Halifax Harbour and Approaches
Issued 03:30 PM ADT 31 October 2020
Tonight and Sunday.
Strong wind warning in effect.
Wind northwest 10 to 15 knots diminishing to light this evening then increasing to southwest 15 to 20 Sunday morning. Wind backing to south 25 Sunday evening.
Rain Sunday evening.
Temperatures plus 4 rising to plus 13 Sunday evening.
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Ice ForecastsIssued 10:00 AM EDT 25 May 2020
Forecasts available to mariners upon request.
Warnings (In effect)
Halifax Harbour and ApproachesIssued 3:30 PM ADT 31 October 2020
'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 3:30 PM ADT 31 October 2020 Tonight and Sunday At 3:30 p.m. ADT today ridge located over New England.
By 10:00 a.m. AST Sunday departing ridge located over the
southeastern Marine District.
At 8:00 p.m. ADT tonight low 993 mb located over northwestern
By 8:00 p.m. AST Sunday approaching low 998 mb located over
Marine Weather StatementIssued 3:12 PM ADT 31 October 2020 Generally strong northwesterlies still affecting most eastern and
northern waters will gradually diminish tonight as a ridge of high
pressure approaching from the west moves in over the southern
A low pressure system approaching from the west on Sunday will
Bring strong to gale force southerly winds to westernmost waters
By Sunday evening. Those southerly gales will most likely spread
To the remainder of the district on Sunday night and into Monday.
Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for
Grand Manan, Lurcher, and Browns Bank.
Atlantic - Maritimes Area
- 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
- 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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