Funk Island Bank - western half

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM NST 20 February 2017

Today Tonight and Tuesday

Wind north 10 to 15 knots.

A few flurries. Fog patches dissipating early this morning.

Temperatures minus 4 to plus 2.

Waves

Issued 06:00 PM NST 19 February 2017
Tonight and Monday Outside the ice edge seas 2 to 3 metres building to 3 to 4 this evening then subsiding to 2 to 3 Monday morning.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM NST 20 February 2017
Wednesday Wind variable 10 to 15 knots increasing to northeast 25 late in the day.
Thursday Wind northeast 25 to 35 knots becoming northwest 25.
Friday Wind variable 15 knots increasing to west 25.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EST 19 February 2017 Today Tonight and Monday 8 tenths of grey-white ice including 3 tenths of first-year ice.  

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Funk Island Bank - western half

Issued 10:00 AM EST 19 February 2017 Today Tonight and Monday

Ice Edge

Ice edge estimated from Newfoundland near 4805N 5255W to 4740N 5000W
to 4830N 4900W to 5200N 4900W to 5800N 5800W then northward. Sea ice
north and west of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

8 tenths of grey-white ice including 3 tenths of first-year ice.

Ice Forecasts

Southeast Labrador Sea

Issued 10:00 AM EST 19 February 2017 Today Tonight and Monday

Ice Edge

Ice edge estimated from Newfoundland near 4805N 5255W to 4740N 5000W
to 4830N 4900W to 5200N 4900W to 5800N 5800W then northward. Sea ice
north and west of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Forecasts available to mariners upon request.

 

Iceberg Bulletin

Funk Island Bank

Issued 11:00 AM EST 19 February 2017

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 19 Feb estimated from Newfoundland near
4721N 5248W to 4545N 4715W to 4600N 4530W to 5045N 4630W to 5300N
4915W to 5700N 5400W then eastwards.

Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 19 Feb estimated from Quebec near
5121N 5826W to Newfoundland near 5025N 5723W.

Iceberg Count

26 to 50 icebergs.

Iceberg Bulletin

Southeast Labrador Sea

Issued 11:00 AM EST 19 February 2017

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 19 Feb estimated from Newfoundland near
4721N 5248W to 4545N 4715W to 4600N 4530W to 5045N 4630W to 5300N
4915W to 5700N 5400W then eastwards.

Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 19 Feb estimated from Quebec near
5121N 5826W to Newfoundland near 5025N 5723W.

Iceberg Count

Forecasts available to mariners upon request.
Warnings

No watches or warnings in effect.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 3:00 AM NST 20 February 2017 Today Tonight and Tuesday At 3:00 a.m. NST today departing low 998 mb located east of Funk
Island Bank.

At 3:00 a.m. NST today trough located on a line east-west over
the Southwest Coast of Newfoundland.
By 10:00 a.m. NST today dissipating trough located on a line
east-west over the Southwest Coast of Newfoundland.

At 3:00 a.m. NST today low 1007 mb located south of Nova Scotia.
By 3:00 a.m. NST Tuesday low 1003 mb located south of Laurentian
Fan.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 2:45 AM NST 20 February 2017 Marine interests are advised that all gale warnings have ended.

Marine interests are also advised that freezing spray warnings are in
effect for Gulf waters and Belle Isle Bank.

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