Halifax Harbour and Approaches

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM AST 18 November 2018

Today Tonight and Monday.

Wind light becoming northwest 15 knots early this morning then diminishing to light this afternoon. Wind increasing to southerly 10 to 15 near noon Monday and to southerly 15 to 20 Monday evening.

Periods of rain beginning Monday evening.

Temperatures zero rising to plus 7 Monday afternoon.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM AST 18 November 2018
Tuesday Wind northerly 10 to 15 knots veering to northeast 20 late in the day.
Wednesday Wind northerly 20 knots backing to westerly 20.
Thursday Wind northwest 35 knots.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EST 17 November 2018 Today Tonight and Sunday Ice free. 

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Map of Atlantic - Maritimes marine weather areas East Scotia Slope - 44137 Banquereau - 44139 LaHave Bank - 44150 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 Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 10:00 AM EST 17 November 2018 Today Tonight and Sunday

Ice Edge

First ice edge estimated from New Brunswick near 4640N 6445W to
4645N 6440W to New Brunswick near 4735N 6450W. Sea ice west of the
ice edge.

Second ice edge estimated from New Brunswick near 4740N 6535W to
4755N 6540W to 4805N 6610W to Quebec near 4805N 6545W. Sea ice west
of the ice edge.

Third ice edge estimated from Quebec near 4855N 6715W to 4900N 6735W
to Quebec near 4920N 6725W. Sea ice west of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Ice free.

Warnings

No watches or warnings in effect.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 3:00 AM AST 18 November 2018 Today Tonight and Monday At 3:00 a.m. AST today ridge located on a line north-south over
the Great Lakes.
By 10:00 a.m. AST Monday departing ridge located on a line
northwest-southeast over Newfoundland.

At 10:00 a.m. AST Monday trough located on a line
northeast-southwest over the Gulf of Maine.
By 8:00 p.m. AST Monday trough located on a line northeast-southwest
over Nova Scotia.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 2:37 AM AST 18 November 2018 Gale warnings that were previously in effect for Banquereau and
Laurentian Fan have now been ended.

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