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South Labrador Sea

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 09:30 AM NDT 18 July 2024

Today Tonight and Friday.

Gale warning in effect.

Wind southeast 20 knots increasing to east 35 late overnight then diminishing to northeast 25 Friday evening.

Showers and fog patches.

Waves

Issued 06:00 AM NDT 18 July 2024
Today Tonight and Friday. Seas 2 to 3 metres building to 3 to 4 late overnight.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 AM NDT 18 July 2024
Saturday Wind northwest 25 knots diminishing to variable 10 to 15 in the afternoon.
Sunday Wind southeast 15 to 20 knots increasing to southeast 25.
Monday Wind north 25 knots.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 18 July 2024 Today Tonight and Friday Bergy water. 

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 18 July 2024 Today Tonight and Friday

Ice Edge

Ice edge estimated from 6134N 6333W to 6200N 5948W then
northeastward. Sea ice north of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Bergy water.

 

Iceberg Bulletin

Issued 2:57 PM EDT 17 July 2024

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 18 Jul estimated from Newfoundland near
4923N 5528W to 5040N 4757W to 5725N 5105W to 5915N 5045W then
eastwards.

Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 18 Jul estimated from Quebec near
5114N 5848W to Newfoundland near 5014N 5725W.

Iceberg Count

Unknown number of icebergs.
Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Gale warning in effect

South Labrador Sea

Issued 09:30 AM NDT 18 July 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.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 9:30 AM NDT 18 July 2024 Today Tonight and Friday At 9:30 a.m. NDT today trough located on a line northwest-southeast
over Labrador.
By 9:30 a.m. NDT Friday low 998 mb located over the South Labrador
Coast.

At 9:30 a.m. NDT today ridge located on a line northwest-southeast
over the East Labrador Sea.
By 9:30 p.m. NDT tonight departing ridge located east of Labrador
Sea.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 9:18 AM NDT 18 July 2024 A low pressure centre will develop in a trough over Labrador tonight
before moving to lie over the South Labrador Sea on Friday. Moderate
to strong southeasterlies east of the trough will increase to gale
force easterlies as the low forms overnight.

Marine interests are advised that a gale warning is in effect for
South Labrador Sea.

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