Issued 08:00 PM NDT 28 August 2016
Tonight and Monday
Wind west 15 to 20 knots backing to southwest 10 to 15 late overnight then to south 15 to 20 Monday afternoon. Wind increasing to south 30 Monday evening.
Showers beginning Monday afternoon.
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Ice ForecastsIssued 10:00 AM EDT 25 July 2016
Forecasts available to mariners upon request.
Iceberg BulletinIssued 11:00 AM EDT 28 August 2016
Iceberg LimitIceberg limit at 0000 UTC 28 Aug estimated from Newfoundland near
4801N 5301W to 4730N 4845W to 5030N 4630W to 5315N 4830W to 5700N
5400W then eastwards.
Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 28 Aug estimated from Quebec near
5057N 5859W to Newfoundland near 5014N 5733W.
Iceberg CountNo confirmed icebergs.
No watches or warnings in effect.
Technical Marine SynopsisIssued 8:00 PM NDT 28 August 2016 Tonight and Monday At 8:00 p.m. NDT tonight ridge located over the Maritimes.
By 3:30 p.m. NDT Monday ridge located southeast of the Grand Banks.
At 8:00 p.m. NDT tonight deepening low 1013 mb located over
By 8:00 p.m. NDT Monday deepening low 1000 mb located over the
Gulf of St. Lawrence.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 7:51 PM NDT 28 August 2016 A low pressure system over Southern Quebec will deepen as it tracks
eastward to lie over the Gulf of St. Lawrence by Monday evening, then
moves across Newfoundland on Monday night. Strong southwesterly to
northeasterly winds ahead of the low will shift to strong to gale
force northwesterlies on Monday evening in its wake.
Marine interests are advised that a gale warning is in effect for
Gulf-Port au Port.
At 8:00 PM NDT, hurricane Gaston is located near 30.8 degrees north
and 55.1 degrees west. Maximum sustained winds are 100 knots. Minimum
central pressure is about 962 MB. It is currently moving northwest at
Gaston is forecast to pass well south of Canadian forecast waters.
At 8:00 PM NDT, tropical depression eight is located near 31.8
degrees north and 70.9 degrees west. Maximum sustained winds are 30
knots. Minimum central pressure is about 1010 MB. It is currently
moving west at 8 knots.
The depression is expected to become tropical storm Hermine on
Monday. At this time, it is too soon to determine what, if any,
impacts it will have on Canadian waters.
Atlantic - Maritimes Area
- Anticosti - eastern half
- Anticosti - western half
- Bras d'Or Lakes
- Browns Bank
- Cabot Strait
- Chaleur - Miscou
- Eastern Shore
- East Coast
- 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
- 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
- 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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