South Labrador Sea


Marine Forecast

Issued 09:30 PM NST 15 December 2018

Tonight and Sunday.

Wind northwest 15 to 20 knots increasing to northwest 25 late overnight then diminishing to northwest 15 to 20 Sunday afternoon.


Temperatures near zero.


Issued 06:00 PM NST 15 December 2018
Tonight and Sunday. Seas 2 to 3 metres.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 PM NST 15 December 2018
Monday Wind southwest 15 to 20 knots.
Tuesday Wind south 15 knots increasing to southeast 25.
Wednesday Wind northeast 25 to 35 knots.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EST 15 December 2018 Today Tonight and Sunday Bergy water. 

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Ice Forecasts

Issued 10:00 AM EST 15 December 2018 Today Tonight and Sunday

Ice Edge

First ice edge estimated from Newfoundland near 4835N 5310W to 4845N
5335W to 4915N 5325W to Newfoundland near 4915N 5330W. Sea ice
southwest of the ice edge.

Second ice edge estimated from Newfoundland near 4925N 5355W to
4945N 5445W to Newfoundland near 4930N 5510W. Sea ice south of the
ice edge.

Third ice edge estimated from Newfoundland near 4955N 5540W to 5020N
5620W to 5115N 5530W to Newfoundland near 5125N 5530W. Sea ice south
and west of the ice edge.

Fourth ice edge estimated from Newfoundland near 5135N 5525W to
5250N 5430W to 5420N 5530W to 5650N 6010W to 5800N 5910W then
eastward. Sea ice west and north of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Bergy water.


Iceberg Bulletin

Issued 11:00 AM EST 15 December 2018

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 16 Dec estimated from the Labrador coast
near 5300N 5553W to 5300N 5000W to 5730N 5700W to 6000N 5900W.

Iceberg Count

Unknown number of icebergs.

No watches or warnings in effect.


Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 9:30 PM NST 15 December 2018 Tonight and Sunday At 9:30 p.m. NST tonight trough located on a line
northeast-southwest over the South Labrador Sea.
By 9:30 a.m. NST Sunday trough located southeast of the Marine

At 4:00 a.m. NST Sunday ridge located over Quebec.
By 9:30 p.m. NST Sunday ridge located on a line north-south over
central Labrador.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 9:18 PM NST 15 December 2018 Marine interests are advised that a freezing spray warning is in
effect for Northwest Labrador Sea.

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