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Halifax Harbour and Approaches

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 08:00 PM ADT 28 May 2024

Tonight and Wednesday.

Strong wind warning in effect.

Wind southerly 20 to 25 knots diminishing to southwest 15 late this evening and to light Wednesday afternoon.

Periods of drizzle this evening. Fog patches dissipating Wednesday morning.

Low tonight plus 9. High Wednesday plus 17.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:30 PM ADT 28 May 2024
Thursday Wind variable 10 to 15 knots.
Friday Wind light.
Saturday Wind light.

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Map of Atlantic - Maritimes marine weather areas East Scotia Slope - 44137 Banquereau - 44139 LaHave Bank - 44150 Halifax Harbour - 44258 East Chedabucto Bay – 44488 West Chedabucto Bay – 44489 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 Charlo Miramichi Fundy Park (Alma) Grand Manan Kouchibouguac 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 Branch Hill Wreckhouse
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Ice Forecasts

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 5 May 2024 Forecasts have ended for the season.
Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Strong wind warning in effect

Halifax Harbour and Approaches

Issued 8:00 PM ADT 28 May 2024

'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 8:00 PM ADT 28 May 2024 Tonight and Wednesday At 8:00 p.m. ADT tonight trough located on a line north-south over
the western Marine District.
By 3:30 p.m. ADT Wednesday trough located on a line north-south
over the central Marine District.

At 8:00 p.m. ADT Wednesday departing trough located from
Newfoundland to Laurentian Fan.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 7:54 PM ADT 28 May 2024 A trough of low pressure will move through the marine district from
the west to lie over the eastern marine district by Wednesday
morning. Strong to gale force southerlies are expected ahead of this
trough.

Mariners are advised that gale warnings are in effect for Cabot
Strait, Gulf - Magdalen and Anticosti - eastern half.

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