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Mid Labrador Coast

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 09:30 PM NDT 03 April 2020

Tonight and Saturday.

Wind northwest 25 knots tonight and Saturday.

Flurries overnight and Saturday.

Freezing spray warning in effect.

Over open water freezing spray.

Temperatures minus 10 to minus 4.

Waves

Issued 06:00 PM NDT 03 April 2020
Tonight and Saturday. Outside the ice edge seas 3 metres building to 3 to 5 Saturday afternoon.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 PM NDT 03 April 2020
Sunday Wind northwest 35 knots.
Monday Wind northwest 35 knots diminishing to light.
Tuesday Wind northwest 25 knots.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 3 April 2020 Today Tonight and Saturday Ice pressure warning in effect. 6 tenths first-year ice including a trace of old ice except 9 plus tenths first-year ice including a trace of old ice along the coast. Strong ice pressure along the coast today and continuing Saturday. 

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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

Ice pressure warning in effect.

6 tenths first-year ice including a trace of old ice except 9 plus
tenths first-year ice including a trace of old ice along the coast.
Strong ice pressure along the coast today and continuing Saturday.

 

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

Unknown number of icebergs.
Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Freezing spray warning in effect

Mid Labrador Coast

Issued 9:30 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.

Ice pressure warning in effect

Mid Labrador Coast

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 03 April 2020

Navigators in this marine area should be on the lookout for hazardous ice conditions and take necessary safety precautions. Please refer to the latest ice forecasts for further details and continue to monitor the situation through Canadian Coast Guard radio stations.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 9:30 PM NDT 3 April 2020 Tonight and Saturday At 9:30 p.m. NDT tonight quasi-stationary trough located off
Greenland.

At 9:30 p.m. NDT tonight quasi-stationary ridge located over the
North Labrador Coast.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 9:14 PM NDT 3 April 2020 A trough of low pressure will remain nearly stationary off Greenland
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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