Halifax Harbour and Approaches


Marine Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM ADT 07 October 2015

Today Tonight and Thursday

Wind light increasing to westerly 10 to 15 knots this afternoon and to northwest 15 to 20 late overnight. Wind diminishing to northwest 10 to 15 Thursday afternoon.

Fog patches dissipating early this afternoon.

High today plus 17. Low tonight plus 10. High Thursday plus 15.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM ADT 07 October 2015
Friday Wind light becoming southwest 15 knots late in the day.
Saturday Wind southwest 25 to 30 knots veering to northwest 25 to 30 late in the day.
Sunday Wind westerly 15 to 20 knots.

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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 Forecasts

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 26 May 2015 Forecasts have ended for the season.

No watches or warnings in effect.


Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 10:00 AM ADT 7 October 2015 Today Tonight and Thursday At 10:00 a.m. ADT today ridge located over the Gulf of St. Lawrence.

At 3:00 p.m. ADT today trough located over the St. Lawrence River.
By 3:00 p.m. ADT Thursday trough located over eastern Newfoundland.

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