Northwest Labrador Sea
Issued 04:00 PM NDT 23 October 2020
Tonight and Saturday.
Wind northwest 25 knots backing to west 15 to 20 near midnight then diminishing to light Saturday morning. Wind increasing to east 25 Saturday evening.
Flurries changing to snow Saturday afternoon.
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Ice ForecastsIssued 11:00 AM EDT 23 October 2020 Today Tonight and Saturday
Ice EdgeIce edge estimated from Baffin Island near 7035N 6825W to 7400N
7500W to 7500N 7300W then eastward. Sea ice west of the ice edge.
Forecasts available to mariners upon request.
Iceberg BulletinIssued 2:30 PM EDT 23 October 2020
Iceberg LimitIceberg limit at 0000 UTC 24 Oct estimated from the Labrador coast
near 5153N 5602W to 5145N 5430W to 5215N 5300W to 5500N 5030W to
5630N 5100W to 5700N 5500W to 6100N 5900W to 6200N 5600W to 5900N
5000W then eastwards.
Iceberg CountUnknown number of icebergs.
No watches or warnings in effect.
Technical Marine SynopsisIssued 4:00 PM NDT 23 October 2020 Tonight and Saturday At 4:00 p.m. NDT today quasi-stationary trough located over
At 4:00 p.m. NDT today low 1007 mb located over the Great Lakes.
By 4:00 p.m. NDT Saturday low 990 mb located southwest of Nain.
At 4:00 p.m. NDT today ridge located over western Labrador.
By 4:00 p.m. NDT Saturday ridge located over the East Labrador Sea.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 3:56 PM NDT 23 October 2020 A trough of low pressure over Southwestern Greenland will remain
nearly stationary tonight. Meanwhile, a ridge of high pressure will
approach the marine district from the west. Strong to gale force
northwesterlies over the Labrador Sea will diminish tonight as the
On Saturday, a low pressure system will approach from the west.
Strong to gale force southeasterlies will develop ahead of the low.
Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for
South Labrador Coast, Mid Labrador Coast, South Labrador Sea, and
East Labrador Sea.
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