North Labrador Coast

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 04:00 AM NST 25 February 2018

Today Tonight and Monday.

Wind variable 15 knots increasing to south 15 to 20 this morning then backing to southeast 25 Monday morning.

Risk of freezing spray.

Temperatures minus 25 to minus 17 rising to minus 18 to minus 12 near noon Monday.

Waves

Issued 06:00 AM NST 25 February 2018
Today Tonight and Monday. Mainly ice covered.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 AM NST 25 February 2018
Tuesday Wind southeast 25 knots diminishing to southeast 15 in the afternoon.
Wednesday Wind variable 15 to 20 knots becoming north 20.
Thursday Wind southeast 20 knots.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EST 24 February 2018 Today Tonight and Sunday 9 plus tenths grey ice including 2 tenths first-year ice. 

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 10:00 AM EST 24 February 2018 Today Tonight and Sunday

Ice Edge

Ice edge estimated from Newfoundland near 4805N 5255W to 4700N 4730W
to 5145N 4905W to 5500N 5230W to 5600N 5530W to 5800N 5800W then
northward. Sea ice north and west of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

9 plus tenths grey ice including 2 tenths first-year ice.

 

Iceberg Bulletin

Issued 11:00 AM EST 24 February 2018

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 24 Feb estimated from Newfoundland near
4640N 5309W to 4645N 4800W to 5000N 4630W to 5115N 4630W to 5700N
5330W then eastwards.

Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 24 Feb estimated from Newfoundland
near 5134N 5600W to the Labrador coast near 5154N 5600W.

Iceberg Count

Less than 10 icebergs.
Warnings

No watches or warnings in effect.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 4:00 AM NST 25 February 2018 Today Tonight and Monday At 4:00 a.m. NST today quasi-stationary low 996 mb located southeast
of Greenland.

At 4:00 a.m. NST today trough located on a line northeast-southwest
over southern Belle Isle Bank.
By 9:30 a.m. NST today departing trough located southeast of the
Marine District.

At 4:00 a.m. NST today ridge located over western Labrador.
By 4:00 a.m. NST Monday departing ridge located on a line
north-south over eastern Labrador Sea.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 3:43 AM NST 25 February 2018 A low pressure system nearly stationary just off the southeastern
coast of Greenland will gradually dissipate today. Meanwhile, a
trough of low pressure over the Southern Belle Isle Bank will
continue to move away from the marine district. Strong to gale force
northwesterlies in the wake of these features will diminish
throughout the day as a ridge builds in from the west.

Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for the
Northwest Labrador Sea.

Marine interests are also advised that freezing spray warnings are in
effect for the Labrador Sea.

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