Funk Island Bank

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM NDT 02 September 2015

Today Tonight and Thursday

Wind southeast 25 knots except north 30 over northwestern sections. Wind diminishing to variable 15 near noon except northwest 25 over western sections. Wind becoming west 10 to 15 Thursday morning then backing to southwest 15 to 20 Thursday afternoon.

Periods of rain and fog banks ending Thursday morning.

Waves

Issued 06:00 AM NDT 02 September 2015
Today Tonight and Thursday Seas 3 to 4 metres subsiding to 2 to 3 this morning and to 1 to 2 Thursday evening.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM NDT 02 September 2015
Friday Wind southwest 15 to 20 knots veering to northwest 25 in the afternoon.
Saturday Wind northwest 25 knots backing to southwest 25.
Sunday Wind northwest 25 to 35 knots diminishing to northwest 15.

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Funk Island Bank

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 11 July 2015 Forecasts have ended for the season.

Ice Forecasts

Southeast Labrador Sea

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 11 July 2015 Forecasts have ended for the season.
 

Iceberg Bulletin

Funk Island Bank

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 1 September 2015

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 1 Sep estimated from Newfoundland near
5100N 5553W to 5115N 5000W to 5230N 4930W to 5530N 5200W to 6000N
6030W.

Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 1 Sep estimated from Newfoundland
near 5036N 5723W to Quebec near 5116N 5809W.

Iceberg Count

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

Iceberg Bulletin

Southeast Labrador Sea

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 1 September 2015

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 1 Sep estimated from Newfoundland near
5100N 5553W to 5115N 5000W to 5230N 4930W to 5530N 5200W to 6000N
6030W.

Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 1 Sep estimated from Newfoundland
near 5036N 5723W to Quebec near 5116N 5809W.

Iceberg Count

Forecasts available to mariners upon request.
Warnings

No watches or warnings in effect.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 3:00 AM NDT 2 September 2015 Today Tonight and Thursday At 3:00 a.m. NDT today low 998 mb located over southern Funk
Island Bank.
By 3:00 a.m. NDT Thursday low 998 mb located over southern Belle
Isle Bank.

At 3:00 a.m. NDT today ridge located over the Maritimes.
By 3:00 a.m. NDT Thursday ridge located south of the Marine
District.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 2:56 AM NDT 2 September 2015 A low pressure system currently located over southern portions of
funk island back will move slowly northward to lie over the Belle
Isle Bank by tonight and then over the South Labrador Sea by
Thursday. Strong to gale force northwesterlies northwest of the low
will diminish today as the low moves towards the Labrador Sea.

Marine interests are advised that a gale warning is in effect for the
Northeast Coast.

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