Funk Island Bank - northern half

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM NDT 25 September 2017

Today Tonight and Tuesday.

Wind northwest 15 to 20 knots backing to west 10 to 15 early this morning then veering to northwest 15 to 20 late this morning. Wind diminishing to northwest 10 to 15 late this evening and to light after midnight. Wind increasing to southeast 20 to 25 Tuesday morning then backing to northeast 25 Tuesday afternoon. Wind backing to north 25 Tuesday evening.

A few showers changing to rain Tuesday morning and ending Tuesday evening. Fog patches forming near noon Tuesday and dissipating Tuesday evening.

Waves

Issued 06:00 PM NDT 24 September 2017
Tonight and Monday. Seas 3 to 4 metres subsiding to 2 to 3 this evening.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM NDT 25 September 2017
Wednesday Wind northwest 25 knots.
Thursday Wind variable 15 knots increasing to southeast 30.
Friday Wind east 30 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 24 September 2017

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 25 Sep estimated from Newfoundland near
4915N 5340W to 4600N 4800W to 4600N 4500W to 4800N 4500W to 5300N
4930W to 5700N 5300W then eastwards.

Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 25 Sep estimated from the Labrador
coast near 5150N 5615W to Newfoundland near 5130N 5615W.

Iceberg Count

Less than 10 icebergs.

Iceberg Bulletin

Southeast Labrador Sea

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 24 September 2017

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 25 Sep estimated from Newfoundland near
4915N 5340W to 4600N 4800W to 4600N 4500W to 4800N 4500W to 5300N
4930W to 5700N 5300W then eastwards.

Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 25 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 3:00 AM NDT 25 September 2017 Today Tonight and Tuesday At 3:00 a.m. NDT today ridge located over western Newfoundland.
By 3:00 a.m. NDT Tuesday ridge located over Funk Island Bank.

At 3:00 a.m. NDT Tuesday low located north of Anticosti Island.
By 3:30 p.m. NDT Tuesday low located over Funk Island Bank.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 2:38 AM NDT 25 September 2017 At 11:30 PM NDT hurricane Lee was located near 31.1 north, 49.5 west.
Maximum sustained winds were 80 knots and the central pressure was
980 millibars.

Lee is drifting slowly east southeastward, and it is not expected
To affect the marine district of Atlantic Canada.

At 12:30 AM NDT hurricane Maria was located near 30.0 north, 73.0
west. Maximum sustained winds were 80 knots and the central pressure
was 950 millibars.

Maria is moving slowly northward and expected to enter the Canadian
response zone Thursday night or Friday.

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