Funk Island Bank

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 03:30 PM NDT 22 October 2018

Tonight and Tuesday.

Gale warning in effect.

Wind northwest 25 knots except south 35 over eastern sections. Wind diminishing to west 15 to 20 early this evening then backing to southwest 25 late overnight. Wind southwest 25 Tuesday.

Rain and fog patches ending this evening.

Waves

Issued 06:00 AM NDT 22 October 2018
Today Tonight and Tuesday. Seas 5 to 7 metres subsiding to 3 to 5 this evening and to 2 to 3 Tuesday evening.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:30 PM NDT 22 October 2018
Wednesday Wind southwest 15 to 20 knots diminishing to light in the morning then increasing to southeast 20 late in the day.
Thursday Wind southeast 25 to 35 knots.
Friday Wind southwest 20 knots veering to northwest 20.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 4 August 2018 Forecasts available to mariners upon request.  

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Funk Island Bank

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 4 August 2018

Ice Coverage

Forecasts available to mariners upon request.

Ice Forecasts

Southeast Labrador Sea

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 4 August 2018

Ice Coverage

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Iceberg Bulletin

Funk Island Bank

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 22 October 2018

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 23 Oct estimated from Newfoundland near
5030N 5619W to 5030N 5400W to 5130N 5000W to 5430N 5045W to 5800N
5630W to 6000N 5400W to 5800N 5100W then eastwards.

Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 23 Oct estimated from the Labrador
coast near 5155N 5600W to Newfoundland near 5130N 5600W.

Iceberg Count

No confirmed icebergs except less than 10 icebergs northwest of the
iceberg limit.

Iceberg Bulletin

Southeast Labrador Sea

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 22 October 2018

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 23 Oct estimated from Newfoundland near
5030N 5619W to 5030N 5400W to 5130N 5000W to 5430N 5045W to 5800N
5630W to 6000N 5400W to 5800N 5100W then eastwards.

Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 23 Oct estimated from the Labrador
coast near 5155N 5600W to Newfoundland near 5130N 5600W.

Iceberg Count

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Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Gale warning in effect

Funk Island Bank

Issued 3:30 PM NDT 22 October 2018

'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 NDT 22 October 2018 Tonight and Tuesday At 3:30 p.m. NDT today trough located on a line north-south over
Funk Island Bank.
By 8:00 p.m. NDT tonight departing trough located east of the
Grand Banks.

At 3:30 p.m. NDT today trough located on a line northeast-southwest
over central Labrador Coast.
By 8:00 p.m. NDT tonight quasi-stationary trough located on a line
northeast-southwest over southeastern Labrador.

At 3:30 p.m. NDT today ridge located southwest of the Maritimes.
By 3:30 p.m. NDT Tuesday ridge located on a line east-west over
the Grand Banks.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 3:23 PM NDT 22 October 2018 A trough of low pressure over the eastern marine district will move
to lie east of the Grand Banks this evening. Gale force southerlies
ahead of the trough will diminish 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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