Funk Island Bank

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 07:58 AM NDT 27 August 2016

Today Tonight and Sunday

Squall watch in effect.

Wind variable 10 to 15 knots with gusts to 35 near thunderstorms. Wind becoming northwest 25 this afternoon then diminishing to northwest 15 to 20 Sunday evening.

Showers and fog patches ending Sunday afternoon. Risk of thunderstorms late this morning.

Waves

Issued 06:00 AM NDT 27 August 2016
Today Tonight and Sunday Seas 1 to 2 metres building to 2 to 3 this evening.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM NDT 27 August 2016
Monday Wind northwest 10 to 15 knots backing to southwest 15 to 20 in the afternoon.
Tuesday Wind southwest 15 to 20 knots diminishing to variable 10 to 15.
Wednesday Wind light increasing to south 15 to 20 knots.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 25 July 2016 Forecasts available to mariners upon request.  

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Funk Island Bank

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 25 July 2016

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Southeast Labrador Sea

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 25 July 2016

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Iceberg Bulletin

Funk Island Bank

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 26 August 2016

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 26 Aug estimated from Newfoundland near
4801N 5301W to 4730N 5000W to 5030N 4645W to 5315N 4830W to 5700N
5400W then eastwards.

Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 26 Aug estimated from Quebec near
5057N 5859W to Newfoundland near 5014N 5733W.

Iceberg Count

No confirmed icebergs except 10 to 25 icebergs north of the iceberg
limit.

Iceberg Bulletin

Southeast Labrador Sea

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 26 August 2016

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 26 Aug estimated from Newfoundland near
4801N 5301W to 4730N 5000W to 5030N 4645W to 5315N 4830W to 5700N
5400W then eastwards.

Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 26 Aug estimated from Quebec near
5057N 5859W to Newfoundland near 5014N 5733W.

Iceberg Count

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Warnings

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Squall watch in effect

Funk Island Bank

Issued 07:58 AM NDT 27 August 2016 Conditions are favourable for the development of squalls with wind gusts up to 35 knots and frequent lightning.

A area of thunderstorms moving northeastward off the northeastern coast of Newfoundland could produce gusts up to 35 knots in squalls as it crosses the Northeast Coast marine area in the next hour and the Funk Island bank area in the next two to three hours.

Please continue to monitor alerts and forecasts issued by Environment Canada. For more information monitor Canadian Coast Guard radio or Weatheradio stations.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 3:00 AM NDT 27 August 2016 Today Tonight and Sunday At 3:00 a.m. NDT today low 1005 mb located over Gulf - Port au Port.
By 8:00 p.m. NDT tonight departing low 1003 mb located northeast
of Funk Island Bank.

At 3:00 a.m. NDT today ridge located over Ontario.
By 3:00 a.m. NDT Sunday building ridge located over the Maritimes.

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