Mid Labrador Coast
Issued 09:30 PM NDT 08 April 2020
Tonight and Thursday.
Wind variable 10 to 15 knots becoming southeast 10 to 15 Thursday morning then increasing to southeast 15 to 20 Thursday evening.
Temperatures minus 8 to zero.
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Ice ForecastsIssued 10:00 AM EDT 8 April 2020 Today Tonight and Thursday
Ice EdgeIce edge estimated from Newfoundland near 4740N 5240W to 4820N 5030W
to 4850N 5005W to 5500N 5300W to 5615N 5725W to 5800N 5845W then
northward. Sea ice north then west of the ice edge.
Ice CoverageIce pressure warning in effect.
2 tenths first-year ice including a trace of old ice except 9 plus
tenths first-year ice including a trace of old ice along the coast.
Strong ice pressure along the coast today easing Thursday morning.
Iceberg BulletinIssued 3:12 PM EDT 8 April 2020
Iceberg LimitIceberg limit at 0000 UTC 9 Apr estimated from Newfoundland near
4745N 5613W to 4510N 5550W to 4420N 4735W to 4605N 4455W to 4940N
4425W to 5330N 4800W to 5740N 5240W to 5630N 4800W then eastwards.
Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 9 Apr estimated from Quebec near
5014N 6037W to Newfoundland near 4843N 5836W.
Iceberg CountUnknown number of icebergs.
Warnings (In effect)
Mid Labrador CoastIssued 10:00 AM EDT 08 April 2020
Navigators in this marine area should be on the lookout for hazardous ice conditions and take necessary safety precautions. Please refer to the latest ice forecasts for further details and continue to monitor the situation through Canadian Coast Guard radio stations.
Technical Marine SynopsisIssued 9:30 PM NDT 8 April 2020 Tonight and Thursday At 9:30 p.m. NDT tonight low 997 mb located south of Lake Melville.
By 4:00 a.m. NDT Thursday dissipating low 999 mb located south of
At 9:30 p.m. NDT tonight trough located on a line
northeast-southwest over the South Labrador Sea.
By 9:30 p.m. NDT Thursday trough located on a line
northeast-southwest over the Northwest Labrador Sea.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 9:19 PM NDT 8 April 2020 A trough of low pressure over the South Labrador Sea will move north
to lie over the Northwest Labrador Sea Thursday afternoon. Gale force
northeasterly winds to the north of this system will persist through
Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for
North Labrador Coast, Northwest Labrador Sea, and East Labrador Sea.
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