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Northwest Labrador Sea

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 04:00 PM NST 01 March 2024

Tonight and Saturday.

Wind southwest 25 knots except variable 10 to 15 over northwestern sections. Wind becoming northwest 25 late overnight then backing to west 25 Saturday morning.

Flurries. Visibility 1 mile or less in flurries.

Freezing spray warning in effect.

Over open water freezing spray.

Temperatures near minus 11.

Waves

Issued 06:00 PM NST 01 March 2024
Tonight and Saturday. Outside the ice edge seas 2 to 3 metres building to 3 to 4 late overnight then subsiding to 2 to 3 Saturday evening.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 PM NST 01 March 2024
Sunday Wind southwest 15 to 20 knots diminishing to variable 10 to 15 in the morning then increasing to northwest 35 in the afternoon.
Monday Wind northwest 25 to 35 knots.
Tuesday Wind northwest 25 knots diminishing to variable 10 to 15.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EST 1 March 2024 Today Tonight and Saturday Bergy water except 8 tenths first-year ice including a trace of old ice in the western and northwestern sections. 

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 10:00 AM EST 1 March 2024 Today Tonight and Saturday

Ice Edge

Ice edge estimated from Newfoundland near 4806N 5251W to 5031N 4957W
to 5334N 4936W to 5812N 5805W to 6011N 5858W to 6200N 5653W then
northward. Sea ice west of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Bergy water except 8 tenths first-year ice including a trace of old
ice in the western and northwestern sections.

 

Iceberg Bulletin

Issued 1:30 PM EST 1 March 2024

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 2 Mar estimated from Newfoundland near
4645N 5305W to 4725N 4645W to 4900N 4710W to 5300N 4855W to 5815N
5730W to 5835N 5005W to 5635N 4510W then eastwards.

Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 2 Mar estimated from Quebec near
5112N 5850W to Newfoundland near 4955N 5741W.

Iceberg Count

Unknown number of icebergs.
Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Freezing spray warning in effect

Northwest Labrador Sea

Issued 4:00 PM NST 01 March 2024

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.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 4:00 PM NST 1 March 2024 Tonight and Saturday At 4:00 p.m. NST today departing trough located east of the East
Labrador Sea.

At 4:00 p.m. NST today trough located over Ungava Bay.
By 4:00 p.m. NST Saturday trough located over the East Labrador Sea.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 3:52 PM NST 1 March 2024 Marine interests are advised that all gale warnings have ended.

Marine interests are also advised that freezing spray warnings are in
effect for the Labrador Sea.

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