Bras d'Or Lakes
Issued 03:30 PM ADT 30 August 2016
Tonight and Wednesday
Strong wind warning in effect.
Wind northwest 20 knots diminishing to northwest 15 early this evening and to light late this evening. Wind becoming southwest 10 to 15 Wednesday morning.
Chance of showers overnight and Wednesday.
Low tonight plus 10. High Wednesday plus 23.
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There is no ice forecast issued for this area.
Warnings (In effect)
Bras d'Or LakesIssued 3:30 PM ADT 30 August 2016
'Strong' winds of 20 to 33 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 8:00 PM ADT 30 August 2016 Tonight and Wednesday At 8:00 p.m. ADT tonight building ridge located southwest of
By 9:00 p.m. ADT Wednesday ridge located south of Nova Scotia.
At 8:00 p.m. ADT tonight intensifying tropical depression 8 located
at 34.7N 75.0W.
By 3:00 p.m. ADT Wednesday intensifying tropical depression 8
located at 36.4N 72.9W.
At 8:00 p.m. ADT tonight Hurricane Gaston 964 mb located at
By 8:00 p.m. ADT Wednesday Hurricane Gaston 975 mb located at
Marine Weather StatementIssued 8:00 PM ADT 30 August 2016 At 8PM ADT hurricane Gaston is located near 32.6 degrees north
And 51.9 degrees west. Maximum sustained winds are 95 knots. Minimum
central pressure is about 964 MB. Gaston is moving northeastward at
Note that Gaston is forecast to pass well south of Canadian waters.
As of 8PM ADT tropical depression 8 is located near 34.7 degrees
north and 75.0 degrees west. Maximum sustained winds are 30 knots.
Minimum central pressure is about 1011 MB. It is moving
north-northeastward at 4 knots.
The depression could become a tropical storm on Wednesday. There is
uncertainty about the development of the storm, however current
guidance has the storm tracking over the southern slope waters late
Thursday and into Friday.
Atlantic - Newfoundland Area
- Anticosti - eastern half
- Anticosti - western half
- Belle Isle Bank - northern half
- Belle Isle Bank - southern half
- Bras d'Or Lakes
- Cabot Strait
- Chaleur - Miscou
- Eastern Shore - eastern half
- East Coast - Cape St. Francis and south
- East Coast - north of Cape St. Francis
- Funk Island Bank - eastern half
- Funk Island Bank - western half
- Gulf - Magdalen - eastern half
- Gulf - Magdalen - western half
- Gulf - Port au Port
- Lake Melville
- Laurentian Fan - northeastern half
- Mid Labrador Coast
- Northeast Coast - Cape St. John and south
- Northeast Coast - north of Cape St. John
- Northeast Gulf
- Northern Grand Banks
- Northumberland Strait
- Sable - eastern half
- Southeastern Grand Banks
- Southwestern Grand Banks
- Southwest Coast
- South Coast
- South Labrador Coast
- South Labrador Sea
- Strait of Belle Isle
- 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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