Halifax Harbour and Approaches

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Marine Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM ADT 24 June 2018

Today Tonight and Monday.

Strong wind warning in effect.

Wind light becoming southwest 15 knots this morning then diminishing to light early this evening. Wind increasing to northeast 15 Monday morning and to north 20 Monday afternoon.

Showers or drizzle ending this afternoon. Periods of rain and fog patches beginning Monday morning. Fog patches dissipating this evening.

Temperatures plus 10 rising to plus 16 this afternoon then falling to plus 11 Monday morning.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM ADT 24 June 2018
Tuesday Wind northerly 15 to 20 knots backing to west 15 to 20 late in the day.
Wednesday Wind southwest 15 to 20 knots.
Thursday Wind southwest 20 knots backing to southerly 25.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 26 May 2018 Forecasts available to mariners upon request. 

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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 Île aux Perroquets Île Rouge Longue-Pointe-de-Mingan Sept-Îles Airport Pointe-des-Monts Pointe-Noire Cap-d'Espoir Rivière-la-Madeleine Gaspé Airport Heath Point Îles de la Madeleine Airport La Pocatière Mont-Joli Airport New Carlisle Pointe-au-Père Port Menier Île Bicquette Cap-Chat Bas Caraquet Bathurst Airport Bouctouche AAFC Charlo Miramichi Fundy Park (Alma) Grand Manan Kouchibouguac Miscou Island Greater Moncton Roméo LeBlanc Int'l Airport Point Lepreau Saint John Airport St. Stephen Baccaro Point Beaver Island Brier Island Caribou Point Debert Eskasoni (First Nations) 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
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Ice Forecasts

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 26 May 2018

Ice Edge

Ice edge is outside the forecast region.

Ice Coverage

Forecasts available to mariners upon request.

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Strong wind warning in effect

Halifax Harbour and Approaches

Issued 03:00 AM ADT 24 June 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.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 3:00 AM ADT 24 June 2018 Today Tonight and Monday At 3:00 a.m. ADT today trough located over the northern Gulf of
St. Lawrence.
By 8:00 p.m. ADT tonight merging trough located over Banquereau.

At 10:00 a.m. ADT Monday low 1007 mb located over the southwestern
Marine District.
By 8:00 p.m. ADT Monday low 1004 mb located over East Scotian Slope.

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