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South Labrador Coast

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Marine Forecast

Issued 04:00 PM NDT 20 April 2024

Tonight and Sunday.

Wind south 30 knots diminishing to south 10 to 15 Sunday evening.

Periods of rain or snow overnight and Sunday. Visibility 1 mile or less in precipitation.

Waves

Issued 06:00 PM NDT 20 April 2024
Tonight and Sunday. Outside the ice edge seas 2 to 3 metres subsiding to 1 to 2 late overnight.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 PM NDT 20 April 2024
Monday Wind variable 10 to 15 knots increasing to southeast 20 in the afternoon.
Tuesday Wind southwest 25 knots.
Wednesday Wind southwest 15 to 20 knots.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 20 April 2024 Today Tonight and Sunday 6 tenths first-year ice including a trace of old ice except 9 plus tenths first-year ice including a trace of old ice near parts of the coast. Consolidated first-year ice along parts of the coast. 

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Ice Forecasts

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 20 April 2024 Today Tonight and Sunday

Ice Edge

First ice edge estimated from Newfoundland near 4934N 5429W to 5238N
5222W to 5515N 5156W to 5641N 5703W to 6005N 5856W to 6200N 5854W
then northeastward. Sea ice west of the ice edge.

Second ice edge estimated from 6200N 5528W to 6121N 5510W to 6026N
5333W to 6030N 5109W then eastward. Sea ice east of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

6 tenths first-year ice including a trace of old ice except 9 plus
tenths first-year ice including a trace of old ice near parts of the
coast. Consolidated first-year ice along parts of the coast.

 

Iceberg Bulletin

Issued 2:30 PM EDT 20 April 2024

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 21 Apr estimated from Newfoundland near
4729N 5245W to 4805N 4945W to 5155N 4710W to 5445N 4940W to 5445N
4940W to 5625N 4855W then eastward.

Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 21 Apr estimated from Quebec near
5013N 6130W to Newfoundland near 4905N 5804W.

Iceberg Count

51 to 100 icebergs.
Warnings

No watches or warnings in effect.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 4:00 PM NDT 20 April 2024 Tonight and Sunday At 4:00 p.m. NDT today ridge located east of the Marine District.

At 4:00 p.m. NDT today low 978 mb located over Ungava Bay.
By 4:00 p.m. NDT Sunday low 990 mb located northeast of Baffin
Island.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 3:53 PM NDT 20 April 2024 An intense low pressure system over Ungava Bay will move to lie
northeast of Baffin Island on Sunday. Strong to gale force
southerlies over most of the district will diminish to moderate to
strong south to southwesterlies as the low moves away.

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

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