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Marine Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM ADT 28 August 2016

Today Tonight and Monday

Strong wind warning in effect.

Wind westerly 10 to 15 knots becoming light this afternoon then increasing to south 15 late overnight. Wind increasing to south 25 near noon Monday then veering to southwest 30 Monday evening.

Chance of showers Monday afternoon and evening.

Waves

Issued 05:00 AM ADT 28 August 2016
Today Tonight and Monday Seas 1 to 2 metres building to 2 to 3 Monday evening.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM ADT 28 August 2016
Tuesday Wind northerly 15 to 20 knots diminishing to light in the afternoon.
Wednesday Wind light increasing to southwest 15 to 20 knots.
Thursday Wind southwest 10 to 15 knots.

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Map of Atlantic - Newfoundland marine weather areas Southwestern Grand Banks - 44138 Banquereau - 44139 Tail of the Bank - 44140 Nickerson Bank - 44251 Northeast Burgeo Bank - 44255 Blanc-Sablon Airport Cap Whittle Chevery Natashquan Airport Heath Point Miscou Island Grand Étang Ingonish Beach North Mountain St.Paul Island J.A. Douglas McCurdy Sydney Airport Charlottetown Airport East Point North Cape Argentia Bonavista Burgeo Cape Race Corner Brook Daniel's Harbour Englee Ferolle Point La Scie Port aux Basques Rocky Harbour Sagona Island St. Anthony Airport St. John's Int'l Airport St. Lawrence Stephenville Airport Twillingate Winterland Wreckhouse Cartwright Airport Mary's Harbour Grates Cove Pool's Island Marticot Island Long Pond Eskasoni (First Nations) Îles de la Madeleine Airport
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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 25 May 2016 Forecasts have ended for the season.
 

Iceberg Bulletin

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 28 August 2016

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg 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 Count

No confirmed icebergs.
Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Strong wind warning in effect

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Issued 10:00 AM ADT 28 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.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 10:00 AM ADT 28 August 2016 Today Tonight and Monday At 10:00 a.m. ADT today ridge located over the Maritimes.
By 8:00 p.m. ADT tonight departing ridge located over Laurentian
Fan.

At 10:00 a.m. ADT today low located south of James Bay.
By 10:00 a.m. ADT Monday low 1008 mb located near the Gaspe
Peninsula.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 9:47 AM ADT 28 August 2016 Hurricane Gaston, as of 9:00 AM ADT, is located near 30.3 degrees
north and 54.7 degrees west. Maximum sustained winds are 80 knots.
Minimum central pressure is about 975 MB. It is currently moving
northwest at 5 knots.

Note that Gaston is forecast to pass well south of Canadian forecast
waters.

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