Bras d'Or Lakes

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Marine Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM ADT 31 August 2016

Today Tonight and Thursday

Wind light becoming southwest 10 to 15 knots this morning then diminishing to light overnight. Wind becoming east 15 Thursday evening.

Chance of showers.

High today plus 23. Low tonight plus 16. High Thursday plus 21.

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Map of Atlantic - Maritimes marine weather areas East Scotia Slope - 44137 Southwestern Grand Banks - 44138 Banquereau - 44139 Laurentian Fan - 44141 LaHave Bank - 44150 Northeast Burgeo Bank - 44255 Halifax Harbour - 44258 Mont-Louis - 45138 Baie-Comeau Airport Havre-Saint-Pierre Airport Longue-Pointe-de-Mingan Sept-Îles Airport Cap-d'Espoir Rivière-la-Madeleine Gaspé Airport Heath Point La Pocatière Mont-Joli Airport New Carlisle Pointe-au-Père Port Menier Bas Caraquet Bathurst Airport Bouctouche AAFC Charlo Eskasoni (First Nations) Miramichi Fundy Park (Alma) Grand Manan Kouchibouguac Miscou Island Greater Moncton Int'l Airport Point Lepreau Saint John Airport St. Stephen Baccaro Point Beaver Island Brier Island Caribou Point Debert Grand Étang CFB Greenwood Hart Island Ingonish Beach Kentville AAFC Lunenburg McNabs Island Nappan AAFC North Mountain Parrsboro Sable Island St.Paul Island Shearwater Airport J.A. Douglas McCurdy Sydney Airport Tracadie Western Head Yarmouth Airport Charlottetown Airport East Point North Cape Summerside Burgeo Port aux Basques Sagona Island St. Lawrence Stephenville Airport Winterland Wreckhouse Île aux Perroquets Île Rouge Pointe-des-Monts Pointe-Noire Île Bicquette Cap-Chat Îles de la Madeleine Airport
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Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 3:00 AM ADT 31 August 2016 Today Tonight and Thursday At 3:00 a.m. ADT today building ridge located over the southern
Marine District.
By 9:00 p.m. ADT tonight ridge located south of Nova Scotia.

At 3:00 a.m. ADT today intensifying tropical depression 8 located
at 34.9N 74.1W.
By 3:00 a.m. ADT Thursday intensifying tropical depression 8
located at 38.3N 68.6W.

At 3:00 a.m. ADT today Hurricane Gaston 960 mb located at 33.2N
50.2W.
By 8:00 p.m. ADT tonight Hurricane Gaston 975 mb located at
35.9N 45.6W.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 3:21 AM ADT 31 August 2016 At 3AM ADT hurricane Gaston is located near 33.2 degrees north
And 50.2 degrees west. Maximum sustained winds are 105 knots.
Minimum central pressure is about 960 MB. Gaston is moving
northeastward at 10 knots.

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

As of 3AM ADT tropical depression 8 is located near 34.9 degrees
north and 74.1 degrees west. Maximum sustained winds are 30 knots.
Minimum central pressure is about 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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