East Labrador Sea

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 04:00 AM NDT 25 September 2018

Today Tonight and Wednesday.

Gale warning in effect.

Wind northwest 35 knots diminishing to northwest 25 near noon and to northwest 15 to 20 this evening. Wind becoming south 20 late overnight then increasing to south 30 Wednesday morning. Wind diminishing to southwest 20 Wednesday evening.

Rain changing to a few showers this morning and ending this evening. Rain Wednesday. Visibility as low as 1 mile in rain.

Waves

Issued 06:00 AM NDT 25 September 2018
Today Tonight and Wednesday. Seas 4 to 6 metres subsiding to 3 to 4 this evening and to 2 to 3 late overnight. Seas building to 3 to 4 Wednesday afternoon.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 AM NDT 25 September 2018
Thursday Wind south 35 to 45 knots becoming west 40 to 50 in the afternoon.
Friday Wind west 40 to 50 knots diminishing to west 25.
Saturday Wind south 25 knots.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 4 August 2018 Forecasts available to mariners upon request. 

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Ice Forecasts

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 4 August 2018

Ice Coverage

Forecasts available to mariners upon request.

 

Iceberg Bulletin

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 24 September 2018

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 25 Sep estimated from Newfoundland near
4915N 5331W to 5000N 4700W to 5100N 4700W to 5800N 5700W.

Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 25 Sep estimated from the Labrador
coast near 5142N 5625W to Newfoundland near 5128N 5614W.

Iceberg Count

Forecasts available to mariners upon request.
Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Gale warning in effect

East Labrador Sea

Issued 04:00 AM NDT 25 September 2018

'Gale' force winds of 34 to 47 knots are occurring or expected to occur in this marine area. Watch for updated statements. Please refer to the latest marine forecasts for further details and continue to monitor the situation through Canadian Coast Guard radio or Weatheradio stations.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 4:00 AM NDT 25 September 2018 Today Tonight and Wednesday At 4:00 a.m. NDT today weakening low 991 mb located southeast
of Greenland.
By 4:00 p.m. NDT today departing low 998 mb located southeast
of Greenland.

At 4:00 a.m. NDT today ridge located over western Labrador.
By 4:00 a.m. NDT Wednesday ridge located over the East Labrador Sea.

At 4:00 a.m. NDT today trough located over Hudson Bay.
By 4:00 a.m. NDT Wednesday trough located over the North Labrador
Coast.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 3:45 AM NDT 25 September 2018 A low pressure system southeast of Greenland will continue to move
eastward and weaken today. Strong to gale force northwesterly winds
over the Labrador Sea will diminish by this afternoon.

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

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