Halifax Harbour and Approaches


Marine Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM AST 01 December 2015

Today Tonight and Wednesday

Wind light becoming southwest 10 to 15 knots this evening then becoming variable 10 to 15 Wednesday afternoon. Wind becoming west 10 to 15 Wednesday evening.

Periods of rain and fog patches beginning late overnight.

Temperatures plus 1 rising to plus 9 Wednesday morning.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM AST 01 December 2015
Thursday Wind variable 15 to 20 knots increasing to northwest 35 in the afternoon.
Friday Wind light increasing to southwest 15 to 20 knots.
Saturday Wind north 15 knots diminishing to light.

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Ice Forecasts

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 26 May 2015 Forecasts have ended for the season.

No watches or warnings in effect.


Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 10:00 AM AST 1 December 2015 Today Tonight and Wednesday At 10:00 a.m. AST today ridge located on a line east-west over
the southern Marine District.
By 8:00 p.m. AST tonight departing ridge located southeast of the
Marine District.

At 8:00 p.m. AST tonight low 1014 mb located near Long Island.
By 2:00 p.m. AST Wednesday low mb located over Halifax.

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