Issued 10:00 AM NDT 31 August 2016
Today Tonight and Thursday
Wind west 15 to 20 knots diminishing to variable 10 to 15 this afternoon except southwest 20 over southeastern sections tonight.
A few showers ending Thursday afternoon. Risk of thunderstorms late this afternoon and this evening.
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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.
No watches or warnings in effect.
Technical Marine SynopsisIssued 10:00 AM NDT 31 August 2016 Today Tonight and Thursday At 10:00 a.m. NDT today departing low 985 mb located northeast of
the Marine District.
At 3:30 p.m. NDT today trough located over the Maritimes.
By 3:00 a.m. NDT Thursday trough located on a line east-west over
the South Coast of Newfoundland.
At 10:00 a.m. NDT today trough located on a line northwest-southeast
over central Labrador Sea.
By 3:30 p.m. NDT today trough located on a line east-west over
southern Labrador Sea.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 9:42 AM NDT 31 August 2016 Marine interests are advised that all warnings have been ended.
At 10:00 A.M. NDT, hurricane Gaston is located near 34.0 degrees
north and 49.2 degrees west. Maximum sustained winds are 105 knots.
Minimum central pressure is about 960 MB. It is currently moving
northeastward at 10 knots.
Gaston is forecast to pass well south of Canadian forecast waters.
At 10:00 A.M. NDT, tropical depression eight is located near 35.0
degrees north and 74.0 degrees west. Maximum sustained winds are 30
knots. Minimum central pressure is about 1011 MB. It is currently
moving northeastward at 5 knots.
The depression may become a tropical storm today and is forecast to
cross the Southern Grand Banks on Friday.
Atlantic - Maritimes Area
- Anticosti - eastern half
- Anticosti - western half
- Banquereau - northern half
- Banquereau - southern 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
- 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
- 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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