Funk Island Bank - southeastern half

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 03:30 PM NST 25 December 2014

Tonight and Friday

Wind southeast 20 knots increasing to southeast 30 this evening then diminishing to southwest 20 Friday afternoon.

Rain beginning near noon Friday and ending Friday evening.

Waves

Issued 06:00 PM NST 25 December 2014
Tonight and Friday Seas 2 to 3 metres building to 3 to 5 this evening then subsiding to 2 to 3 Friday evening.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:30 PM NST 25 December 2014
Saturday Wind southwest 25 knots veering to northwest 25 late in the day.
Sunday Wind west 20 knots.
Monday Wind west 25 knots.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EST 25 December 2014 Today Tonight and Friday Ice free.  

[ Canadian Ice Service ]

Stay connected

ATOM

Weather Conditions

Skip Image

Map of Atlantic - Newfoundland marine weather areas Southwestern Grand Banks - 44138 Banquereau - 44139 Tail of the Bank - 44140 Nickerson Bank - 44251 Northeast Burgeo Bank - 44255 Blanc-Sablon Airport Cap Whittle Chevery Natashquan Airport Heath Point Miscou Island Grand Étang Ingonish Beach North Mountain St.Paul Island J.A. Douglas McCurdy Sydney Airport Charlottetown Airport East Point North Cape Argentia Bonavista Burgeo Cape Race Corner Brook Daniel's Harbour Englee Ferolle Point La Scie Port aux Basques Rocky Harbour Sagona Island St. Anthony Airport St. John's Int'l Airport St. Lawrence Stephenville Airport Twillingate Winterland Wreckhouse Cartwright Airport Mary's Harbour Grates Cove Pool's Island Marticot Island Long Pond Îles de la Madeleine Airport
Legend:
buoy Buoy
land station Land Station
Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Funk Island Bank

Issued 10:00 AM EST 25 December 2014 Today Tonight and Friday

Ice Edge

First ice edge estimated from 5100N 5710W to 5120N 5650W to 5140N 5600W to 5135N 5520W to 5100N 5540W to northern peninsula near 5040N 5605W. Sea ice south of the ice edge. Second ice edge estimated from Labrador near 5155N 5555W to 5200N 5410W to 5305N 5355W to 5500N 5430W to 5555N 5700W to 5700N 6000W to 5725N 5805W to 5800N 5825W then northward. Sea ice west of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Ice free.

Ice Forecasts

Southeast Labrador Sea

Issued 10:00 AM EST 25 December 2014 Today Tonight and Friday

Ice Edge

First ice edge estimated from 5100N 5710W to 5120N 5650W to 5140N 5600W to 5135N 5520W to 5100N 5540W to northern peninsula near 5040N 5605W. Sea ice south of the ice edge. Second ice edge estimated from Labrador near 5155N 5555W to 5200N 5410W to 5305N 5355W to 5500N 5430W to 5555N 5700W to 5700N 6000W to 5725N 5805W to 5800N 5825W then northward. Sea ice west of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Ice free.

 

Iceberg Bulletin

Funk Island Bank

Issued 11:00 AM EST 25 December 2014

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 26 Dec estimated from the Labrador coast near 5335N 5605W to 5215N 5230W to 5230N 5030W to 5700N 5300W to 6000N 5630W.

Iceberg Count

No confirmed icebergs.

Iceberg Bulletin

Southeast Labrador Sea

Issued 11:00 AM EST 25 December 2014

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 26 Dec estimated from the Labrador coast near 5335N 5605W to 5215N 5230W to 5230N 5030W to 5700N 5300W to 6000N 5630W.

Iceberg Count

Forecasts available to mariners upon request.
Warnings

No watches or warnings in effect.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 3:30 PM NST 25 December 2014 Tonight and Friday At 3:30 p.m. NST today trough located over the Maritimes.
By 3:30 p.m. NST Friday trough located on a line north-south over
the Grand Banks.

At 3:30 p.m. NST today ridge located on a line northeast-southwest
over the Grand Banks.
By 3:00 a.m. NST Friday departing ridge located east of the
Grand Banks.

At 3:30 p.m. NST today departing trough located southeast of the
Marine District.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 3:30 PM NST 25 December 2014 A trough of low pressure associated with an intense low pressure
system will move across the Gulf of St Lawrence tonight and across
Newfoundland Friday morning. Strong to gale force southeasterlies
will spread across most of the marine district tonight. Strong to
gale force west to southwesterlies will develop over western waters
on Friday in the wake of this feature.

Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for all
waters except Funk Island Bank - southeastern half and the Grand
Banks.

Atlantic - Newfoundland Area

Another Region

What we are doing

Date modified: