North Labrador Coast - Saglek and south
Issued 04:00 AM NDT 02 April 2020
Today Tonight and Friday.
Wind northeast 15 to 20 knots increasing to northeast 25 this morning then backing to northwest 20 near midnight. Wind northwest 20 Friday.
Flurries ending this afternoon.
Risk of freezing spray.
Temperatures minus 10 to minus 3 falling to minus 15 to minus 10 this evening.
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Ice ForecastsIssued 10:00 AM EDT 1 April 2020 Today Tonight and Thursday
Ice EdgeIce edge estimated from Newfoundland near 4740N 5240W to 4710N 5040W
to 4835N 4855W to 5500N 5300W to 5625N 5700W to 5800N 5740W then
northward. Sea ice north then west of the ice edge.
Ice CoverageIce pressure warning in effect.
9 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 and continuing Thursday.
Iceberg BulletinIssued 4:08 PM EDT 1 April 2020
Iceberg LimitIceberg limit at 0000 UTC 2 Apr estimated from Newfoundland near
4655N 5556W to 4500N 5315W to 4440N 4715W to 4600N 4450W to 4900N
4405W to 5225N 4630W to 5330N 4800W to 5800N 5500W to 5930N 5400W
Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 2 Apr estimated from Quebec near
5013N 6113W to Newfoundland near 4834N 5909W.
Iceberg CountUnknown number of icebergs.
Warnings (In effect)
North Labrador Coast - Saglek and southIssued 10:00 AM EDT 01 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 4:00 AM NDT 2 April 2020 Today Tonight and Friday At 4:00 a.m. NDT today quasi-stationary ridge located over the
North Labrador Coast.
At 4:00 a.m. NDT today deepening trough located near Greenland.
By 4:00 a.m. NDT Friday trough located south of Greenland.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 3:51 AM NDT 2 April 2020 A deepening trough of low pressure near Greenland will slowly drift
southward today and tonight. Strong to gale force northerlies are
forecast for most waters today.
Marine interests are advised that a gale warning is in effect for
East Labrador Sea.
Marine interests are advised that freezing spray warnings are in
effect for Northwest Labrador Sea and East Labrador Sea.
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