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East Labrador Sea

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 09:30 PM NDT 13 April 2024

Tonight and Sunday.

Gale warning in effect.

Wind northeast 15 to 20 knots veering to east 25 late overnight then increasing to east 35 Sunday afternoon except south 20 over southern sections.

Rain over southern sections late this evening overnight and Sunday morning. Rain or snow Sunday.

Temperatures zero rising to plus 4 Sunday afternoon.

Waves

Issued 06:00 PM NDT 13 April 2024
Tonight and Sunday. Seas 1 metre building to 2 to 3 near noon Sunday.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 PM NDT 13 April 2024
Monday Wind south 25 knots backing to southeast 15 to 20 in the morning.
Tuesday Wind southwest 20 knots.
Wednesday Wind variable 15 knots.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 13 April 2024 Today Tonight and Sunday Bergy water. 

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 13 April 2024 Today Tonight and Sunday

Ice Edge

First ice edge estimated from Newfoundland near 4934N 5429W to 5213N
5203W to 5510N 5227W to 5700N 5730W to 5945N 5900W to 6200N 5615W
then northeastward. Sea ice west of the ice edge.

Second ice edge estimated from 6155N 5254W to 6101N 5312W to 5938N
5115W to 5840N 4909W then eastward. Sea ice east of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Bergy water.

 

Iceberg Bulletin

Issued 3:27 PM EDT 13 April 2024

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 14 Apr estimated from Newfoundland near
4725N 5445W to 4550N 5410W to 4530N 4810W to 4625N 4635W to 5025N
4625W to 5445N 4940W to 5620N 4915W then eastwards.

Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 14 Apr estimated from Quebec near
5017N 6036W to Newfoundland near 4852N 5817W.

Iceberg Count

Unknown number of icebergs.
Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Gale warning in effect

East Labrador Sea

Issued 9:30 PM NDT 13 April 2024

'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 9:30 PM NDT 13 April 2024 Tonight and Sunday At 9:30 p.m. NDT tonight intensifying trough located on a line
east-west over the southern Mid Labrador Coast.
By 4:00 p.m. NDT Sunday intensifying trough located on a line
northeast-southwest over the northern Mid Labrador Coast.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 9:16 PM NDT 13 April 2024 A trough of low pressure will generally remain over the Mid Labrador
Coast tonight and Sunday, slowly intensifying throughout the forecast
period. Strong to gale force east to northeasterlies will develop to
the north of the trough tonight.

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

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