East Labrador Sea

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 09:30 PM NST 18 January 2018

Tonight and Friday.

Wind southeast 15 to 20 knots except east 25 over northern sections. Wind increasing to southeast 30 Friday evening.

Flurries. Visibility 1 mile or less in flurries.

Temperatures minus 3 to plus 2.

Waves

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

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 PM 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 18 January 2018 Today Tonight and Friday Forecasts available to mariners upon request. 

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 10:00 AM EST 18 January 2018 Today Tonight and Friday

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 5105N
5245W to 5455N 5250W to 5610N 5605W to 5800N 5720W then northwards.
Sea ice west of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Forecasts available to mariners upon request.

 

Iceberg Bulletin

Issued 11:00 AM EST 18 January 2018

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 19 Jan estimated from the Labrador coast
near 5400N 5718W to 5400N 5200W to 5500N 5200W 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 PM NST 18 January 2018 Tonight and Friday At 9:30 p.m. NST tonight trough located on a line north-south over
the Mid Labrador Coast.
By 4:00 a.m. NST Friday intensifying trough located on a line
north-south over Labrador Sea.

At 9:30 p.m. NST tonight ridge located over western Quebec.
By 9:30 p.m. NST Friday ridge located over western Labrador.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 9:20 PM 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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