Eastern Shore - eastern half
Issued 03:00 AM ADT 31 August 2016
Today Tonight and Thursday
Strong wind warning in effect.
Wind light increasing to southwest 15 to 20 knots this morning and to southwest 20 to 25 early this afternoon. Wind diminishing to southwest 15 to 20 Thursday morning and to light near noon Thursday.
Chance of showers today and Thursday.
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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 30 August 2016
Iceberg LimitIceberg limit at 0000 UTC 30 Aug estimated from Newfoundland near
4801N 5301W to 4730N 5045W to 5000N 4615W to 5315N 4830W to 5700N
5400W then eastwards.
Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 30 Aug estimated from Quebec near
5057N 5859W to Newfoundland near 5014N 5733W.
Iceberg CountNo confirmed icebergs.
Warnings (In effect)
Eastern Shore - eastern halfIssued 03:00 AM ADT 31 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 3:00 AM ADT 31 August 2016 Today Tonight and Thursday At 3:00 a.m. ADT today building ridge located over the southern
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
By 8:00 p.m. ADT tonight Hurricane Gaston 975 mb located at
Marine Weather StatementIssued 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.
Atlantic - Maritimes Area
- Anticosti - eastern half
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- Sable - eastern half
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