North Labrador Coast
Issued 09:30 PM NDT 09 April 2020
Tonight and Friday.
Wind east 15 knots tonight and Friday.
Temperatures minus 8 to zero.
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Ice ForecastsIssued 10:00 AM EDT 9 April 2020 Today Tonight and Friday
Ice EdgeIce edge estimated from Newfoundland near 4840N 5305W to 4900N 5030W
to 5500N 5300W to 5615N 5725W to 5800N 5945W then northward. Sea ice
west of the ice edge.
Ice CoverageIce pressure warning in effect.
9 plus tenths first-year ice except 9 tenths first-year ice
including a trace of old ice in the eastern section. Strong ice
pressure along the coast today easing this evening.
Iceberg BulletinIssued 4:36 PM EDT 9 April 2020
Iceberg LimitIceberg limit at 0000 UTC 10 Apr estimated from Newfoundland near
4745N 5613W to 4510N 5550W to 4350N 4810W to 4545N 4525W to 4835N
4450W to 5330N 4830W to 5740N 5240W to 5630N 4800W then eastwards.
Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 10 Apr estimated from Quebec near
5012N 6121W to Newfoundland near 4834N 5906W.
Iceberg CountUnknown number of icebergs.
Warnings (In effect)
North Labrador CoastIssued 10:00 AM EDT 09 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.
Technical Marine SynopsisIssued 9:30 PM NDT 9 April 2020 Tonight and Friday At 9:30 p.m. NDT tonight trough located on a line
northeast-southwest over the Northwest Labrador Sea.
By 4:00 a.m. NDT Friday departing trough located north of the
Northwest Labrador Sea.
At 9:30 p.m. NDT tonight low 976 mb located near the Gulf of Maine.
By 9:30 p.m. NDT Friday low 973 mb located over the Gulf of
Marine Weather StatementIssued 9:21 PM NDT 9 April 2020 A trough of low pressure over the Northwest Labrador Sea will move
northwestwards to lie north of the marine district tonight.
Gale force northeasterly winds to the north of this system will
diminish near midnight as the trough departs.
An intense low pressure system will move over the Gulf of St.
Lawrence Friday night. Strong to gale force easterly winds will
develop over southern waters late Friday in advance of this
Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for
South Labrador Coast, Northwest Labrador Sea, and East Labrador Sea.
Marine interests are also advised that freezing spray warnings are in
effect for South Labrador Coast and Mid Labrador Coast.
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- Arviat - eastern half
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- Central Brevoort - northern half
- Central Brevoort - southern half
- Central - eastern half
- Central - western half
- Clarence - northern half
- Clarence - southern half
- Coats - northern half
- Coats - southern half
- East Baffin - northern half
- East Baffin - southern half
- East Brevoort - northern half
- East Brevoort - southern half
- East Clyde - northern half
- East Clyde - southern half
- East Davis - northern half
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- Eureka - southern half
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- Kane - southern half
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- Lancaster - western half
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- Navy Board
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- Nottingham - eastern half
- Nottingham - western half
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- Rankin - northern half
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- Resolution - eastern half
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- Roes Welcome - northern half
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- St. Roch
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