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Northwest Labrador Sea

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 09:30 PM NDT 04 October 2022

Tonight and Wednesday.

Gale warning in effect.

Wind west 35 to 45 knots diminishing to west 25 to 35 late overnight and to northwest 20 Wednesday evening.

Showers.

Waves

Issued 06:00 PM NDT 04 October 2022

Northwest Labrador Sea - northwestern half

Tonight and Wednesday. Seas 3 to 5 metres subsiding to 2 to 3 near noon Wednesday.

Northwest Labrador Sea - southeastern half

Tonight and Wednesday. Seas 3 to 5 metres.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 PM NDT 04 October 2022
Thursday Wind northwest 15 to 20 knots diminishing to variable 10 to 15 in the afternoon.
Friday Wind northwest 25 knots increasing to northwest 35.
Saturday Wind northwest 25 knots diminishing to south 15 to 20.

Ice Forecast

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 4 October 2022 Today Tonight and Wednesday Bergy water. 

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 4 October 2022 Today Tonight and Wednesday

Ice Edge

First ice edge estimated from Baffin Island near 7247N 8016W to
Bylot Island near 7251N 7957W. Sea ice northwest of the ice edge.

Second ice edge estimated from Bylot Island near 7256N 7603W to
7336N 7413W to 7406N 7528W to near 7456N 7305W then eastwards. Sea
ice west of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Bergy water.

 

Iceberg Bulletin

Issued 2:30 PM EDT 4 October 2022

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 5 Oct estimated from Newfoundland near
4956N 5533W to 4945N 4715W to 5200N 4745W to 5600N 5100W to 5845N
5545W to 6035N 5145W to 5840N 4500W then eastwards.

Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 5 Oct estimated from the Labrador
coast near 5139N 5638W to Newfoundland near 5126N 5618W.

Iceberg Count

Unknown number of icebergs.
Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Gale warning in effect

Northwest Labrador Sea

Issued 9:30 PM NDT 04 October 2022

'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.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 9:30 PM NDT 4 October 2022 Tonight and Wednesday At 9:30 p.m. NDT tonight trough located on a line
northwest-southeast over the coast of Greenland.
By 4:00 p.m. NDT Wednesday trough located on a line east-west over
the coast of Greenland.

At 9:30 p.m. NDT tonight ridge located on a line northwest-southeast
over James Bay.
By 4:00 p.m. NDT Wednesday ridge located on a line
northwest-southeast over western Quebec.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 9:13 PM NDT 4 October 2022 A trough of low pressure will remain stationary along the coast of
Greenland tonight before pivoting into the Labrador Sea on Wednesday.
Strong to gale force westerly winds will persist over most waters due
to this feature.

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

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