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East Labrador Sea

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 04:00 PM NST 03 March 2024

Tonight and Monday.

Gale warning in effect.

Wind variable 15 to 20 knots increasing to northwest 35 to 45 this evening then becoming northwest 35 Monday afternoon.

Flurries. Visibility 1 mile or less in flurries.

Freezing spray warning in effect.

Freezing spray over western sections late this afternoon tonight and Monday morning. Freezing spray Monday afternoon and evening.

Temperatures minus 8 to zero falling to minus 12 to minus 4 Monday afternoon.

Waves

Issued 06:00 AM NST 03 March 2024
Today Tonight and Monday. Seas 2 to 3 metres subsiding to 1 to 2 near noon then building to 3 to 4 this evening. Seas building to 4 to 6 late overnight.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 PM NST 03 March 2024
Tuesday Wind northwest 35 knots diminishing to northwest 25 late in the day.
Wednesday Wind variable 10 to 15 knots increasing to northeast 25.
Thursday Wind northwest 35 to 45 knots.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EST 3 March 2024 Today Tonight and Monday Bergy water. 

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 10:00 AM EST 3 March 2024 Today Tonight and Monday

Ice Edge

Ice edge estimated from Newfoundland near 4806N 5251W to 5032N 4940W
to 5329N 4920W to 5812N 5705W to 6001N 5800W to 6200N 5653W then
northward. Sea ice west of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Bergy water.

 

Iceberg Bulletin

Issued 2:07 PM EST 3 March 2024

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 4 Mar estimated from Newfoundland near
4645N 5305W to 4730N 4635W to 4910N 4555W to 5620N 5225W to 5815N
5645W to 5835N 5005W to 5635N 4510W then eastwards.

Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 4 Mar estimated from Quebec near
5112N 5850W to Newfoundland near 4955N 5741W.

Iceberg Count

Unknown number of icebergs.
Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Gale warning in effect

East Labrador Sea

Issued 4:00 PM NST 03 March 2024

'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

East Labrador Sea

Issued 4:00 PM NST 03 March 2024

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 4:00 PM NST 3 March 2024 Tonight and Monday At 4:00 p.m. NST today intensifying trough located over Labrador
Sea.
By 4:00 p.m. NST Monday low 985 mb located southeast of Greenland.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 3:50 PM NST 3 March 2024 A trough of low pressure over the Labrador Sea will intensify into a
low as it continues to track southeastward across the Labrador Sea
tonight before stalling southeast of Greenland on Monday. Gale to
storm force northwesterly winds will persist over most areas through
the forecast period in the wake of the trough.

Marine interests are advised that a storm warning is in effect for
South Labrador Sea. Gale warnings are in effect for all remaining
waters except Lake Melville.

Marine interests are also advised that freezing spray warnings are in
effect for the Labrador Sea.

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