Halifax Harbour and Approaches


Marine Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM ADT 24 September 2017

Today Tonight and Monday.

Wind light becoming southerly 10 to 15 knots this afternoon then becoming light late this evening. Wind light Monday.

Fog patches dissipating this morning. Fog patches forming this evening and dissipating Monday morning.

High today plus 22. Low tonight plus 17. High Monday plus 22.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM ADT 24 September 2017
Tuesday Wind southwest 15 to 20 knots.
Wednesday Wind light increasing to easterly 15 to 20 knots.
Thursday Wind southwest 20 to 25 knots.

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Ice Forecasts

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 20 June 2017 Forecasts have ended for the season.

No watches or warnings in effect.


Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 3:00 AM ADT 24 September 2017 Today Tonight and Monday At 3:00 a.m. ADT today departing low located northeast of

At 8:00 p.m. ADT tonight approaching high located over the
northeastern United States.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 2:47 AM ADT 24 September 2017 At 12 AM ADT tropical storm Lee was located near 31.9 north, 50.1
west. Lee was nearly stationary. Maximum sustained winds were 45
knots and the central pressure was 1003 millibars.

Lee is intensifying and is forecast to become a hurricane by 9 PM
this evening. Lee will not affect the marine district of Atlantic

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