North Labrador Coast

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 09:30 AM NDT 20 April 2019

Today Tonight and Sunday.

Wind west 25 knots diminishing to variable 10 to 15 this evening then increasing to southeast 15 to 20 late overnight. Wind veering to south 25 Sunday morning then diminishing to south 15 to 20 Sunday evening.

Snow or rain beginning Sunday afternoon.

Risk of freezing spray today.

Temperatures minus 10 to minus 2 rising to plus 1 near noon Sunday.

Waves

Issued 06:00 AM NDT 20 April 2019
Today Tonight and Sunday. Mainly ice covered.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 AM NDT 20 April 2019
Monday Wind northwest 25 to 35 knots.
Tuesday Wind northwest 25 to 35 knots.
Wednesday Wind northwest 25 to 35 knots diminishing to variable 10 to 15.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 20 April 2019 Today Tonight and Sunday 9 tenths first-year ice except 9 plus tenths first-year ice including a trace of old ice in the eastern section. 

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Ice Forecasts

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 20 April 2019 Today Tonight and Sunday

Ice Edge

Ice edge estimated from Newfoundland near 4840N 5305W to 4915N 5115W
to 5130N 5015W to 5205N 5340W to 5505N 5345W to 5630N 5745W to 5800N
5830W then northward. Sea ice west of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

9 tenths first-year ice except 9 plus tenths first-year ice
including a trace of old ice in the eastern section.

 

Iceberg Bulletin

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 19 April 2019

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 19 Apr estimated from Newfoundland near
4643N 5319W to 4200N 5250W to 4050N 5125W to 4020N 4635W to 4845N
3930W to 5005N 3930W to 5600N 5105W to 5720N 5340W then eastwards.

Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 19 Apr estimated from Quebec near
5016N 6004W to Newfoundland near 4856N 5827W.

Iceberg Count

Unknown number of icebergs.
Warnings

No watches or warnings in effect.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 9:30 AM NDT 20 April 2019 Today Tonight and Sunday At 9:30 a.m. NDT today trough located on a line north-south over
the East Labrador Sea.
By 4:00 p.m. NDT today trough located east of the Marine District.

At 9:30 a.m. NDT today ridge located over Quebec.
By 9:30 a.m. NDT Sunday ridge located on a line northwest-southeast
over the East Labrador Sea.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 9:26 AM NDT 20 April 2019 A trough of low pressure system over the East Labrador Sea will move
east of the district later today. Strong to gale force
northwesterlies can be expected behind the trough.

Marine interests are advised that gale and freezing spray warnings
are in effect for Northwest Labrador Sea.

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