Belle Isle Bank

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM NST 20 November 2017

Today Tonight and Tuesday.

Wind southeast 30 knots diminishing to southwest 20 near midnight then veering to west 15 Tuesday afternoon. Wind increasing to northwest 30 Tuesday evening.

Rain ending Tuesday morning. Fog banks dissipating late overnight.

Waves

Issued 06:00 AM NST 20 November 2017

Belle Isle Bank - northern half

Today Tonight and Tuesday. Seas 4 to 6 metres.

Belle Isle Bank - southern half

Today Tonight and Tuesday. Seas 3 to 5 metres.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM NST 20 November 2017
Wednesday Wind northwest 25 to 35 knots becoming southeast 25 to 35 in the afternoon.
Thursday Wind southeast 25 to 35 knots.
Friday Wind northeast 15 knots.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EST 20 November 2017 Today Tonight and Tuesday Bergy water.  

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Belle Isle Bank

Issued 10:00 AM EST 20 November 2017 Today Tonight and Tuesday

Ice Edge

First ice edge estimated from Labrador near 5205N 5540W to 5215N
5530W to 5330N 5530W to 5435N 5705W to 5520N 5850W to Labrador near
5510N 5930W. Sea ice west of the ice edge.

Second ice edge estimated from Labrador near 5920N 6340W to 5945N
6340W to 6030N 6405W then northeastward. Sea ice west of the ice
edge.

Ice Coverage

Bergy water.

Ice Forecasts

Southeast Labrador Sea

Issued 10:00 AM EST 20 November 2017 Forecasts are unavailable until further request.
 

Iceberg Bulletin

Belle Isle Bank

Issued 11:00 AM EST 19 November 2017

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 20 Nov estimated from the Labrador coast
near 5200N 5555W to 5100N 5415W to 5200N 4900W to 5300N 4730W to
5500N 5000W to 6000N 6000W to 6100N 5400W to 5800N 5000W then
eastwards.

Iceberg Count

No confirmed icebergs except less than 10 icebergs north of the
iceberg limit.

Iceberg Bulletin

Southeast Labrador Sea

Issued 11:00 AM EST 19 November 2017

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 20 Nov estimated from the Labrador coast
near 5200N 5555W to 5100N 5415W to 5200N 4900W to 5300N 4730W to
5500N 5000W to 6000N 6000W to 6100N 5400W to 5800N 5000W then
eastwards.

Iceberg Count

Forecasts available to mariners upon request.
Warnings

No watches or warnings in effect.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 10:00 AM NST 20 November 2017 Today Tonight and Tuesday At 10:00 a.m. NST today trough located on a line northwest-southeast
over Newfoundland.
By 10:00 a.m. NST Tuesday departing trough located over Labrador
Sea.

At 3:30 p.m. NST Tuesday approaching low 990 mb located east of
Funk Island Bank.

At 10:00 a.m. NST today departing ridge located over the eastern
Marine District.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 9:58 AM NST 20 November 2017 A low pressure system east of the district on Tuesday will retrograde
westward to lie over Eastern Funk Island Bank by Tuesday evening.
Gale force northwesterlies will develop over eastern waters late
Tuesday as the low approaches.

Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for
Funk Island Bank, Northern Grand Banks and Southeastern Grand Banks.

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