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East Labrador Sea

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 04:00 PM NDT 03 April 2020

Tonight and Saturday.

Gale warning in effect.

Wind northwest 25 to 35 knots tonight and Saturday.

Flurries.

Freezing spray warning in effect.

Freezing spray over northern sections late this afternoon tonight and Saturday.

Temperatures minus 5 to zero.

Waves

Issued 06:00 PM NDT 03 April 2020
Tonight and Saturday. Seas 3 to 5 metres.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 PM NDT 03 April 2020
Sunday Wind variable 15 to 20 knots increasing to east 45 to 55 in the morning then diminishing to east 25 to 35 late in the day.
Monday Wind northeast 25 knots backing to northwest 25.
Tuesday Wind northwest 25 knots increasing to northeast 25 to 35.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 3 April 2020 Today Tonight and Saturday Forecasts available to mariners upon request. 

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 3 April 2020 Today Tonight and Saturday

Ice Edge

Ice edge estimated from Newfoundland near 4740N 5240W to 4710N 5040W
to 4835N 4855W to 5500N 5300W to 5625N 5700W to 5800N 5800W then
northward. Sea ice north then west of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Forecasts available to mariners upon request.

 

Iceberg Bulletin

Issued 3:38 PM EDT 3 April 2020

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 4 Apr estimated from Newfoundland near
4655N 5556W to 4500N 5510W to 4425N 4720W to 4600N 4450W to 4900N
4405W to 5225N 4630W to 5330N 4800W to 5825N 5445W to 6000N 5245W
then eastwards.

Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 4 Apr estimated from Quebec near
5006N 6140W to Newfoundland near 4830N 5912W.

Iceberg Count

Forecasts available to mariners upon request.
Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Gale warning in effect

East Labrador Sea

Issued 4:00 PM NDT 03 April 2020

'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.

Freezing spray warning in effect

East Labrador Sea

Issued 4:00 PM NDT 03 April 2020

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 4:00 PM NDT 3 April 2020 Tonight and Saturday At 4:00 p.m. NDT today quasi-stationary trough located off
Greenland.

At 4:00 p.m. NDT today quasi-stationary ridge located over the
North Labrador Coast.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 3:51 PM NDT 3 April 2020 A trough of low pressure will remain nearly stationary off Greenland
today and tonight before starting to drift westward toward the
Labrador Sea on Saturday. As a result, the strong to gale force
northwesterlies over eastern waters will slowly spread westward
overnight into Saturday.

Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for
Northwest Labrador Sea and East Labrador Sea.

Marine interests are also advised that freezing spray warnings are in
effect for Mid Labrador Coast and the Labrador Sea.

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