Funk Island Bank

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM NST 04 December 2016

Today Tonight and Monday

Wind northwest 25 knots.

Showers or flurries changing to flurries late overnight. Visibility as low as 1 mile in flurries.

Temperatures plus 3 falling to zero overnight.

Waves

Issued 06:00 AM NST 04 December 2016
Today Tonight and Monday Seas 3 to 5 metres.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM NST 04 December 2016
Tuesday Wind northwest 35 to 45 knots.
Wednesday Wind northwest 35 knots.
Thursday Wind northwest 25 knots.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EST 4 December 2016 Today Tonight and Monday Ice free.  

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Funk Island Bank

Issued 10:00 AM EST 4 December 2016 Today Tonight and Monday

Ice Edge

First ice edge estimated from Labrador near 5215N 5540W to 5220N
5535W to 5335N 5540W to 5430N 5645W to 5535N 5940W to 6010N 6335W to
6035N 6235W then northeastward. Sea ice west and north of the ice
edge.

Ice Coverage

Ice free.

Ice Forecasts

Southeast Labrador Sea

Issued 10:00 AM EST 4 December 2016 Today Tonight and Monday

Ice Edge

First ice edge estimated from Labrador near 5215N 5540W to 5220N
5535W to 5335N 5540W to 5430N 5645W to 5535N 5940W to 6010N 6335W to
6035N 6235W then northeastward. Sea ice west and north of the ice
edge.

Ice Coverage

Forecasts available to mariners upon request.

 

Iceberg Bulletin

Funk Island Bank

Issued 11:00 AM EST 4 December 2016

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 5 Dec estimated from Newfoundland near
5110N 5545W to 5145N 5200W to 5500N 5200W to 6000N 6000W to 6100N
5400W to 5700N 5000W then eastwards.

Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 5 Dec estimated from Quebec near
5120N 5815W to 5040N 5815W to Newfoundland near 5040N 5715W.

Iceberg Count

No confirmed icebergs.

Iceberg Bulletin

Southeast Labrador Sea

Issued 11:00 AM EST 4 December 2016

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 5 Dec estimated from Newfoundland near
5110N 5545W to 5145N 5200W to 5500N 5200W to 6000N 6000W to 6100N
5400W to 5700N 5000W then eastwards.

Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 5 Dec estimated from Quebec near
5120N 5815W to 5040N 5815W to Newfoundland near 5040N 5715W.

Iceberg Count

Forecasts available to mariners upon request.
Warnings

No watches or warnings in effect.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 10:00 AM NST 4 December 2016 Today Tonight and Monday At 10:00 a.m. NST today low 987 mb located over the southeastern
Grand Banks.
By 3:30 p.m. NST today departing low 987 mb located southeast of
the Grand Banks.

At 10:00 a.m. NST Monday approaching low located east of Belle
Isle Bank.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 9:49 AM NST 4 December 2016 A low pressure system over the Southeastern Grand Banks will continue
moving slowly southeastward to lie southeast of the Grand Banks by
this afternoon. Strong to gale force north to northeasterly winds in
the wake of this system will diminish today over southeastern waters.

On Monday, an intense low pressure system is forecast to begin its
approach towards the marine district from the east. Gale force
northwest winds are expected to develop over the Belle Isle Bank as
the system draws closer.

Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for
East Coast - Cape St. Francis and south, Belle Isle Bank
And the Southwestern Grand Banks.

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