Funk Island Bank

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 08:00 PM NDT 18 October 2017

Tonight and Thursday.

Wind variable 10 to 15 knots increasing to northwest 15 to 20 Thursday morning then backing to west 15 Thursday afternoon.

Showers ending near noon Thursday.

Waves

Issued 06:00 PM NDT 18 October 2017
Tonight and Thursday. Seas 1 to 2 metres.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:30 PM NDT 18 October 2017
Friday Wind southwest 25 knots increasing to south 35 in the afternoon.
Saturday Wind northwest 35 to 45 knots.
Sunday Wind northwest 25 to 35 knots.

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Ice Forecasts

Funk Island Bank

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 15 July 2017 Forecasts have ended for the season.

Ice Forecasts

Southeast Labrador Sea

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 15 July 2017 Forecasts have ended for the season.
 

Iceberg Bulletin

Funk Island Bank

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 18 October 2017

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 19 Oct estimated from the Labrador coast
near 5332N 5558W to 5330N 5200W to 5500N 5200W to 5800N 5700W to
6000N 5400W to 5800N 5100W then eastwards.

Iceberg Count

No confirmed icebergs.

Iceberg Bulletin

Southeast Labrador Sea

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 18 October 2017

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 19 Oct estimated from the Labrador coast
near 5332N 5558W to 5330N 5200W to 5500N 5200W to 5800N 5700W to
6000N 5400W to 5800N 5100W then eastwards.

Iceberg Count

Forecasts available to mariners upon request.
Warnings

No watches or warnings in effect.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 8:00 PM NDT 18 October 2017 Tonight and Thursday At 8:00 p.m. NDT tonight low 1007 mb located over the Great
Northern Peninsula.
By 3:00 a.m. NDT Thursday weakening low 1010 mb located over Funk
Island Bank.

At 8:00 p.m. NDT tonight trough from 1007 mb low located near the
Burin Peninsula.
By 10:00 a.m. NDT Thursday departing trough located east of the
Grand Banks.

At 3:00 a.m. NDT Thursday ridge located from Labrador to Nova
Scotia.
By 8:00 p.m. NDT Thursday ridge located from Labrador Sea to the
Grand Banks.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 7:55 PM NDT 18 October 2017 A cold front located near the Burin Peninsula will cross the Southern
Grand Banks tonight. Winds will increase to strong southwesterlies
ahead of the front and strong to gale force northwesterlies behind
it.

A trough of low pressure will approach Gulf waters late Thursday.
Winds will increase to strong to gale force southwesterlies ahead of
the trough.

Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for
Northeast Gulf, Gulf-Port au Port and Southwestern Grand Banks.

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