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FQNT21 ENMI 112300
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HIGH SEAS BULLETIN FOR METAREA 19
Valid from 23:00 UTC on Monday 11 February 2019
BY TROMSO METEO, NORWAY

Gale or storm is exp in areas: Deep D4 and Deep E4, E2, F2, E3, F3, Outer Vestfjord and Roest Bank, Vesteraalbanks

Synoptic situation at 18 utc
Low 988 hPa at, 71 N 15 E, Mov Se, later E, FLN TUE afternoon.
Low 993 hPa at, 58 N 23 E, MOV Ne, FLN SLWY.
Low 988 hPa at, 58 N 24 W, MOV Ne, EXP 982 hPa at at 66 N 05 W by TUE 18 utc.
Ridge of high pressure 1030-1016 hPa at, FM England to Norwegian Sea, MOV E and Wkn.



Significant wave height valid next 23 hours:
Nansen Basin S, Lena Trough, Yermak Plateau, Litke Trough, Banks N of Svalbard and A4, A5, B4, B5
1 to 2 m, at times 3 m in B4 today and first on TUE.
A2, A3, B1, B2, B3, C2, C3, C4, C5, D2, E2, F2
2 to 4 m, LOC 5 m.
D3, Deep D4, Deep E4, E3 and F3
4 to 8 m. TUE morning DECR 3 to 6 m, highest in E. In the evening 2 to 5 m, highest in S.
Sklinna bank, Traena bank, Roest bank and Outer Vestfjord
2 to 5 m, highest in W. Early TUE morning INCR 3 to 6,5 m, later DECR. 2 to 3 m FM TUE afternoon.
Vesteraalbanks
2 to 3 m. Late this evening INCR 4 to 6 m, early TUE morning 5 to 8 m. Late late TUE morning DECR 4 to 5 m, in the evening 2-2,5 m.
Banks outside Troms and Tromsoeflaket
2 to 4 m, highest in N part. Early TUE morning INCR 3 to 6 m, highest in S. TUE morning DECR 2 to 5 m, gradually DECR the day. 2 to 2,5 m in the evening.
Hjelmsoey bank, North Cape bank and North bank
1,5 to 3,5 m, highest in NW. FM TUE morning 1,5 to 2,5 m, 3 m in NE part in the evening.
Kildinbank
1 to 1,5 m. TUE around 1 m, INCR in the evening to 1,5 to 3 m, highest in N part.

Forecast valid for the next 23 hours:

Nansen Basin, Lena Trough, Yermak Plateau, Litke Trough, Banks N of Svalbard, A2 and A3
Vrb up to 5, in Banks N of Nordaustlandet up to Werly 6. Mainly dry. Mod or good. Mod or sev icing.
A4, A5
N 4 to 6. Some snow SHWRS with MOD or poor. OCNL MOD icing.
B1
N 3 to 5, FM MON evening VRB 3 to 5. Mainly dry and good. Risk of MOD or SEV icing.
B2, B3, C2
N 5 to 7. TUE morning DECR N 3 to 5. Mainly dry and good. OCNL MOD or SEV icing.
B4, B5
Vrb 3 to 6. Some snow SHWRS with MOD or poor. Risk of mod icing.
C3, D3
DECR NW 6 to 7. TUE afternoon DECR NE 5 to 7. Snow shwrs with poor. Mod icing.
C4, C5
Ne 6. Gradually DECR VRB 5. Snow shwrs with MOD or poor.
D2
N 3 to 5, VEER Ne. TUE afternoon INCR E 6 or 7. Snow shwrs with poor. Mod icing.
Deep D4 and Deep E4
Cyclonic SEV gale 9, FM TUE morning gradually DECR VRB 3 to 5 TUE afternoon, first in Deep D4. Snow shwrs with poor.
E2, F2
Vrb 3 to 5. TUE forenoon INCR SE 7. Snow shwrs with poor. TUE evening cyclonic gale 8. Snow, Becmg rain in S part. OCNL MOD icing.
E3, F3
Nw 7 or gale 8, DECR VRB 4 to 6. Snow shwrs with poor. FM TUE afternoon INCR cyclonic force 8, first in W part. Sleet and rain. Mod or poor.
Sklinna Bank and Traena Bank
Nw 6 to 7. Snow shwrs with poor. FM TUE morning DECR W 5, in the evening SE 7. Becmg snow with poor, later rain with MOD in S.
Outer Vestfjord and Roest Bank
Nw 6 to 7, FM early TUE morning up to gale 8. Snow shwrs with poor. TUE afternoon DECR and VEER S. Dry and good.
Vesteraalbanks
W to NW gale 8 to STRG gale 9, late TUE morning DECR. Snow and snow SHWRS with poor. Late tue morning DECR precipitation.
Banks outside Troms
Se up to 7, gradually DECR NE 4. Snow shwrs with poor.
Tromsoeflaket, Hjelmsoey bank, North Cape bank and North bank
Ne 7 in Wmost part, else NE 6. FM TUE afternoon NE 7 in E part, else DECR E 4. Sct snow shwrs. Poor in snow.
Kildinbank
Sw 5. FM late TUE afternoon NW 6. SCT snow. Poor in snow.

Ice edge
Ice edge runs through the following coordinates in Metarea XIX on Monday 11. February:
ICE BULLETIN FOR METAREA 19 ISSUED BY THE NORWEGIAN ICE SERVICE
(ISTJENESTEN@MET.NO) AT 23 UTC 11 FEB

NORTH NORDAUSTLANDET BANK
ICE N OF 8029N 01547E, 8116N 02854E, 8037N 02351E,
8053N 02021E, 8020N 01557E

A2
ICE N OF 7730N 00354W, 7856N 00048W, 7855N 00000E

B2
ICE N OF 7500N 00830W, 7657N 00449W, 7730N 00354W

A3
ICE N OF 7855N 00000E, 7833N 00331E, 7940N 00226E,
7959N 00747E

A4
ICE N OF 7959N 01316E, 7935N 01003E, 7730N 01237E

B4
ICE N OF 7730N 01237E, 7604N 01423E, 7640N 02000E

C4
ICE N OF 7459N 01756E, 7455N 01749E, 7459N 01929E

B5
ICE N OF 7640N 02000E, 7647N 02059E, 7612N 02000E
ICE EDGE EXITS AREA AND RE-ENTERS AT
7501N 01959E, 7506N 02147E, 7649N 02959E

METAREA 20 01020
ICE N OF 7649N 03000E, 7721N 03230E, 7627N 03720E,
7642N 04050E

ICE EDGE NOT FOR NAVIGATIONAL PURPOSES

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