Halifax Harbour and Approaches

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM ADT 30 April 2016

Today Tonight and Sunday

Wind light except southeast 10 to 15 knots in sea breezes this afternoon.

High today plus 11. Low tonight plus 1. High Sunday plus 10.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM ADT 30 April 2016
Monday Wind southeast 20 to 25 knots backing to east 30 in the afternoon.
Tuesday Wind southwest 20 to 25 knots diminishing to west 10 to 15 late in the day.
Wednesday Wind variable 10 to 15 knots increasing to east 20 to 25 late in the day.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 29 April 2016 Today Tonight and Saturday Ice free. 

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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
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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 29 April 2016 Today Tonight and Saturday

Ice Edge

Ice edge estimated from Quebec near 5000N 6650W to 5000N 6000W to
5120N 5720W to Newfoundland near 5030N 5725W. Sea ice north and east
of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Ice free.

Warnings

No watches or warnings in effect.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 3:00 AM ADT 30 April 2016 Today Tonight and Sunday At 3:00 a.m. ADT today quasi-stationary ridge located over the
southern Marine District.

At 9:00 a.m. ADT today low 1012 mb located southwest of the Marine
District.
By 9:00 a.m. ADT Sunday low 1012 mb located southeast of the
Marine District.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 7:37 PM ADT 29 April 2016 A low pressure system over the Labrador Sea will deepen and slowly
move southeastward as a ridge of high pressure settles over the
southern marine district. Strong to gale force westerly winds over
the Northern Gulf of St. Lawrence waters will diminish overnight
tonight as the low moves away from the district.

Marine interests are advised that a gale warning is in effect for
Anticosti - northeastern half.

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