Funk Island Bank - southeastern half

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM NDT 02 May 2016

Today Tonight and Tuesday

Wind northwest 15 knots except northwest 20 to 25 over eastern sections. Wind becoming northwest 10 to 15 near midnight then becoming light early Tuesday morning. Wind becoming southeast 15 Tuesday evening.

Rain or snow beginning Tuesday evening.

Temperatures minus 2 to plus 2.

Waves

Issued 06:00 AM NDT 02 May 2016
Today Tonight and Tuesday Outside the ice edge seas 1 to 2 metres except 2 to 3 over eastern sections today and Tuesday.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM NDT 02 May 2016
Wednesday Wind southeast 25 knots diminishing to variable 10 to 15 late in the day.
Thursday Wind variable 10 to 15 knots.
Friday Wind south 20 knots.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 1 May 2016 Today Tonight and Monday Bergy water except a few strips of first-year ice in the extreme northern section.  

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Ice Forecasts

Funk Island Bank - southeastern half

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 1 May 2016 Today Tonight and Monday

Ice Edge

Ice edge estimated from Newfoundland 4915N 5330W to 4910N 5045W to
5055N 4850W to 5520N 5140W to 5625N 5615W to 5800N 5800W then
northward. Sea ice west of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Bergy water except a few strips of first-year ice in the extreme
northern section.

Ice Forecasts

Southeast Labrador Sea

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 1 May 2016 Today Tonight and Monday

Ice Edge

Ice edge estimated from Newfoundland 4915N 5330W to 4910N 5045W to
5055N 4850W to 5520N 5140W to 5625N 5615W to 5800N 5800W then
northward. Sea ice west of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Forecasts available to mariners upon request.

 

Iceberg Bulletin

Funk Island Bank

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 1 May 2016

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 1 May estimated from Newfoundland near
4644N 5305W to 4315N 4945W to 4315N 4830W to 4600N 3945W to 4700N
3945W to 5130N 4430W to 5300N 4715W to 5600N 4900W then eastwards.

Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 1 May estimated from Quebec near
5119N 5759W to Newfoundland near 5042N 5723W.

Iceberg Count

More than 100 icebergs.

Iceberg Bulletin

Southeast Labrador Sea

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 1 May 2016

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 1 May estimated from Newfoundland near
4644N 5305W to 4315N 4945W to 4315N 4830W to 4600N 3945W to 4700N
3945W to 5130N 4430W to 5300N 4715W to 5600N 4900W then eastwards.

Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 1 May estimated from Quebec near
5119N 5759W to Newfoundland near 5042N 5723W.

Iceberg Count

Forecasts available to mariners upon request.
Warnings

No watches or warnings in effect.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 10:00 AM NDT 2 May 2016 Today Tonight and Tuesday At 10:00 a.m. NDT today deepening low 992 mb located east of the
Grand Banks.
By 3:30 p.m. NDT today departing low 990 mb located east of the
Marine District.

At 10:00 a.m. NDT today quasi-stationary ridge located over
Newfoundland.

At 3:00 a.m. NDT Tuesday approaching low 1008 mb located over
southern Nova Scotia.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 9:48 AM NDT 2 May 2016 A low pressure system just east of the Grand Banks will move away
from the marine district today. Gale force northerlies near the low
will diminish by this afternoon as the low departs.

Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for the
northern and Southeastern Grand Banks.

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