East Labrador Sea

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 09:30 AM NST 18 January 2018

Today Tonight and Friday.

Wind variable 10 to 15 knots increasing to southeast 15 to 20 this evening except east 25 over northern sections. Wind becoming northeast 25 Friday evening.

Flurries. Visibility 1 mile or less in flurries.

Temperatures minus 11 to minus 4 rising to zero Friday afternoon.

Waves

Issued 06:00 AM NST 18 January 2018
Today Tonight and Friday. Seas 1 to 2 metres building to 2 to 3 late overnight.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 AM NST 18 January 2018
Saturday Wind northeast 25 to 35 knots.
Sunday Wind north 25 knots.
Monday Wind northwest 25 knots.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EST 17 January 2018 Today Tonight and Thursday Forecasts available to mariners upon request. 

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 10:00 AM EST 17 January 2018 Today Tonight and Thursday

Ice Edge

First ice edge estimated from Newfoundland near 4835N 5325W to
Newfoundland near 4900N 5340W. Sea ice west of the ice edge.

Second ice edge estimated from Newfoundland near 4925N 5420W to
4945N 5430W to 4940N 5450W to Newfoundland near 4930N 5510W. Sea ice
south of the ice edge.

Third ice edge estimated from Newfoundland near 5040N 5610W to 5120N
5325W to 5415N 5325W to 5645N 5650W to 5800N 5720W then
northeastwards. Sea ice west of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Forecasts available to mariners upon request.

 

Iceberg Bulletin

Issued 11:00 AM EST 17 January 2018

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 18 Jan estimated from the Labrador coast
near 5400N 5718W to 5400N 5230W to 5700N 5300W then eastwards.

Iceberg Count

Forecasts available to mariners upon request.
Warnings

Warnings (Ended)

Freezing spray warning ended

East Labrador Sea

Issued 09:30 AM NST 18 January 2018
Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 9:30 AM NST 18 January 2018 Today Tonight and Friday At 9:30 a.m. NST today deepening low 1002 mb located south of
Newfoundland.
By 4:00 a.m. NST Friday low 988 mb located east of Belle Isle Bank.

At 9:30 a.m. NST today low 998 mb located over northern Quebec.
By 4:00 a.m. NST Friday trough located on a line northwest-southeast
over Labrador Sea.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 9:14 AM NST 18 January 2018 Marine interests are advised that freezing spray warnings are in
effect for all open waters except East Labrador Sea.

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