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South Labrador Sea

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 04:00 PM NDT 18 June 2024

Tonight and Wednesday.

Gale warning in effect.

Wind northwest 35 knots diminishing to northwest 25 near midnight then backing to southwest 15 to 20 Wednesday morning. Wind backing to southeast 25 Wednesday evening.

Showers and fog patches ending this evening. Showers and fog patches Wednesday evening.

Waves

Issued 06:00 PM NDT 18 June 2024
Tonight and Wednesday. Seas 3 metres subsiding to 1 to 2 Wednesday morning.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 PM NDT 18 June 2024
Thursday Wind southeast 25 knots diminishing to variable 15 to 20 in the morning then increasing to northwest 35 in the afternoon.
Friday Wind west 25 to 35 knots.
Saturday Wind northwest 25 knots.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 18 June 2024 Today Tonight and Wednesday Bergy water. 

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 18 June 2024 Today Tonight and Wednesday

Ice Edge

Ice edge estimated from Labrador near 5755N 6156W to 5815N 6115W to
5956N 6008W to 6200N 6305W then northeastward. Sea ice west of the
ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Bergy water.

 

Iceberg Bulletin

Issued 2:30 PM EDT 18 June 2024

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 19 Jun estimated from Newfoundland near
4657N 5300W to 4815N 5125W to 5245N 4920W to 5725N 5105W to 5630N
4755W then eastwards.

Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 19 Jun estimated from Quebec near
5040N 5930W to Newfoundland near 4950N 5735W.

Iceberg Count

Unknown number of icebergs.
Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Gale warning in effect

South Labrador Sea

Issued 4:00 PM NDT 18 June 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 4:00 PM NDT 18 June 2024 Tonight and Wednesday At 4:00 p.m. NDT today intensifying trough located on a line
northwest-southeast over the South Labrador Sea.
By 4:00 p.m. NDT Wednesday low 999 mb located southeast of
Labrador Sea.

At 4:00 p.m. NDT today ridge located over Quebec.
By 4:00 p.m. NDT Wednesday ridge located on a line north-south
over central Labrador Sea.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 3:59 PM NDT 18 June 2024 A trough of low pressure over the Labrador Sea will intensify into a
low pressure system tonight before moving to lie east of the Labrador
Sea on Wednesday. Gale force northwesterlies in the wake of this
system will diminish to strong tonight as it crosses the Labrador
Sea.

Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for
North Labrador Coast, South Labrador Sea, and Northwest Labrador Sea.

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