Halifax Harbour and Approaches


Marine Forecast

Issued 08:00 PM ADT 24 May 2016

Tonight and Wednesday

Wind light becoming southwest 10 to 15 knots near noon Wednesday.

Chance of showers. Fog banks.

Low tonight plus 9. High Wednesday plus 14.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:30 PM ADT 24 May 2016
Thursday Wind southwest 10 to 15 knots.
Friday Wind northeast 10 to 15 knots veering to southeast 15.
Saturday Wind southeast 15 knots veering to southwest 15 to 20 late in the day.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 24 May 2016 Today Tonight and Wednesday Ice free.These are the last forecasts for the season. 

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 24 May 2016 Today Tonight and Wednesday

Ice Edge

Ice edge is outside the forecast region.

Ice Coverage

Ice free.

These are the last forecasts for the season.

No watches or warnings in effect.


Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 8:00 PM ADT 24 May 2016 Tonight and Wednesday At 8:00 p.m. ADT tonight low 1010 mb located south of Cape Cod.
By 9:00 a.m. ADT Wednesday dissipating low 1014 mb located over
the Gulf of Maine.

At 3:00 a.m. ADT Wednesday trough located over the St. Lawrence
By 8:00 p.m. ADT Wednesday trough located over northern New

At 10:00 a.m. ADT Thursday weakening low 1012 mb located near
Prince Edward Island.
By 8:00 p.m. ADT Thursday trough located over the Gulf of Maine
extending eastward.

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