Issued 03:00 AM ADT 30 August 2016
Today Tonight and Wednesday
Strong wind warning in effect.
Wind northwest 10 to 15 knots diminishing to light this morning then increasing to southwest 15 this afternoon. Wind increasing to southwest 20 Wednesday afternoon.
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Ice ForecastsIssued 10:00 AM EDT 25 May 2016 Forecasts have ended for the season.
Warnings (In effect)
Grand MananIssued 03:00 AM ADT 30 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 30 August 2016 Today Tonight and Wednesday At 3:00 a.m. ADT today intensifying low 992 mb located over
By 3:30 p.m. ADT today departing low 984 mb located east of
At 3:00 a.m. ADT today intensifying tropical depression 8 located
at 33.9N 74.3W.
By 8:00 p.m. ADT tonight intensifying tropical depression 8 located
at 34.9N 74.7W.
At 3:00 a.m. ADT today Hurricane Gaston 968 mb located at 31.7N
By 8:00 p.m. ADT tonight Hurricane Gaston 975 mb located at
Marine Weather StatementIssued 2:48 AM ADT 30 August 2016 A low pressure system moving across Newfoundland will move off to the
east today. Strong to gale force northwesterlies will will diminish
Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for
Banquereau, Cabot Strait, Gulf Magdalen, and Anticosti.
At 3 AM ADT, hurricane Gaston is located near 31.7 degrees north
And 54.4 degrees west. Maximum sustained winds are 90 knots. Minimum
central pressure is about 968 MB. Gaston is moving northeast at 5
Note that Gaston is forecast to pass well south of Canadian waters.
As of 3:00 AM ADT tropical depression 8 is located near 33.9 degrees
north and 74.3 degrees west. Maximum sustained winds are 30 knots.
Minimum central pressure is about 1011 MB. It is currently moving
northwest at 4 knots.
The depression could become a tropical storm today. 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 - Maritimes Area
- Anticosti - eastern half
- Anticosti - western half
- Bras d'Or Lakes
- Browns Bank
- Cabot Strait
- Chaleur - Miscou
- Eastern Shore - eastern half
- Eastern Shore - western half
- East Coast - Cape St. Francis and south
- East Scotian Slope
- Georges Bank
- Grand Manan
- Gulf - Magdalen - eastern half
- Gulf - Magdalen - western half
- Gulf - Port au Port
- Halifax Harbour and Approaches
- LaHave Bank
- Laurentian Fan - northeastern half
- Laurentian Fan - southwestern half
- L'Isle-aux-Coudres to Tadoussac
- Northumberland Strait
- Pointe à Michel to Pointe-des-Monts
- Pointe-des-Monts to Anticosti - northern half
- Pointe-des-Monts to Anticosti - southern half
- Sable - eastern half
- Sable - western half
- Southeastern Grand Banks
- Southwestern Grand Banks
- Southwestern Shore
- Southwest Coast
- South Coast
- Tadoussac to Pointe à Michel
- West Scotian Slope
- 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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