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East Labrador Sea

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 09:30 PM NST 26 January 2022

Tonight and Thursday.

Storm warning in effect.

Wind northwest 45 to 55 knots except south 25 to 35 over southeastern sections tonight. Wind diminishing to northwest 25 to 35 early Thursday morning and to west 15 to 20 near noon Thursday. Wind backing to southwest 25 Thursday evening.

Snow changing to flurries Thursday morning. Visibility 1 mile or less in snow.

Freezing spray warning in effect.

Freezing spray over western sections late overnight and Thursday morning.

Temperatures zero falling to minus 6 overnight.

Waves

Issued 06:00 PM NST 26 January 2022
Tonight and Thursday. Seas 2 to 3 metres building to 3 to 5 near midnight and to 5 to 7 late overnight. Seas subsiding to 3 to 5 Thursday morning and to 2 to 3 Thursday afternoon.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 PM NST 26 January 2022
Friday Wind southwest 25 to 35 knots.
Saturday Wind southwest 25 to 35 knots.
Sunday Wind northwest 20 knots increasing to northeast 35 to 45.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EST 26 January 2022 Today Tonight and Thursday Forecasts available to mariners upon request. 

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 10:00 AM EST 26 January 2022 Today Tonight and Thursday

Ice Edge

Ice edge estimated from Newfoundland near 4739N 5240W to 4840N 5224W
to 4948N 5325W to 5022N 5508W to 5150N 5237W to 5448N 5204W to 5803N
5618W then northeastward. Sea ice west of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Forecasts available to mariners upon request.

 

Iceberg Bulletin

Issued 1:30 PM EST 26 January 2022

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 27 Jan estimated from the Labrador coast
near 5239N 5551W to 5110N 5005W to 5220N 4810W to 5600N 5345W to
5930N 5625W to 6035N 5210W to 5830N 4700W then eastwards.

Iceberg Count

Forecasts available to mariners upon request.
Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Storm warning in effect

East Labrador Sea

Issued 9:30 PM NST 26 January 2022

'Storm' force winds of 48 to 63 knots are occurring or expected to occur in this marine area. Please refer to the latest marine forecasts for further details and continue to monitor the situation through Canadian Coast Guard radio or Weatheradio stations.

Freezing spray warning in effect

East Labrador Sea

Issued 9:30 PM NST 26 January 2022

Moderate or severe freezing spray is occurring or expected to occur in this marine area. 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 9:30 PM NST 26 January 2022 Tonight and Thursday At 9:30 p.m. NST tonight low 992 mb located over the East Labrador
Sea.
By 9:30 a.m. NST Thursday low 990 mb located over southwestern
Greenland.

At 9:30 p.m. NST tonight ridge located over western Labrador.
By 4:00 p.m. NST Thursday ridge located over the East Labrador Sea.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 9:20 PM NST 26 January 2022 A low pressure system over the East Labrador Sea will continue
northeastward tonight. Strong to gale force southerlies ahead of the
low will shift to gale to storm force northwesterlies in its wake.

Marine interests are advised that a storm warning is in effect for
East Labrador Sea. Gale warnings are in effect for South Labrador
Coast, Mid Labrador Coast - Hopedale and south, South Labrador Sea,
and Northwest Labrador Sea - southeastern half.

Marine interests are also advised that freezing spray warnings are in
effect for all areas with open water.

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