Northwest Labrador Sea - eastern half

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 09:30 PM NST 21 November 2017

Tonight and Wednesday.

Gale warning in effect.

Wind southeast 35 to 45 knots diminishing to southeast 25 to 35 Wednesday afternoon then becoming southeast 25 Wednesday evening.

Rain.

Waves

Issued 06:00 PM NST 21 November 2017
Tonight and Wednesday. Seas 7 to 10 metres subsiding to 5 to 7 Wednesday afternoon.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 PM NST 21 November 2017
Thursday Wind southeast 15 knots increasing to northwest 25 to 35 late in the day.
Friday Wind west 25 knots diminishing to variable 15 to 20.
Saturday Wind west 20 knots backing to south 20.

Ice Forecast

Issued 11:00 AM EST 21 November 2017 Today Tonight and Wednesday Bergy water. 

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 11:00 AM EST 21 November 2017 Today Tonight and Wednesday

Ice Edge

Ice edge estimated from 6200N 6410W to 6410N 5750W then
northeastwards. Sea ice north of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Bergy water.

 

Iceberg Bulletin

Issued 11:00 AM EST 21 November 2017

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 22 Nov estimated from the Labrador coast
near 5200N 5555W to 5030N 5415W to 5200N 4900W to 5300N 4730W to
5500N 5000W to 6000N 6000W to 6100N 5400W to 5800N 5000W then
eastwards.

Iceberg Count

Unknown number of icebergs.
Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Gale warning in effect

Northwest Labrador Sea - eastern half

Issued 9:30 PM NST 21 November 2017

'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 9:30 PM NST 21 November 2017 Tonight and Wednesday At 9:30 p.m. NST tonight quasi-stationary trough located on a line
northwest-southeast over western Labrador Sea.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 9:09 PM NST 21 November 2017 A trough of low pressure over the Western Labrador Sea will remain
quasistationary. Gale to storm force southeasterlies to the east of
the trough will gradually diminish through the forecast period as the
trough weakens.

Marine interests are advised a storm warning is in effect for East
Labrador Sea. A gale warning is in effect for the Northwest Labrador
Sea - eastern half.

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