Northwest Labrador Sea
Issued 09:30 PM NDT 22 September 2020
Tonight and Wednesday.
Gale warning in effect.
Wind southeast 25 knots except southeast 35 over northern sections. Wind diminishing to southeast 15 to 20 near noon Wednesday except southeast 25 over northern sections.
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Ice ForecastsIssued 11:00 AM EDT 22 September 2020 Today Tonight and Wednesday
Ice EdgeFirst ice edge estimated from Baffin Island near 7345N 8205W to
Devon Island near 7430N 8415W. Sea ice west of the ice edge.
Second ice edge estimated from Devon Island near 7540N 8030W to
Ellesmere Island near 7605N 8100W. Sea ice west of the ice edge.
Third ice edge estimated from Ellesmere Island 7620N 7915W to 7615N
7725W to 7705N 7455W then northeastward. Sea ice north of the ice
Forecasts available to mariners upon request.
Iceberg BulletinIssued 2:30 PM EDT 22 September 2020
Iceberg LimitIceberg limit at 0000 UTC 23 Sep estimated from Newfoundland near
5030N 5617W to 5100N 4930W to 5400N 4900W to 5530N 5200W to 5700N
5500W to 6200N 5600W to 5900N 5000W then eastwards.
Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 23 Sep estimated from Newfoundland
near 5120N 5636W to the Labrador coast near 5133N 5648W.
Iceberg CountUnknown number of icebergs.
Warnings (In effect)
Northwest Labrador SeaIssued 9:30 PM NDT 22 September 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.
Technical Marine SynopsisIssued 9:30 PM NDT 22 September 2020 Tonight and Wednesday At 9:30 p.m. NDT tonight trough located over the Torngat Mountains.
By 9:30 p.m. NDT Wednesday trough located over the Northwest
At 9:30 p.m. NDT tonight ridge located over the East Labrador Sea.
By 4:00 a.m. NDT Wednesday departing ridge located east of
Marine Weather StatementIssued 9:33 PM NDT 22 September 2020 A trough of low pressure over Northern Labrador will gradually move
to lie over the Northwest Labrador Sea tonight. Strong southeasterly
winds will increase to gale force over northern waters tonight ahead
of the trough.
Marine interests are advised that a gale warning is in effect for
Northwest Labrador Sea.
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