Halifax Harbour and Approaches

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM ADT 30 May 2015

Today Tonight and Sunday

Strong wind warning in effect.

Wind light increasing to southwest 15 knots this afternoon and to southwest 20 to 25 this evening. Wind increasing to southwest 25 to 30 near midnight then diminishing to southwest 15 to 20 Sunday afternoon. Wind becoming northeast 15 to 20 Sunday evening.

Chance of drizzle tonight and Sunday morning. Periods of rain beginning Sunday afternoon. Fog banks moving into the harbour this evening. Fog banks retreating to the approaches Sunday morning.

High today plus 16. Low tonight plus 11. High Sunday plus 18.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM ADT 30 May 2015
Monday Wind easterly 20 to 25 knots.
Tuesday Wind easterly 20 to 25 knots.
Wednesday 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 Rivière-du-Loup Bas Caraquet Bathurst Airport Bouctouche AAFC Charlo 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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Issued 10:00 AM EDT 26 May 2015 Forecasts have ended for the season.
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Strong wind warning in effect

Halifax Harbour and Approaches

Issued 10:00 AM ADT 30 May 2015

'Strong' winds of 20 to 33 knots are occurring or expected to occur in this marine area. Please refer to the latest marine forecasts for further details and continue to monitor the situation through Canadian Coast Guard radio or Weatheradio stations.

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Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 10:00 AM ADT 30 May 2015 Today Tonight and Sunday At 10:00 a.m. ADT today departing ridge located south of the
Marine District.

At 9:00 p.m. ADT tonight trough located over the St. Lawrence River.
By 9:00 p.m. ADT Sunday trough located over the southern Marine
District.

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