The warnings that were in force for the Canadian coast due to the passage of the cyclone Fiona They were left without effect this Saturday, while the tropical storm Gastón continues its trajectory westward through the Atlantic with the forecast of gradually losing strength.
The bulletin from the US National Hurricane Center (NHC) at 20:00 GMT indicates that Fiona is located 80 miles (130 km) northwest of Port aux Basques, a town on the Canadian island of Newfoundland, while advancing with maximum sustained winds of 70 miles per hour (110 km/h).
The Canadian Hurricane Center has rescinded all storm and hurricane warnings for its Atlantic coast.
The system, which the NHC already lists as a post-tropical cyclone, is moving northeast near 8 miles per hour (13 km/h) and a turn to the north-northeast is expected through Monday.
On the forecast track, the center of Fiona it will move over the Labrador Sea late tonight and Sunday.
Maximum sustained winds are near 70 miles per hour (110 km/h) with higher gusts.
The forecast is for the system to gradually weaken over the next two days.
Tropical-storm-force winds extend outward up to 550 miles (890 km) from the center.
Tropical storm Gastón continues as it moves westward through the Atlantic with maximum sustained winds of 40 miles per hour (65 km/h) and is located 170 miles (275 kilometers) west of the island of Faial, in the archipelago of the Azores.
A tropical storm warning is in effect for the islands of Flores and Corvo, in the western Azores.
Gaston is moving west at 12 miles per hour (19 km/h) and that motion is expected to continue through Sunday before an expected turn to the southwest later that day.
The storm has maximum sustained winds of around 40 miles per hour (65 km/h) with stronger gusts.
Gradual weakening is forecast in the coming days.
Tropical storm Ian, which is expected to reach the Florida coast this week as a strong hurricane, is moving towards the central Caribbean this Saturday with the forecast of strengthening faster than initially expected.
Ian’s maximum sustained winds reach 45 miles per hour (75 km/h), with stronger gusts, and strengthening is expected in the coming hours, according to the latest NHC bulletin.
The tropical storm was at the time of issuing the bulletin within 270 miles (435 km) of the Jamaican capital, Kingston, and 505 miles (810 km) of the Cayman Islands.
On the forecast track, the center of Ian is expected to pass southwest of Jamaica on Sunday and near the Cayman Islands on Sunday night and early Monday.
Ian will approach western Cuba on Monday night before moving over the southeastern Gulf of Mexico on Tuesday.
Hermine was located in the last part 390 miles (630 km) northeast of the Cape Verde Islands, advancing with maximum sustained winds of 40 miles per hour (65 km / h).
Hermine is expected to produce 3 to 6 inches of rain with localized higher amounts of up to 10 inches in the Canary Islands this weekend.
Source: diario libre