Northwest Labrador Sea - western half

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 09:30 PM NDT 23 May 2018

Tonight and Thursday.

Wind northwest 20 knots diminishing to northwest 10 to 15 Thursday afternoon.

Flurries. Visibility 1 mile or less in flurries.

Temperatures near minus 2.

Waves

Issued 06:00 PM NDT 23 May 2018
Tonight and Thursday. Outside the ice edge seas 1 to 2 metres.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 PM NDT 23 May 2018
Friday Wind northwest 10 to 15 knots increasing to northwest 20 in the morning.
Saturday Wind northwest 20 knots.
Sunday Wind northwest 15 to 20 knots.

Ice Forecast

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 23 May 2018 Today Tonight and Thursday 7 tenths first-year ice including a trace of old ice. 

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 23 May 2018 Today Tonight and Thursday

Ice Edge

Ice edge estimated from 5800N 5730W to 6000N 5800W to 6045N 5715W
then northeastwards. Sea ice northwest of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

7 tenths first-year ice including a trace of old ice.

 

Iceberg Bulletin

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 23 May 2018

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 23 May estimated from Newfoundland near
4651N 5409W to 4600N 5345W to 4515N 4730W to 4545N 4600W to 4745N
4545W to 5100N 4715W to 5300N 4800W to 5600N 4900W then eastwards.

Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 23 May estimated from Quebec near
5034N 5930W to Newfoundland near 4939N 5757W.

Iceberg Count

Unknown number of icebergs.
Warnings

No watches or warnings in effect.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 9:30 PM NDT 23 May 2018 Tonight and Thursday At 9:30 p.m. NDT tonight ridge located over Labrador.
By 9:30 p.m. NDT Thursday ridge located over Labrador Sea.

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