Halifax Harbour and Approaches

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM ADT 23 May 2017

Today Tonight and Wednesday.

Wind southwest 10 to 15 knots increasing to southerly 15 to 20 early this afternoon then diminishing to light near midnight. Wind light Wednesday.

Periods of rain changing to periods of drizzle this evening and ending late overnight. Fog patches late this afternoon and tonight. Fog patches retreating to the approaches Wednesday morning. Fog patches moving into the harbour Wednesday evening.

High today plus 12. Low tonight plus 7. High Wednesday plus 13.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM ADT 23 May 2017
Thursday Wind variable 10 to 15 knots increasing to east 25 in the afternoon.
Friday Wind east 25 knots diminishing to variable 15 to 20.
Saturday Wind northwest 20 knots.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 23 May 2017 Today Tonight and Wednesday 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 23 May 2017 Today Tonight and Wednesday

Ice Edge

Ice edge estimated from Quebec near 5100N 5845W to Newfoundland near
5020N 5730W. Sea ice north of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Ice free.

Warnings

No watches or warnings in effect.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 10:00 AM ADT 23 May 2017 Today Tonight and Wednesday At 10:00 a.m. ADT today ridge located from Newfoundland to East
Scotian Slope.
By 8:00 p.m. ADT tonight ridge located east of the Marine District.

At 10:00 a.m. ADT today trough located on a line north-south
over Maine.
By 10:00 a.m. ADT Wednesday trough located from Newfoundland to
East Scotian Slope.

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