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Funk Island Bank

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Marine Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM NST 29 January 2022

Today Tonight and Sunday.

Storm warning in effect.

Wind southwest 15 to 20 knots backing to southeast 15 to 20 late this afternoon then increasing to southeast 35 this evening. Wind increasing to southeast 45 to 55 after midnight then veering to southwest 45 to 55 near noon Sunday. Wind diminishing to southwest 35 to 45 Sunday evening.

Snow beginning this evening changing to rain and fog patches after midnight. Visibility 1 mile or less in snow and in fog patches.

Temperatures minus 1 rising to plus 4 overnight.

Waves

Issued 06:00 AM NST 29 January 2022
Today Tonight and Sunday. Seas 1 to 2 metres building to 2 to 3 this evening and to 4 to 6 after midnight. Seas building to 6 to 8 Sunday morning.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM NST 29 January 2022
Monday Wind southwest 35 to 45 knots diminishing to southwest 15 to 20 in the afternoon.
Tuesday Wind west 15 to 20 knots veering to northwest 25.
Wednesday Wind northwest 15 to 20 knots backing to southwest 20.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EST 29 January 2022 Today Tonight and Sunday Ice free.  

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Funk Island Bank

Issued 10:00 AM EST 29 January 2022 Today Tonight and Sunday

Ice Edge

Ice edge estimated from Newfoundland near 4739N 5240W to 4840N 5224W
to 4948N 5325W to 5011N 5459W to 5150N 5237W to 5430N 5110W to 5803N
5618W then northeastward. Sea ice west of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Ice free.

Ice Forecasts

Southeast Labrador Sea

Issued 10:00 AM EST 29 January 2022 Today Tonight and Sunday

Ice Edge

Ice edge estimated from Newfoundland near 4739N 5240W to 4840N 5224W
to 4948N 5325W to 5011N 5459W to 5150N 5237W to 5430N 5110W to 5803N
5618W then northeastward. Sea ice west of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Forecasts available to mariners upon request.

 

Iceberg Bulletin

Funk Island Bank

Issued 2:06 PM EST 28 January 2022

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 29 Jan estimated from the Labrador coast
near 5239N 5551W to 5050N 4940W to 5205N 4755W to 5930N 5625W to
6035N 5210W to 5830N 4700W then eastwards.

Iceberg Count

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

Iceberg Bulletin

Southeast Labrador Sea

Issued 2:06 PM EST 28 January 2022

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 29 Jan estimated from the Labrador coast
near 5239N 5551W to 5050N 4940W to 5205N 4755W to 5930N 5625W to
6035N 5210W to 5830N 4700W then eastwards.

Iceberg Count

Forecasts available to mariners upon request.
Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Storm warning in effect

Funk Island Bank

Issued 10:00 AM NST 29 January 2022

'Storm' force winds of 48 to 63 knots are occurring or expected to occur in this marine area. 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 10:00 AM NST 29 January 2022 Today Tonight and Sunday At 10:00 a.m. NST today intensifying low 981 mb located southeast
of Cape Cod.
By 10:00 a.m. NST Sunday low 969 mb located over the Gulf of
St. Lawrence.

At 10:00 a.m. NST today ridge located on a line northeast-southwest
over the eastern Grand Banks.
By 3:30 p.m. NST today departing ridge located east of the Grand
Banks.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 9:55 AM NST 29 January 2022 A low pressure system southeast of Cape Cod will rapidly intensify
today as it tracks up the Eastern Seaboard, crossing the Maritimes
tonight. The low will continue northeastward across Southeastern
Labrador on Sunday to lie over the South Labrador Sea by Sunday
evening. Gale to storm force southeast to northeasterlies will spread
across most waters later today ahead of this low and shift to gale to
storm force southwesterlies on Sunday as the low tracks to the north.

Marine interests are advised that storm warnings are in effect for
all waters.

Marine interests are also advised that freezing spray warnings are in
effect for Gulf waters and Northeast Coast.

Marine interests are further advised high waves, pounding surf and
elevated water levels are expected during high tide on Sunday morning
along south and east-facing coastlines from Port aux Basques to
Placentia Bay.

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