Halifax Harbour and Approaches
Issued 10:00 AM ADT 25 May 2018
Today Tonight and Saturday.
Strong wind warning in effect.
Wind southwest 25 knots diminishing to light this evening then becoming north 15 Saturday evening.
A few showers ending this afternoon. A few showers overnight and Saturday morning.
High today plus 17. Low tonight plus 11. High Saturday plus 19.
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Ice ForecastsIssued 10:00 AM EDT 25 May 2018 Today Tonight and Saturday
Ice EdgeIce edge estimated from Quebec near 5125N 5740W to Newfoundland near
5045N 5705W. Sea ice north of the ice edge.
Warnings (In effect)
Halifax Harbour and ApproachesIssued 10:00 AM ADT 25 May 2018
'Strong' winds of 20 to 33 knots are occurring or expected to occur in this marine area. Please refer to the latest marine forecasts for further details and continue to monitor the situation through Canadian Coast Guard radio or Weatheradio stations.
Technical Marine SynopsisIssued 10:00 AM ADT 25 May 2018 Today Tonight and Saturday At 10:00 a.m. ADT today trough located on a line northwest-southeast
over the Gulf of St. Lawrence.
By 3:00 a.m. ADT Saturday low 1000 mb located over Prince Edward
At 3:30 p.m. ADT Saturday low 1001 mb located over the Avalon
Marine Weather StatementIssued 10:01 AM ADT 25 May 2018 A trough of low pressure will drift across the Gulf of St. Lawrence
today. Increasing southwesterly winds will reach strong to gale force
over southern waters this afternoon ahead of the trough. Winds will
gradually diminish on Saturday as an area of low pressure develops
within the trough and then moves eastward towards Newfoundland.
Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for
West Scotian Slope, East Scotian Slope, Banquereau and Laurentian
Atlantic - Maritimes Area
- Anticosti - eastern half
- Anticosti - western half
- Bras d'Or Lakes
- Browns Bank
- Cabot Strait - northern half
- Cabot Strait - southern half
- Chaleur - Miscou
- Eastern Shore
- East Coast - Cape St. Francis and south
- East Scotian Slope
- Georges Bank
- Grand Manan
- Gulf - Magdalen - eastern half
- Gulf - Magdalen - western half
- Gulf - Port au Port
- Halifax Harbour and Approaches
- LaHave Bank
- Laurentian Fan
- L'Isle-aux-Coudres to Tadoussac
- Northumberland Strait - eastern half
- Northumberland Strait - western half
- Pointe à Michel to Pointe-des-Monts
- Pointe-des-Monts to Anticosti - northern half
- Pointe-des-Monts to Anticosti - southern half
- Southeastern Grand Banks
- Southwestern Grand Banks
- Southwestern Shore
- Southwest Coast
- South Coast
- Tadoussac to Pointe à Michel
- West Scotian Slope
- Arctic - Eastern Arctic
- Arctic - Western Arctic
- Atlantic - Labrador
- Atlantic - Maritimes
- Atlantic - Newfoundland
- Great Lakes - Lake Erie and Lake Ontario
- Great Lakes - Lake Huron
- Great Lakes - Lake Superior
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