North Labrador Coast - Saglek and south

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 04:00 PM NST 16 December 2018

Tonight and Monday.

Wind variable 10 to 15 knots increasing to southwest 20 this evening. Wind southwest 20 Monday.

Flurries beginning Monday afternoon.

Temperatures minus 6 to minus 2.

Waves

Issued 06:00 PM NST 16 December 2018
Tonight and Monday. Outside the ice edge seas 1 metre.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 PM NST 16 December 2018
Tuesday Wind southwest 20 knots diminishing to variable 15 in the morning.
Wednesday Wind northwest 25 knots.
Thursday Wind northwest 25 knots.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EST 16 December 2018 Today Tonight and Monday Bergy water except 4 tenths new ice including 1 tenth grey ice along parts of the coast. 

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 10:00 AM EST 16 December 2018 Today Tonight and Monday

Ice Edge

First ice edge estimated from Newfoundland near 4810N 5330W to 4825N
5300W to Newfoundland near 4835N 5300W. Sea ice west of the ice
edge.

Second ice edge estimated from Newfoundland near 4835N 5310W to
4915N 5320W to 4950N 5405W to Newfoundland near 5000N 5530W. Sea ice
south of the ice edge.

Third ice edge estimated from Newfoundland near 5000N 5540W to 5205N
5445W to 5420N 5525W to 5600N 5910W to 5715N 6040W to 5725N 5920W to
5800N 5910W then eastward. Sea ice west and north of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Bergy water except 4 tenths new ice including 1 tenth grey ice along
parts of the coast.

 

Iceberg Bulletin

Issued 11:00 AM EST 16 December 2018

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 17 Dec estimated from the Labrador coast
near 5300N 5553W to 5300N 5200W to 5415N 5200W to 5730N 5700W to
6000N 5900W.

Iceberg Count

Unknown number of icebergs.
Warnings

No watches or warnings in effect.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 4:00 PM NST 16 December 2018 Tonight and Monday At 4:00 p.m. NST today ridge located over central Labrador.
By 4:00 p.m. NST Monday ridge located on a line north-south over
the East Labrador Sea.

At 4:00 p.m. NST today low 982 mb located over Hudson Bay.
By 4:00 p.m. NST Monday low 986 mb located over northern Quebec.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 4:02 PM NST 16 December 2018 Marine interests are advised that a freezing spray warning is in
effect for Northwest Labrador Sea.

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