Northwest Labrador Sea

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 09:30 PM NDT 15 October 2018

Tonight and Tuesday.

Wind northwest 20 knots diminishing to variable 10 to 15 Tuesday morning then increasing to northeast 20 Tuesday evening.

Flurries. Visibility 1 mile or less in flurries.

Temperatures minus 2 to plus 2.

Waves

Issued 06:00 PM NDT 15 October 2018
Tonight and Tuesday. Seas 1 to 2 metres.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 PM NDT 15 October 2018
Wednesday Wind north 25 knots backing to northwest 15 to 20 late in the day.
Thursday Wind northwest 10 to 15 knots.
Friday Wind northwest 15 to 20 knots.

Ice Forecast

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 15 October 2018 Today Tonight and Tuesday Bergy water. 

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 15 October 2018 Today Tonight and Tuesday

Ice Edge

Ice edge estimated from Baffin Island near 6930N 6715W to 7230N
6505W to 7330N 6710W then northeastward. Sea ice northwest of the
ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Bergy water.

 

Iceberg Bulletin

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 15 October 2018

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 16 Oct estimated from Newfoundland near
5100N 5600W to 4945N 5200W to 4930N 4900W to 5400N 4930W to 5800N
5630W to 6000N 5400W to 5800N 5100W then eastwards.

Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 16 Oct estimated from the Labrador
coast near 5155N 5600W to Newfoundland near 5130N 5600W.

Iceberg Count

Unknown number of icebergs.
Warnings

No watches or warnings in effect.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 9:30 PM NDT 15 October 2018 Tonight and Tuesday At 9:30 p.m. NDT tonight deepening low 995 mb located over Quebec.
By 9:30 p.m. NDT Tuesday low 963 mb located over southeastern
Labrador.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 9:11 PM NDT 15 October 2018 A low pressure system over Quebec this evening will rapidly deepen as
it moves to lie over Southeastern Labrador Tuesday evening.
Winds will strengthen to strong to gale force northeasterlies on
Tuesday as the low approaches.

Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for
Lake Melville, South Labrador Coast, Mid Labrador Coast - Hopedale
and south, South Labrador Sea, and East Labrador Sea.

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