Issued 08:00 PM NDT 31 August 2016
Tonight and Thursday
Wind southwest 15 to 20 knots diminishing to variable 10 to 15 late this evening then increasing to northeast 15 to 20 Thursday morning.
A few showers ending Thursday morning.
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Ice ForecastsIssued 10:00 AM EDT 25 May 2016 Forecasts have ended for the season.
Iceberg BulletinIssued 11:00 AM EDT 31 August 2016
Iceberg LimitIceberg 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 CountNo confirmed icebergs except less than 10 icebergs northeast of the
western iceberg limit.
No watches or warnings in effect.
Technical Marine SynopsisIssued 8:00 PM NDT 31 August 2016 Tonight and Thursday At 8:00 p.m. NDT tonight trough located on a line east-west over
the Gulf of St. Lawrence.
By 3:00 a.m. NDT Thursday quasi-stationary trough located on a
line east-west over the South Coast of Newfoundland.
At 8:00 p.m. NDT tonight quasi-stationary trough located on a line
east-west over southern Labrador Sea.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 7:57 PM NDT 31 August 2016 At 5:30 P.M. NDT, hurricane Gaston was located near 34.5 degrees
north and 48.0 degrees west. Maximum sustained winds are 95 knots.
Minimum central pressure is about 964 MB. It is currently moving
northeastward at 9 knots.
Gaston is forecast to pass well south of Canadian waters.
At 8:00 P.M. NDT, tropical depression eight is located near 36.5
degrees north and 71.0 degrees west. Maximum sustained winds are 25
knots. Minimum central pressure is about 1010 MB. It is currently
moving northeastward at 14 knots.
The depression may become a tropical storm tonight and is forecast to
cross the Southern Grand Banks on Friday.
Atlantic - Newfoundland Area
- Banquereau - northern half
- Banquereau - southern half
- Belle Isle Bank
- Bras d'Or Lakes
- Cabot Strait
- Chaleur - Miscou
- Eastern Shore
- East Coast - Cape St. Francis and south
- East Coast - north of Cape St. Francis
- Funk Island Bank
- Gulf - Magdalen
- Gulf - Port au Port
- Lake Melville
- 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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