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Northwest Labrador Sea


Marine Forecast

Issued 04:00 AM NST 17 November 2019

Today Tonight and Monday.

Storm warning in effect.

Wind north 45 to 55 knots except north 25 to 35 over northern sections. Wind becoming northwest 35 to 45 this morning then diminishing to northwest 25 to 35 this evening. Wind diminishing to west 15 late overnight except west 25 over northern sections Monday afternoon and evening.


Temperatures near minus 1.


Issued 06:00 PM NST 16 November 2019

Northwest Labrador Sea - northern half

Tonight and Sunday. Seas 3 to 5 metres.

Northwest Labrador Sea - southern half

Tonight and Sunday. Seas 3 to 5 metres building to 5 to 7 this evening and to 7 to 9 Sunday morning. Seas subsiding to 5 to 7 Sunday afternoon.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 AM NST 17 November 2019
Tuesday Wind variable 10 to 15 knots.
Wednesday Wind northeast 15 knots.
Thursday Wind variable 10 to 15 knots.

Ice Forecast

Issued 11:00 AM EST 16 November 2019 Today Tonight and Sunday Bergy water. 

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 11:00 AM EST 16 November 2019 Today Tonight and Sunday

Ice Edge

Ice edge estimated from 6200N 6410W to 6650N 6005W to 6840N 6445W to
7230N 6430W then northeastward. Sea ice west of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Bergy water.


Iceberg Bulletin

Issued 11:00 AM EST 16 November 2019

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 17 Nov estimated from the Labrador coast
near 5210N 5545W to 5100N 5200W to 5045N 4730W to 5200N 4630W to
5530N 5400W to 6100N 5900W to 6200N 5400W to 5800N 4800W then

Iceberg Count

Unknown number of icebergs.

Warnings (In effect)

Storm warning in effect

Northwest Labrador Sea

Issued 04:00 AM NST 17 November 2019

'Storm' force winds of 48 to 63 knots are 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.


Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 4:00 AM NST 17 November 2019 Today Tonight and Monday At 4:00 a.m. NST today low 968 mb located south of Greenland.
By 4:00 a.m. NST Monday departing low 961 mb located southeast
of Greenland.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 3:50 AM NST 17 November 2019 An intense low pressure system southeast of the marine district will
move slowly eastward into the Atlantic through the forecast period.
Storm to hurricane force northwesterlies over most waters in the wake
of the low will gradually subside tonight and into Monday as it

Marine interests are advised that hurricane force wind warnings are
in effect for South Labrador Coast, Mid Labrador Coast - Hopedale and
south, and East Labrador Sea - southeastern half. Storm warnings are
in effect for all remaining waters except Lake Melville and Mid
Labrador Coast - north of Hopedale where gale warning are in effect.

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