Gulf - Magdalen

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM ADT 31 August 2016

Today Tonight and Thursday

Wind southwest 10 to 15 knots becoming variable 15 this afternoon then becoming east 15 Thursday evening.

Chance of showers today and Thursday.

Waves

Issued 05:00 AM ADT 31 August 2016
Today Tonight and Thursday Seas 1 to 2 metres subsiding to 1 or less early this afternoon.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM ADT 31 August 2016
Friday Wind northerly 20 to 25 knots.
Saturday Wind northwest 20 to 25 knots backing to southwest 20 to 25 late in the day.
Sunday Wind variable 15 to 20 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 31 August 2016

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 31 Aug estimated from Newfoundland near
4837N 5305W to 4930N 4700W to 5000N 4615W to 5300N 4815W to 5700N
5400W then eastwards.

Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 31 Aug estimated from Quebec near
5057N 5859W to Newfoundland near 5014N 5733W.

Iceberg Count

No confirmed icebergs.
Warnings

No watches or warnings in effect.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 10:00 AM ADT 31 August 2016 Today Tonight and Thursday At 10:00 a.m. ADT today ridge located over the southern Marine
District.
By 9:00 p.m. ADT tonight ridge located southeast of the Marine
District.

At 10:00 a.m. ADT today intensifying tropical depression 8 located
at 35.0N 74.0W.
By 3:00 a.m. ADT Thursday intensifying tropical depression 8
located at 38.3N 68.6W.

At 10:00 a.m. ADT today Hurricane Gaston 956 mb located at 34.1N
50.5W.
By 8:00 p.m. ADT tonight Hurricane Gaston 975 mb located at
35.9N 45.6W.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 9:57 AM ADT 31 August 2016 At 6 AM ADT hurricane Gaston is located near 33.4 degrees north
And 50.2 degrees west. Maximum sustained winds are 105 knots.
Minimum central pressure is approximately 956 MB. Gaston is moving
northeastward at 9 knots.

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

As of 9 AM ADT tropical depression 8 is located near 35.0 degrees
north and 74.0 degrees west. Maximum sustained winds are 30 knots.
Minimum central pressure is approximately 1011 MB. It is moving
northeastward at 5 knots.


The depression could become a tropical storm today. Current
Guidance has the storm tracking over the southern slope waters
Thursday and into Friday.

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