 AM EST 21 JANUARY 2018 TODAY TONIGHT AND MONDAY

Ice Edge

ICE EDGE ESTIMATED FROM NEWFOUNDLAND NEAR 4835N 5300W TO 4935N 5320W
TO 5025N 5525W TO 5035N 5230W TO 5430N 5220W TO 5720N 5735W TO 5800N
5750W THEN NORTHWARDS. SEA ICE WEST OF THE ICE EDGE.

Ice Coverage

FORECASTS AVAILABLE TO MARINERS UPON REQUEST.

 

Iceberg Bulletin

Issued 11:00 AM EST 21 January 2018

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 22 Jan estimated from the Labrador coast
near 5320N 5550W to 5325N 5130W to 5500N 5130W to 5700N 5300W then
eastwards.

Iceberg Count

Forecasts available to mariners upon request.
Warnings

No watches or warnings in effect.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 9:30 AM NST 22 January 2018 Today Tonight and Tuesday At 9:30 a.m. NST today low 990 mb located over the central Northwest
Labrador Sea.
By 9:30 p.m. NST tonight dissipating low 998 mb located over the
central South Labrador Sea.

At 9:30 a.m. NST today quasi-stationary low 966 mb located southeast
of Greenland.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 9:22 AM NST 22 January 2018 A low pressure system over the Northwest Labrador Sea will slowly
weaken as it drifts southward today. Meanwhile, a low pressure system
southeast of Greenland will remain nearly stationary. These systems
will bring gale force northwesterlies to western waters today into
Tuesday.

Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for all
waters except Lake Melville and East Labrador Sea.

Marine interests are also advised that freezing spray warnings are in
effect for South Labrador Sea and Northwest Labrador Sea.

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