Funk Island Bank

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 08:00 PM NDT 19 September 2017

Tonight and Wednesday.

Wind southwest 15 to 20 knots increasing to southwest 25 near midnight. Wind southwest 25 Wednesday.

Showers and fog patches.

Waves

Issued 06:00 PM NDT 19 September 2017
Tonight and Wednesday. Seas 2 to 3 metres.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:30 PM NDT 19 September 2017
Thursday Wind southwest 25 knots increasing to northwest 25 to 35 in the morning.
Friday Wind northwest 15 to 20 knots.
Saturday Wind southwest 15 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 19 September 2017

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 20 Sep estimated from Newfoundland near
4915N 5340W to 4645N 4900W to 4645N 4545W to 5000N 4700W to 5300N
4930W to 5700N 5300W then eastwards.

Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 20 Sep estimated from the Labrador
coast near 5150N 5615W to Newfoundland near 5130N 5615W.

Iceberg Count

10 to 25 icebergs.

Iceberg Bulletin

Southeast Labrador Sea

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 19 September 2017

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 20 Sep estimated from Newfoundland near
4915N 5340W to 4645N 4900W to 4645N 4545W to 5000N 4700W to 5300N
4930W to 5700N 5300W then eastwards.

Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 20 Sep estimated from the Labrador
coast near 5150N 5615W to Newfoundland near 5130N 5615W.

Iceberg Count

Forecasts available to mariners upon request.
Warnings

No watches or warnings in effect.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 8:00 PM NDT 19 September 2017 Tonight and Wednesday At 8:00 p.m. NDT tonight high 1033 mb located over the southeastern
Grand Banks.
By 3:00 a.m. NDT Wednesday departing high 1033 mb located east of
the Marine District.

At 8:00 p.m. NDT tonight trough located over Labrador.
By 8:00 p.m. NDT Wednesday trough located on a line
northeast-southwest over central Newfoundland.

At 8:00 p.m. NDT tonight Hurricane Jose 976 mb located at 37.2N
71.3W.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 7:54 PM NDT 19 September 2017 As of 8:00 PM NDT hurricane Jose is estimated to be at 37.2
North 71.3 west with a central pressure of 976 MB, maximum wind speed
of 65 knots, and is moving to the northeast at 7 knots. Jose is
expected to weaken to a tropical storm as it moves northwards towards
Cape Cod. Jose is then forecast to become nearly stationary on
Thursday and remain offshore of the Eastern Seaboard through
Saturday. Jose is not expected to have any impact on Newfoundland
waters during this timeframe.

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