Halifax Harbour and Approaches

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 03:30 PM ADT 24 July 2017

Tonight and Tuesday.

Wind light increasing to southeast 10 to 15 knots late this evening and to east 15 to 20 after midnight with gusts to 25 in the Approaches. Wind becoming northeast 15 near noon Tuesday.

Rain beginning this evening and ending Tuesday evening.

Temperatures plus 20 falling to plus 15 overnight.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:30 PM ADT 24 July 2017
Wednesday Wind northeast 15 knots becoming variable 10 to 15 in the afternoon.
Thursday Wind southwest 15 to 20 knots.
Friday Wind southwest 15 to 20 knots diminishing to light late in the day.

Stay connected

ATOM

Weather Conditions

Skip Image

Zoom-in to make a selection

Map of Atlantic - Maritimes marine weather areas East Scotia Slope - 44137 Southwestern Grand Banks - 44138 Banquereau - 44139 Laurentian Fan - 44141 LaHave Bank - 44150 Northeast Burgeo Bank - 44255 Halifax Harbour - 44258 Mont-Louis - 45138 Baie-Comeau Airport Havre-Saint-Pierre Airport Longue-Pointe-de-Mingan Sept-Îles Airport Cap-d'Espoir Rivière-la-Madeleine Gaspé Airport Heath Point La Pocatière Mont-Joli Airport New Carlisle Pointe-au-Père Port Menier Bas Caraquet Bathurst Airport Bouctouche AAFC Charlo Eskasoni (First Nations) Miramichi Fundy Park (Alma) Grand Manan Kouchibouguac Miscou Island Greater Moncton Int'l Airport Point Lepreau Saint John Airport St. Stephen Baccaro Point Beaver Island Brier Island Caribou Point Debert Grand Étang CFB Greenwood Hart Island Ingonish Beach Kentville AAFC Lunenburg McNabs Island Nappan AAFC North Mountain Parrsboro Sable Island St.Paul Island Shearwater Airport J.A. Douglas McCurdy Sydney Airport Tracadie Western Head Yarmouth Airport Charlottetown Airport East Point North Cape Summerside Burgeo Port aux Basques Sagona Island St. Lawrence Stephenville Airport Winterland Wreckhouse Île aux Perroquets Île Rouge Pointe-des-Monts Pointe-Noire Île Bicquette Cap-Chat Îles de la Madeleine Airport
Legend:
buoy Buoy
land station Land Station
Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 20 June 2017 Forecasts have ended for the season.
Warnings

No watches or warnings in effect.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 10:00 AM ADT 24 July 2017 Today Tonight and Tuesday At 10:00 a.m. ADT today ridge located on a line northwest-southeast
over the central Marine District.
By 10:00 a.m. ADT Tuesday ridge located on a line east-west over
the Gulf of St. Lawrence.

At 10:00 a.m. ADT today low 1005 mb located southwest of Cape Cod.
By 10:00 a.m. ADT Tuesday low 1009 mb located south of Nova Scotia.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 3:00 PM ADT 24 July 2017 A low pressure system currently south of Cape Cod will push into the
western forecast waters this evening and then south of Nova Scotia by
tomorrow morning. A band of strong to gale force easterlies will
develop north of the low. The area of gales has been extended
northward due to a slight shift in the track of the low further
north.

Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for
Lurcher, Browns Bank, southwestern shore, LaHave Bank and Sable.

Atlantic - Maritimes Area

Another Region

What we are doing

Features

UV Index and sun protection

Be weather wise!

Extreme Heat Protection

Be prepared!

Be Air Aware

Air Quality Health Index

Date modified: