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FQNT21 ENMI 072300
HIGH SEAS BULLETIN FOR METAREA 19
Valid from 23:00 UTC on Thursday 7 December 2017
BY TROMSO METEO, NORWAY

Gale or storm is EXP in areas: A3, A4, A5, B2, C2, C3, D3, D2, C4, C5 and Deep D4, E2, E3, F2, F3, Sklinna Bank and Traena Bank, Outer Vestfjord, Roest Bank and Vesteraalbanks, Banks outside Troms, Tromsoeflaket and Hjelmsoey bank

Synoptic situation at 18 utc
Storm CNTR 955 hPa 62 N 01 E Mov Ne, EXP 972 hPa at 65 N 10 E FRI 18 utc.



Significant wave height valid next 23 hours:
Nansen Basin S, Lena Trough, Yermak Plateau, Litke Trough, Banks N of Svalbard, B1, B2, B3, B4, B5, A2, A3, A4, A5, C4, C5
1 to 3 m, in S 4 m. FRI evening LOC 5 m in C4.
C2, C3, D2, D3, Dype D4, Dype E4
INCR 3 to 5 m. FM FRI afternoon 6 m S in D2.
E2, E3, F2, F3
INCR 4 to 8 m, in Sw 8 to 11 m. Late FRI evening some DECR.
Banks outside Nordland
2 to 4 m, highest in W. FM FRI evening 1,5 to 3 m.
Banks outside Troms, Tromsoeflaket and Hjelmsoey bank
Around 2 m. FRI 2 to 4 m, INCR 4 to 6 m in NW.
North Cape bank, North bank and Kildinbank
1 to 2 m. FRI 2 to 3 m on N Cape bank.

Forecast valid for the next 23 hours:

Nansen Basin S, Lena Trough, Yermak Plateau, Litke Trough, Banks N of Svalbard
E or SE 4 to 6. SCT snow SHWRS with poor. Risk of Mod icing in Nansen Basin S.
A2
N 4 to 6, 7 in S part. SCT snow SHWRS with poor.
A3, A4, A5, B3, B4, B5
E 5 to 7, OCNL gale 8 in A3, A4 and A5, DECR FRI afternoon. SCT snow SHWRS with poor. Risk of Mod icing in A4 and A5.
B2, C2
N 5 to 7, FM FRI forenoon OCNL gale 8. SCT snow SHWRS with poor.
C3, D3
NE 5 to 7. FM early FRI 6 to gale 8. SCT snow SHWRS with poor.
D2
N 7 to gale 8. SCT snow SHWRS with poor.
C4, C5 and Deep D4
E or SE 4 to 6. FM early FRI E 6 to gale 8. SCT snow SHWRS with poor.
E2, E3
Ne or N gale 8 to SEV gale 9. SCT snow or snow SHWRS with poor.
Deep E4
E 6 to 7. SCT snow SHWRS with poor.
F2, F3
N or NE gale 8 to storm 10. E part F3 E 5 to 7. Sleet or snow later wintry SHWRS. MOD or poor in precipitation.
Sklinna Bank and Traena Bank
SE 7, OCNL gale 8, FRI morning DECR 6. FRI evening E 5. SCT rain SHWRS. MOD in precipitation.
Outer Vestfjord, Roest Bank and Vesteraalbanks
E 6 or 7 15, until FRI forenoon OCNL gale 8. SCT wintry SHWRS. MOD in precipitation.
Banks outside Troms
SE 7, OCNL gale 8. SCT wintry SHWRS. MOD in precipitation.
Tromsoeflaket and Hjelmsoey bank
INCR SE 7, FM FRI morning gale 8. Mainly dry and good. FM FRI evening SCT snow SHWRS with poor.
North Cape bank and North bank
S 5, 6 on N Cape bank. Early FRI morning INCR SE 7. SCT snow SHWRS. Poor in SHWRS.
Kildinbank
SE up to 5, FM FRI forenoon 6. SCT snow SHWRS. Poor in SHWRS.

Ice edge
Ice edge runs through the following coordinates in Metarea XIX on Thursday 7. December:
ICE BULLETIN FOR METAREA 19 ISSUED BY THE NORWEGIAN ICE SERVICE
(ISTJENESTEN@MET.NO) AT 23 UTC 7 DEC

NANSEN BASIN
ICE N OF 8152N 01839E, 8206N 02554E, 8126N 02544E

LITKE TROUGH
ICE N OF 8108N 00931E, 8141N 01248E, 8152N 01839E

NORTH NORDAUSTLANDET BANK
ICE N OF 8126N 02544E, 8025N 02527E, 8028N 02001E,
8001N 01618E

A2
ICE N OF 7730N 00328W, 7832N 00253W, 7846N 00000E

B2
ICE N OF 7500N 00601W, 7503N 00610W, 7730N 00328W

A3
ICE N OF 7846N 00000E, 7852N 00103E, 7933N 00002E,
7959N 00240E

A4
ICE N OF 7959N 01603E, 7956N 01535E, 7924N 01522E,
7953N 01204E, 7937N 01007E, 7802N 01313E,
7730N 01320E
ICE EDGE EXITS AREA AND RE-ENTERS AT
7730N 01924E, 7738N 01939E, 7732N 02000E

B4
ICE N OF 7730N 01320E, 7708N 01325E, 7612N 01655E,
7730N 01924E

A5
ICE N OF 7730N 02503E, 7752N 02636E, 7745N 02959E
ICE EDGE EXITS AREA AND RE-ENTERS AT
7851N 02959E, 7923N 02636E, 7913N 02959E

B5
ICE N OF 7730N 02007E, 7650N 02221E, 7730N 02503E

METAREA 20 01020
ICE N OF 7745N 03000E, 7743N 03042E, 7851N 03000E,
7851N 03000E
ICE EDGE EXITS AREA AND RE-ENTERS AT
7913N 03000E, 7900N 03440E, 7758N 03953E, 7852N 04258E

ICE EDGE NOT FOR NAVIGATIONAL PURPOSES

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