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Funk Island Bank

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Marine Forecast

Issued 03:30 PM NST 24 January 2021

Tonight and Monday.

Gale warning in effect.

Wind southwest 25 to 35 knots diminishing to variable 10 to 15 near midnight then increasing to northwest 20 Monday morning.

Flurries ending near midnight. Showers or flurries Monday late in the day.

Temperatures near plus 1.

Waves

Issued 06:00 AM NST 24 January 2021
Today Tonight and Monday. Seas 5 to 7 metres subsiding to 3 to 5 this evening then building to 5 to 7 Monday evening.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:30 PM NST 24 January 2021
Tuesday Wind north 25 knots increasing to northeast 25 to 35 in the afternoon.
Wednesday Wind northeast 25 to 35 knots becoming northwest 25.
Thursday Wind northwest 25 knots.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EST 24 January 2021 Today Tonight and Monday Ice free.  

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Funk Island Bank

Issued 10:00 AM EST 24 January 2021 Today Tonight and Monday

Ice Edge

Ice edge estimated from Newfoundland near 4925N 5420W to 5030N 5510W
to 5130N 5430W to 5220N 5340W to 5500N 5445W to 5800N 5800W then
northeastward. Sea ice west of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Ice free.

Ice Forecasts

Southeast Labrador Sea

Issued 10:00 AM EST 24 January 2021 Today Tonight and Monday

Ice Edge

Ice edge estimated from Newfoundland near 4925N 5420W to 5030N 5510W
to 5130N 5430W to 5220N 5340W to 5500N 5445W to 5800N 5800W then
northeastward. Sea ice west of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Forecasts available to mariners upon request.

 

Iceberg Bulletin

Funk Island Bank

Issued 1:30 PM EST 24 January 2021

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 24 Jan estimated from Newfoundland near
5051N 5602W to 5050N 5325W to 5700N 5330W to 6300N 5800W to 6415N
5600W to 5720N 4700W then eastwards.

Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 24 Jan estimated from the Labrador
coast near 5132N 5649W to Newfoundland near 5120N 5637W.

Iceberg Count

No confirmed icebergs.

Iceberg Bulletin

Southeast Labrador Sea

Issued 1:30 PM EST 24 January 2021

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 24 Jan estimated from Newfoundland near
5051N 5602W to 5050N 5325W to 5700N 5330W to 6300N 5800W to 6415N
5600W to 5720N 4700W then eastwards.

Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 24 Jan estimated from the Labrador
coast near 5132N 5649W to Newfoundland near 5120N 5637W.

Iceberg Count

Forecasts available to mariners upon request.
Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Gale warning in effect

Funk Island Bank

Issued 3:30 PM NST 24 January 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 3:30 PM NST 24 January 2021 Tonight and Monday At 3:30 p.m. NST today low 976 mb located over southern Belle
Isle Bank.
By 3:30 p.m. NST Monday low 990 mb located over southwestern
Newfoundland.

At 3:30 p.m. NST today intensifying low 966 mb located south of
the Grand Banks.
By 10:00 a.m. NST Monday departing low 958 mb located east of the
Grand Banks.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 9:51 AM NST 24 January 2021 A low pressure system over Belle Isle Bank will move westwards today
to lie over the Great Northern Peninsula tonight. The low will then
track southwestward and weaken on Monday. Gale to storm force
northerlies to northeasterlies can be expected ahead of the low with
strong to gale force westerlies to southwesterlies to its south.
Winds will diminish over most waters overnight into Monday as the low
weakens.

A rapidly intensifying second low pressure system south of Laurentian
Fan will track eastwards to the south of the marine district today
before turning northward to lie east of the Grand Banks on Monday.
Strong to gale force northerlies to northeasterlies will develop over
southern waters today as the low passes. Winds will diminish
overnight tonight in its wake.

Marine interests are advised that a storm warning is in effect for
Belle Isle Bank. Gale warnings are in effect for Strait of Belle
Isle, Gulf waters, Funk Island Bank and Southeastern Grand Banks -
southeastern half.

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