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Funk Island Bank

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 08:00 PM NST 26 November 2021

Tonight and Saturday.

Gale warning in effect.

Wind southeast 25 knots except southeast 35 over eastern sections. Wind diminishing to southeast 20 near midnight then veering to southwest 15 to 20 Saturday morning. Wind backing to southeast 20 Saturday afternoon then increasing to south 30 Saturday evening.

Showers and fog banks.

Waves

Issued 06:00 PM NST 26 November 2021
Tonight and Saturday. Seas 4 to 6 metres.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:30 PM NST 26 November 2021
Sunday Wind southwest 20 knots.
Monday Wind southwest 25 knots diminishing to southwest 15.
Tuesday Wind southeast 35 to 45 knots veering to southwest 25 to 35.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EST 26 November 2021 Today Tonight and Saturday Ice free.  

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Ice Forecasts

Funk Island Bank

Issued 10:00 AM EST 26 November 2021 Today Tonight and Saturday

Ice Edge

First ice edge estimated from Labrador near 5345N 5642W to 5354N
5652W to Labrador near 5356N 5708W. Sea ice west of the ice edge.

Second ice edge estimated from Labrador near 5413N 5815W to Labrador
near 5415N 5818W. Sea ice west of the ice edge.

Third ice edge estimated from Labrador near 5550N 6039W to 5737N
6109W to 5856N 6233W to Labrador near 5916N 6323W. Sea ice west of
the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Ice free.

Ice Forecasts

Southeast Labrador Sea

Issued 10:00 AM EST 26 November 2021 Today Tonight and Saturday

Ice Edge

First ice edge estimated from Labrador near 5345N 5642W to 5354N
5652W to Labrador near 5356N 5708W. Sea ice west of the ice edge.

Second ice edge estimated from Labrador near 5413N 5815W to Labrador
near 5415N 5818W. Sea ice west of the ice edge.

Third ice edge estimated from Labrador near 5550N 6039W to 5737N
6109W to 5856N 6233W to Labrador near 5916N 6323W. Sea ice west of
the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Ice free.

 

Iceberg Bulletin

Funk Island Bank

Issued 1:30 PM EST 26 November 2021

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 27 Nov estimated from Newfoundland near
5106N 5543W to 5130N 5430W to 5430N 4945W to 5600N 4945W to 5745N
5715W to 6050N 6015W to 6205N 5355W to 5910N 4710W then eastwards.

Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 27 Nov estimated from the Labrador
coast near 5128N 5651W to Newfoundland near 5120N 5639W.

Iceberg Count

No confirmed icebergs.

Iceberg Bulletin

Southeast Labrador Sea

Issued 1:30 PM EST 26 November 2021

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 27 Nov estimated from Newfoundland near
5106N 5543W to 5130N 5430W to 5430N 4945W to 5600N 4945W to 5745N
5715W to 6050N 6015W to 6205N 5355W to 5910N 4710W then eastwards.

Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 27 Nov estimated from the Labrador
coast near 5128N 5651W to Newfoundland near 5120N 5639W.

Iceberg Count

Forecasts available to mariners upon request.
Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Gale warning in effect

Funk Island Bank

Issued 8:00 PM NST 26 November 2021

'Gale' force winds of 34 to 47 knots are occurring or expected to occur in this marine area. Watch for updated statements. Please refer to the latest marine forecasts for further details and continue to monitor the situation through Canadian Coast Guard radio or Weatheradio stations.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 8:00 PM NST 26 November 2021 Tonight and Saturday At 8:00 p.m. NST tonight low 996 mb located over the southeastern
Grand Banks.
By 10:00 a.m. NST Saturday weakening low 1002 mb located over Funk
Island Bank.

At 8:00 p.m. NST tonight trough located over the Gulf of Maine.
By 8:00 p.m. NST Saturday trough located on a line east-west over
the Strait of Belle Isle.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 7:44 PM NST 26 November 2021 A low pressure system over Southeastern Grand Banks will move to lie
northeast of the marine district by Saturday afternoon and weaken.
Strong to gale force southeasterlies ahead of the low will shift to
moderate to strong westerlies in its wake.

Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for
Funk Island Bank, Northern Grand Banks, and Southeastern Grand Banks.

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