Halifax Harbour and Approaches

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM ADT 28 May 2017

Today Tonight and Monday.

Wind light becoming southeast 10 to 15 knots Monday afternoon.

Periods of drizzle ending early this morning. Fog patches moving into the harbour early this morning.

Temperatures near plus 6.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM ADT 28 May 2017
Tuesday Wind southeast 15 to 20 knots.
Wednesday Wind southerly 10 to 15 knots increasing to southerly 15 to 20.
Thursday Wind southerly 15 to 20 knots veering to westerly 20 to 25.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 27 May 2017 Today Tonight and Sunday 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 27 May 2017 Today Tonight and Sunday

Ice Edge

Ice edge estimated from Quebec near 5040N 5920W to Newfoundland near
5000N 5745W. Sea ice north of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Ice free.

Warnings

No watches or warnings in effect.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 3:00 AM ADT 28 May 2017 Today Tonight and Monday At 3:00 a.m. ADT today low 1007 mb located over southern Laurentian
Fan.
By 3:30 p.m. ADT today departing low 1008 mb located southeast of
Laurentian Fan.

At 8:00 p.m. ADT tonight ridge located from Labrador to Anticosti
Island.
By 8:00 p.m. ADT Monday ridge located on a line northwest-southeast
over Cabot Strait.

At 8:00 p.m. ADT Monday approaching low 1005 mb located near
Cape Cod.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 2:49 AM ADT 28 May 2017 A low pressure system over the southern half of Laurentian Fan will
eventually drift southeast of Laurentian Fan today. Strong winds
around the low will gradually diminish today as the low
Weakens.

Marine interests are advised that higher than normal water levels are
no longer expected.

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