Funk Island Bank - southern half

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM NDT 04 May 2016

Today Tonight and Thursday

Wind east 25 knots diminishing to southwest 10 to 15 this afternoon then increasing to north 15 to 20 late overnight. Wind veering to northeast 10 to 15 Thursday afternoon.

Rain or snow ending late overnight. Fog banks.

Temperatures minus 2 to plus 2.

Waves

Issued 06:00 AM NDT 04 May 2016
Today Tonight and Thursday Outside the ice edge seas 2 to 3 metres.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM NDT 04 May 2016
Friday Wind southeast 15 knots increasing to southeast 25 in the afternoon then veering to southwest 20 late in the day.
Saturday Wind west 15 to 20 knots diminishing to light.
Sunday Wind southeast 20 knots.

Ice Forecast

Funk Island Bank - southeastern half

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 3 May 2016 Today Tonight and Wednesday Bergy water except a few strips of first-year ice in the extreme northern section. 

Funk Island Bank - northwestern half

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 3 May 2016 Today Tonight and Wednesday 2 tenths of first-year ice except 8 tenths of first-year ice in the extreme western section.  

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Funk Island Bank - southeastern half

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 3 May 2016 Today Tonight and Wednesday

Ice Edge

Ice edge estimated from Newfoundland 4915N 5330W to 4900N 5045W to
5045N 4840W 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

Funk Island Bank - northwestern half

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 3 May 2016 Today Tonight and Wednesday

Ice Edge

Ice edge estimated from Newfoundland 4915N 5330W to 4900N 5045W to
5045N 4840W to 5520N 5140W to 5625N 5615W to 5800N 5800W then
northward. Sea ice west of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

2 tenths of first-year ice except 8 tenths of first-year ice in the
extreme western section.

Ice Forecasts

Southeast Labrador Sea

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 3 May 2016 Today Tonight and Wednesday

Ice Edge

Ice edge estimated from Newfoundland 4915N 5330W to 4900N 5045W to
5045N 4840W 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 3 May 2016

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 3 May estimated from Newfoundland near
4708N 5256W to 4230N 5000W to 4230N 4830W to 4630N 4230W to 4900N
4200W to 5130N 4445W to 5300N 4715W to 5600N 4900W then eastwards.

Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 3 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 3 May 2016

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 3 May estimated from Newfoundland near
4708N 5256W to 4230N 5000W to 4230N 4830W to 4630N 4230W to 4900N
4200W to 5130N 4445W to 5300N 4715W to 5600N 4900W then eastwards.

Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 3 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 4 May 2016 Today Tonight and Thursday At 10:00 a.m. NDT today low 1007 mb located over the East Coast
of Newfoundland.
By 3:00 a.m. NDT Thursday departing low 1009 mb located east of
the Marine District.

At 10:00 a.m. NDT today ridge located from Labrador to Maine.
By 3:00 a.m. NDT Thursday ridge located from the Strait of Belle
Isle to the Gaspe Peninsula.

At 10:00 a.m. NDT Thursday approaching trough located over Nova
Scotia.

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