Halifax Harbour and Approaches
Issued 03:00 AM AST 10 December 2022
Today Tonight and Sunday.
Wind northerly 20 knots with gusts to 30 in the Approaches. Wind diminishing to north 15 overnight and to light Sunday afternoon.
Scattered showers changing to scattered flurries this afternoon and ending overnight.
Temperatures plus 3 falling to minus 2 near midnight.
Strong wind warning program has ended for the season.
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Ice ForecastsIssued 10:00 AM EST 9 December 2022 Today Tonight and Saturday
Ice EdgeIce edge is outside the forecast region.
No watches or warnings in effect.
Technical Marine SynopsisIssued 3:00 AM AST 10 December 2022 Today Tonight and Sunday At 3:00 a.m. AST today departing trough located south of the
At 3:00 a.m. AST today quasi-stationary high 1050 mb located
Marine Weather StatementIssued 2:59 AM AST 10 December 2022 A trough of low pressure sits south of the marine district this
morning, bringing gale force northeasterlies to portions of the
southern marine district. Winds will diminish throughout the day as
the trough continues to move south. A ridge of high pressure over
Quebec is enhancing a northerly flow over the Gulf of St. Lawrence,
bringing gale force winds this morning. This will begin to weaken by
this afternoon as the aforementioned trough pulls away, weakening the
Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for
Lurcher, Browns Bank, Georges Bank, southwestern shore, LaHave Bank,
West Scotian Slope, Sable, East Scotian Slope, Northumberland Strait,
Gulf-Magdalen, and Chaleur-Miscou - eastern half.
Freezing spray warnings are in effect for Gulf-Magdalen,
Chaleur-Miscou - eastern half, and Anticosti.
Atlantic - Maritimes Area
- Anticosti - eastern half
- Anticosti - western half
- Bras d'Or Lakes
- Browns Bank
- Cabot Strait
- Chaleur - Miscou - eastern half
- Chaleur - Miscou - western half
- Eastern Shore
- East Coast
- 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
- 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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