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Marine Forecast

Issued 09:30 AM NDT 20 March 2018

Today Tonight and Wednesday.

Wind northwest 20 knots diminishing to northwest 10 to 15 this evening then becoming light Wednesday morning.

Periods of snow ending Wednesday morning. Visibility 1 mile or less in snow.

Temperatures minus 6 to minus 1.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 AM NDT 20 March 2018
Thursday Wind light increasing to northeast 15 to 20 knots in the afternoon.
Friday Wind northeast 25 knots.
Saturday Wind north 15 knots.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 20 March 2018 Today Tonight and Wednesday Consolidated first-year ice. 

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 20 March 2018 Today Tonight and Wednesday

Ice Edge

Ice edge estimated from Newfoundland near 4715N 5245W to 4840N 5050W
to 5425N 5110W to 5635N 5515W to 5800N 5825W then northward. Sea ice
north and west of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Consolidated first-year ice.


No watches or warnings in effect.


Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 9:30 AM NDT 20 March 2018 Today Tonight and Wednesday At 9:30 a.m. NDT today merging low 987 mb located over the South
Labrador Sea.
At 9:30 a.m. NDT today merging low 987 mb located over southeastern
By 9:30 a.m. NDT Wednesday weakening low 1000 mb located east of
Belle Isle Bank.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 9:27 AM NDT 20 March 2018 A broad area of low pressure with a couple of low centres stretching
across the South Labrador Sea and Southeastern Labrador will slowly
move off to the east and weaken today and tonight. As a result, gale
force northwesterlies over western waters will gradually diminish
through the forecast period.

Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for the
Mid Labrador Coast, North Labrador Coast, South Labrador Sea -
northwestern half, and Northwest Labrador Sea.

Marine interests are also advised that a freezing spray warning is in
effect for the East Labrador Sea.

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