Chaleur - Miscou
Issued 08:00 PM ADT 29 August 2016
Tonight and Tuesday
Strong wind warning in effect.
Wind northwest 20 to 25 knots diminishing to northwest 10 to 15 Tuesday morning then becoming light Tuesday afternoon.
A few showers beginning Tuesday evening.
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Ice ForecastsIssued 10:00 AM EDT 25 May 2016 Forecasts have ended for the season.
Warnings (In effect)
Chaleur - MiscouIssued 8:00 PM ADT 29 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 29 August 2016 Tonight and Tuesday At 8:00 p.m. ADT tonight low 1002 mb located east of Anticosti
By 3:00 a.m. ADT Tuesday deepening low 996 mb located over
At 8:00 p.m. ADT tonight intensifying tropical depression 8 1011
mb located at 33.7N 73.4W.
By 10:00 a.m. ADT Tuesday tropical depression 8 1010 mb located
at 34.4N 75.0W.
At 8:00 p.m. ADT tonight Hurricane Gaston 968 mb located at
By 10:00 a.m. ADT Tuesday Hurricane Gaston 975 mb located at
Marine Weather StatementIssued 7:46 PM ADT 29 August 2016 A low pressure system east of Anticosti Island will move across
Newfoundland tonight. Strong to gale force northwesterlies will
persist tonight then diminish on Tuesday.
Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for
Banquereau, Cabot Strait, Gulf Magdalen, and Anticosti.
As of 8:00 PM ADT, hurricane Gaston is located near 31.3 degrees
north and 55.2 degrees west. Maximum sustained winds are 95 knots.
Minimum central pressure is about 968 MB. Gaston is moving
north-northeast at 3 knots.
Note that Gaston is forecast to pass well south of Canadian waters.
As of 8:00 PM ADT tropical depression 8 is located near 33.7 degrees
north and 74.4 degrees west. Maximum sustained winds are 30 knots.
Minimum central pressure is about 1011 MB. It is currently moving
northwest at 5 knots.
The depression could become a tropical storm tonight. There is
uncertainty about the development of the storm, and whether it will
have any effect on Canadian waters. There are some indications it may
dissipate before reaching our waters.
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
- Gulf - Magdalen - eastern half
- Gulf - Magdalen - western half
- Gulf - Port au Port
- Lake Melville
- Laurentian Fan
- 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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