Belle Isle Bank

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM NST 21 November 2017

Today Tonight and Wednesday.

Wind southwest 15 to 20 knots increasing to northwest 30 this evening then diminishing to variable 15 to 20 Wednesday afternoon.

Rain and fog banks changing to snow and rain this morning then to rain Wednesday morning. Visibility 1 mile or less in fog banks and in precipitation.

Waves

Issued 06:00 AM NST 21 November 2017
Today Tonight and Wednesday. Seas 3 to 5 metres.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM NST 21 November 2017
Thursday Wind variable 15 knots increasing to south 25 to 35 in the afternoon then diminishing to west 15 to 20 late in the day.
Friday Wind variable 10 to 15 knots increasing to west 15 to 20.
Saturday Wind west 25 knots increasing to south 25 to 35.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EST 20 November 2017 Today Tonight and Tuesday Bergy water.  

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Ice Forecasts

Belle Isle Bank

Issued 10:00 AM EST 20 November 2017 Today Tonight and Tuesday

Ice Edge

First ice edge estimated from Labrador near 5205N 5540W to 5215N
5530W to 5330N 5530W to 5435N 5705W to 5520N 5850W to Labrador near
5510N 5930W. Sea ice west of the ice edge.

Second ice edge estimated from Labrador near 5920N 6340W to 5945N
6340W to 6030N 6405W then northeastward. Sea ice west of the ice
edge.

Ice Coverage

Bergy water.

Ice Forecasts

Southeast Labrador Sea

Issued 10:00 AM EST 20 November 2017 Forecasts are unavailable until further request.
 

Iceberg Bulletin

Belle Isle Bank

Issued 11:00 AM EST 20 November 2017

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 21 Nov estimated from the Labrador coast
near 5200N 5555W to 5030N 5415W to 5200N 4900W to 5300N 4730W to
5500N 5000W to 6000N 6000W to 6100N 5400W to 5800N 5000W then
eastwards.

Iceberg Count

No confirmed icebergs except less than 10 icebergs north of the
iceberg limit.

Iceberg Bulletin

Southeast Labrador Sea

Issued 11:00 AM EST 20 November 2017

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 21 Nov estimated from the Labrador coast
near 5200N 5555W to 5030N 5415W to 5200N 4900W to 5300N 4730W to
5500N 5000W to 6000N 6000W to 6100N 5400W to 5800N 5000W then
eastwards.

Iceberg Count

Forecasts available to mariners upon request.
Warnings

No watches or warnings in effect.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 3:00 AM NST 21 November 2017 Today Tonight and Wednesday At 3:00 a.m. NST today intensifying low 998 mb located over the
eastern Grand Banks.
By 3:00 a.m. NST Wednesday low 986 mb located east of Funk Island
Bank.

At 3:00 a.m. NST today trough located on a line northwest-southeast
over Belle Isle Bank.
By 10:30 a.m. NST today departing trough located over Labrador Sea.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 2:55 AM NST 21 November 2017 A low pressure system will track northwards east of the marine
district today. The low will continue to deepen as it begins to
retrograde westward to lie just off the eastern edge of Funk Island
Bank tonight. Gale to storm force northwesterlies will develop over
eastern waters on Tuesday as the low strengthens east of the
district.

Marine interests are advised that storm warnings are in effect for
the Funk Island Bank and Northern Grand Banks. Gale warnings are in
effect for East Coast and Southeastern Grand Banks.

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