Northeast Coast - north of Cape St. John
Issued 03:00 AM NST 20 December 2014
Today Tonight and Sunday
Wind north 30 knots diminishing to north 20 this morning and to north 10 to 15 this afternoon. Wind backing to west 15 overnight.
Temperatures minus 3 to zero.
Ice ForecastsIssued 10:00 AM EST 19 December 2014 Today Tonight and Saturday
Ice EdgeFirst ice edge estimated from northern peninsula near 5100N 5705W to 5120N 5650W to 5140N 5600W to Labrador near 5200N 5550W. Sea ice east of the ice edge. Second ice edge estimated from northern peninsula near 5040N 5605W to 5100N 5540W to 5210N 5500W to 5430N 5500W to 5700N 5930W to 5800N 5900W then northward. Sea ice west of the ice edge.
Open water except 3 tenths of new ice including 1 tenth of grey ice in Hare Bay.
Iceberg BulletinIssued 11:00 AM EST 19 December 2014
Iceberg LimitIceberg limit at 0000 UTC 20 Dec estimated from the Labrador coast near 5330N 5605W to 5300N 5200W to 5400N 5200W to 5700N 5300W to 6000N 5630W.
Iceberg CountNo confirmed icebergs.
No watches or warnings in effect.
Technical Marine SynopsisIssued 3:00 AM NST 20 December 2014 Today Tonight and Sunday At 3:00 a.m. NST today trough located on a line northeast-southwest
over Funk Island Bank.
By 10:00 a.m. NST today trough located east of the Marine District.
At 3:00 a.m. NST today building ridge located over Quebec.
By 3:00 a.m. NST Sunday ridge located on a line northeast-southwest
Marine Weather StatementIssued 2:48 AM NST 20 December 2014 A trough of low pressure over the Funk Island Bank at forecast issue
time will move east of the marine district this morning. Strong to
gale force southwesterlies ahead of the trough will shift to strong
to gale force northerlies in its wake. Winds will subside later today
as the trough recedes.
Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for
Belle Isle Bank and Funk Island Bank.
Marine interests are also advised that freezing spray warnings are in
effect for Strait of Belle Isle and Belle Isle Bank.
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- Funk Island Bank
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