Halifax Harbour and Approaches

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM AST 05 December 2016

Today Tonight and Tuesday

Wind northwest 15 knots diminishing to light late this morning then becoming northwest 15 Tuesday morning. Wind diminishing to light Tuesday afternoon.

Temperatures near zero.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM AST 05 December 2016
Wednesday Wind northwest 15 knots diminishing to light in the morning.
Thursday Wind west 20 to 25 knots.
Friday Wind northwest 15 knots increasing to northwest 25 late in the day.

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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 25 May 2016 Forecasts have ended for the season.
Warnings

No watches or warnings in effect.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 3:00 AM AST 5 December 2016 Today Tonight and Tuesday At 3:00 a.m. AST today ridge located on a line north-south over
New England.
By 8:00 p.m. AST tonight ridge located on a line north-south over
the Marine District.

At 3:30 p.m. AST today trough located west of the Marine District.
By 11:00 p.m. AST tonight trough located over the western Marine
District.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 7:46 PM AST 4 December 2016 A cold strong northerly air flow across the Maritimes is forecast to
diminish tonight and Monday as a ridge of high pressure builds in
from the west.

Marine interests are advised that a freezing spray warning is in
effect for Anticosti for tonight.

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