Northeast Coast - north of Cape St. John
Issued 03:00 AM NDT 29 August 2016
Today Tonight and Tuesday
Storm warning in effect.
Wind variable 10 to 15 knots except west 15 with gusts to 25 from Jackson's Arm to Hare Bay early this morning. Wind becoming southeast 15 to 20 early this evening then increasing to northeast 30 near midnight. Wind increasing to north 55 overnight then diminishing to north 45 Tuesday morning. Wind backing to northwest 35 Tuesday afternoon then diminishing to northwest 25 Tuesday evening.
Rain and fog patches beginning this morning and ending near noon Tuesday. Risk of thunderstorms tonight.
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Ice ForecastsIssued 10:00 AM EDT 25 July 2016
Forecasts available to mariners upon request.
Iceberg BulletinIssued 11:00 AM EDT 28 August 2016
Iceberg LimitIceberg limit at 0000 UTC 28 Aug estimated from Newfoundland near
4801N 5301W to 4730N 4845W to 5030N 4630W to 5315N 4830W to 5700N
5400W then eastwards.
Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 28 Aug estimated from Quebec near
5057N 5859W to Newfoundland near 5014N 5733W.
Iceberg CountLess than 10 icebergs.
Warnings (In effect)
Northeast Coast - north of Cape St. JohnIssued 03:00 AM NDT 29 August 2016
'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.
Technical Marine SynopsisIssued 3:00 AM NDT 29 August 2016 Today Tonight and Tuesday At 3:00 a.m. NDT today ridge located south of Newfoundland.
By 3:30 p.m. NDT today departing ridge located southeast of the
At 3:00 a.m. NDT today deepening low 1009 mb located over southern
By 3:00 a.m. NDT Tuesday deepening low 990 mb located over central
Marine Weather StatementIssued 3:03 AM NDT 29 August 2016 A low pressure system over Southern Quebec will deepen as it tracks
eastward to lie over the Gulf of St. Lawrence by this evening, then
moves across Newfoundland tonight. Strong southwesterly to
northeasterly winds ahead of the low will shift to gale to storm
force northwesterlies in its wake.
Marine interests are advised that a storm warning is in effect for
the Northeast Coast. Gale warnings are in effect for all remaining
waters except Belle Isle Bank - northern half.
At 3:00 AM NDT, hurricane Gaston is located near 30.6 degrees north
and 55.1 degrees west. Maximum sustained winds are 105 knots. Minimum
central pressure is about 957 MB. It is currently nearly stationary.
Gaston is forecast to pass well south of Canadian forecast waters.
At 3:00 AM NDT, tropical depression eight is located near 32.4
degrees north and 72.5 degrees west. Maximum sustained winds are 30
knots. Minimum central pressure is about 1010 MB. It is currently
moving west-northwest at 9 knots.
The depression is expected to become a tropical storm this evening.
At this time, it is too soon to determine what, if any, impacts it
will have on Canadian waters.
Atlantic - Labrador Area
- Belle Isle Bank - northern half
- Belle Isle Bank - southern half
- Central Brevoort
- East Brevoort
- East Labrador Sea
- Funk Island Bank
- Lake Melville
- Mid Labrador Coast
- Northeast Coast - Cape St. John and south
- Northeast Coast - north of Cape St. John
- Arctic - Eastern Arctic
- Arctic - Western Arctic
- Atlantic - Labrador
- Atlantic - Maritimes
- Atlantic - Newfoundland
- Great Lakes - Lake Erie and Lake Ontario
- Great Lakes - Lake Huron
- Great Lakes - Lake Superior
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