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Northwest Labrador Sea

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 04:00 AM NDT 20 October 2019

Today Tonight and Monday.

Gale warning in effect.

Wind northeast 30 knots except northeast 35 over southern sections this morning. Wind diminishing to north 25 late overnight except north 15 over northwestern sections. Wind north 25 except north 15 over northwestern sections Monday.

Rain and fog patches ending this morning.

Waves

Issued 06:00 AM NDT 20 October 2019
Today Tonight and Monday. Seas 3 to 5 metres subsiding to 3 to 4 this evening.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 AM NDT 20 October 2019
Tuesday Wind north 20 knots.
Wednesday Wind southeast 15 to 20 knots veering to south 25.
Thursday Wind south 25 knots.

Ice Forecast

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 19 October 2019 Today Tonight and Sunday Bergy water. 

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 19 October 2019 Today Tonight and Sunday

Ice Edge

Ice edge estimated from Baffin Island near 7230N 7535W to 7325N
7405W to 7410N 7735W to 7540N 7355W then northeast. Sea ice west of
the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Bergy water.

 

Iceberg Bulletin

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 19 October 2019

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 20 Oct estimated from the Labrador coast
near 5200N 5555W to 5115N 5400W to 5300N 5030W to 5400N 5000W to
5515N 5200W to 5700N 5600W to 6100N 5900W to 6200N 5600W to 5900N
5000W then eastwards.

Iceberg Count

Unknown number of icebergs.
Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Gale warning in effect

Northwest Labrador Sea

Issued 04:00 AM NDT 20 October 2019

'Gale' force winds of 34 to 47 knots are occurring or expected to occur in this marine area. Watch for updated statements. 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 AM NDT 20 October 2019 Today Tonight and Monday At 4:00 a.m. NDT today low 996 mb located over the Mid Labrador
Coast.
By 9:30 a.m. NDT today dissipating low 999 mb located over the
South Labrador Coast.

At 9:30 a.m. NDT today intensifying low 992 mb located east of
Belle Isle Bank.
By 4:00 a.m. NDT Monday low 984 mb located northeast of Belle
Isle Bank.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 3:35 AM NDT 20 October 2019 A low pressure system over Mid Labrador Coast will move southwards
and dissipate over the South Labrador Coast by morning. A second low
will form east of Belle Isle Bank this morning then intensify today
and tonight. Strong to gale force northerlies will persist north of
these two features.

Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for Mid
Labrador Coast - north of Hopedale, North Labrador Coast, South
Labrador Sea and Northwest Labrador Sea.

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