Northwest Labrador Sea
Issued 04:00 PM NDT 07 October 2022
Tonight and Saturday.
Gale warning in effect.
Wind northwest 35 knots diminishing to northwest 25 this evening and to variable 10 to 15 late overnight. Wind increasing to southeast 25 Saturday evening.
Flurries or showers changing to rain or snow Saturday afternoon. Visibility as low as 1 mile in precipitation.
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Ice ForecastsIssued 11:00 AM EDT 7 October 2022 Today Tonight and Saturday
Ice EdgeIce edge estimated from Baffin Island near 7222N 7506W to 7320N
7345W to 7450N 7258W then eastwards. Sea ice west of the ice edge.
Iceberg BulletinIssued 2:30 PM EDT 7 October 2022
Iceberg LimitIceberg limit at 0000 UTC 8 Oct estimated from Newfoundland near
5122N 5531W to 5200N 5200W to 5330N 5000W to 5500N 5045W to 5845N
5545W to 6035N 5145W to 5905N 4820W to 5840N 4500W then eastwards.
Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 8 Oct estimated from the Labrador
coast near 5139N 5638W to Newfoundland near 5126N 5618W.
Iceberg CountUnknown number of icebergs.
Warnings (In effect)
Northwest Labrador SeaIssued 4:00 PM NDT 07 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.
Technical Marine SynopsisIssued 4:00 PM NDT 7 October 2022 Tonight and Saturday At 4:00 p.m. NDT today trough located over northern Labrador Sea.
By 4:00 a.m. NDT Saturday departing trough located south of
At 4:00 p.m. NDT today ridge located over Labrador.
By 4:00 p.m. NDT Saturday ridge located on a line
northwest-southeast over the East Labrador Sea.
At 9:30 a.m. NDT Saturday approaching low 1000 mb located over
Marine Weather StatementIssued 3:47 PM NDT 7 October 2022 A trough of low pressure will continue southeastward across the
Northern Labrador Sea tonight before departing to the east overnight.
Strong to gale force northwesterly winds will continue behind the
Marine interests are advised that a gale warning is in effect for
Northwest Labrador Sea.
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