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Northwest Labrador Sea

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Marine Forecast

Issued 09:30 PM NST 23 November 2020

Tonight and Tuesday.

Gale warning in effect.

Wind southwest 25 knots veering to west 30 late overnight then diminishing to northwest 20 Tuesday morning. Wind increasing to northwest 25 Tuesday evening except northwest 35 to 45 over southern sections.

Flurries this evening. Flurries Tuesday afternoon and evening. Visibility 1 mile or less in flurries.

Freezing spray warning in effect.

Freezing spray over western sections overnight and Tuesday morning. Freezing spray over northwestern sections Tuesday evening.

Temperatures minus 5 to minus 1.

Waves

Issued 06:00 PM NST 23 November 2020
Tonight and Tuesday. Seas 2 metres except 3 to 5 over southern sections Tuesday evening.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 PM NST 23 November 2020
Wednesday Wind northwest 45 to 55 knots diminishing to northwest 35 to 45 in the afternoon.
Thursday Wind northwest 25 to 35 knots.
Friday Wind southwest 25 knots veering to west 15 to 20.

Ice Forecast

Issued 11:00 AM EST 23 November 2020 Today Tonight and Tuesday Bergy water. 

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 11:00 AM EST 23 November 2020 Today Tonight and Tuesday

Ice Edge

Ice edge estimated from near 6200N 6415W to 6225N 6225W to 6720N
5800W then northeastward. Sea ice west of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Bergy water.

 

Iceberg Bulletin

Issued 2:30 PM EST 23 November 2020

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 24 Nov estimated from the Labrador coast
near 5136N 5643W to 5200N 5329W to 5500N 5159W.

Iceberg Count

Unknown number of icebergs.
Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Gale warning in effect

Northwest Labrador Sea

Issued 9:30 PM NST 23 November 2020

'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.

Freezing spray warning in effect

Northwest Labrador Sea

Issued 9:30 PM NST 23 November 2020

Moderate or severe freezing spray is occurring or expected to occur in this marine area. 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 23 November 2020 Tonight and Tuesday At 9:30 p.m. NST tonight deepening low 998 mb located over New
Brunswick.
By 9:30 p.m. NST Tuesday deepening low 968 mb located over the
South Labrador Sea.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 9:19 PM NST 23 November 2020 A deepening low pressure system will approach the marine district
from the southwest on Tuesday and move to lie over the South Labrador
Sea by Tuesday evening. Winds generally increase to strong to gale
force southeasterly to northeasterly ahead of the low then back to
gale to storm force north to northwesterly as it passes.

Marine interests are advised that storm warnings are in effect for
Lake Melville, South Labrador Coast, Mid Labrador Coast, and South
Labrador Sea. Gale warnings are in effect for all remaining waters.

Marine interests are also advised that freezing spray warnings are in
effect for Lake Melville, Mid Labrador Coast, North Labrador Coast,
and Northwest Labrador Sea.

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