Halifax Harbour and Approaches
Issued 03:00 AM AST 02 December 2015
Today Tonight and Thursday
Wind southwest 15 knots backing to southeast 10 to 15 late this morning then veering to southwest 15 to 20 this evening. Wind diminishing to light overnight then increasing to northeast 15 Thursday afternoon. Wind increasing to east 25 to 30 Thursday evening.
Chance of showers beginning early this morning changing to periods of rain early this evening. Fog patches forming this morning.
Temperatures near plus 8.
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Ice ForecastsIssued 10:00 AM EDT 26 May 2015 Forecasts have ended for the season.
No watches or warnings in effect.
Technical Marine SynopsisIssued 3:00 AM AST 2 December 2015 Today Tonight and Thursday At 3:00 a.m. AST today ridge located from New Brunswick to
By 8:00 p.m. AST tonight ridge located east of the Marine District.
At 3:00 a.m. AST today low 1011 mb located south of Cape Cod.
By 6:00 a.m. AST Thursday low 998 mb located over Newfoundland.
At 8:00 p.m. AST Thursday low 995 mb located near Lurcher.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 2:58 AM AST 2 December 2015 An area of low pressure will track in from the west to lie over the
Gulf of Maine by Thursday evening while high pressure moves in over
Labrador. Strong to gale force northeasterlies over northern waters
are expected on Thursday between these two features.
Marine interests are advised that a gale warning is in effect for
Northumberland Strait, Gulf-Magdalen and Chaleur-Miscou.
Atlantic - Maritimes Area
- Banquereau - northern half
- Banquereau - southern half
- Bras d'Or Lakes
- Browns Bank
- Cabot Strait
- Chaleur - Miscou
- Eastern Shore
- 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
- 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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