Halifax Harbour and Approaches
Issued 03:30 PM AST 26 November 2022
Tonight and Sunday.
Gale warning in effect.
Wind northwest 25 to 35 knots with gusts to 45 ending late this afternoon. Wind diminishing to northwest 20 late this evening with gusts to 30 then diminishing to northwest 15 late overnight. Wind diminishing to light Sunday morning then becoming southwest 15 Sunday evening.
Rain Sunday afternoon and evening.
Low tonight zero. High Sunday plus 10.
Strong wind warning program has ended for the season.
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Ice ForecastsIssued 10:00 AM EST 26 November 2022 Today Tonight and Sunday
Ice EdgeIce edge is outside the forecast region.
Warnings (In effect)
Halifax Harbour and ApproachesIssued 3:30 PM AST 26 November 2022
'Gale' force winds of 34 to 47 knots are occurring or expected to occur in this marine area. Watch for updated statements. 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 AST 26 November 2022 Tonight and Sunday At 3:30 p.m. AST today deepening low 976 mb located over Banquereau.
By 3:00 a.m. AST Sunday low 964 mb located over southeastern
By 3:30 p.m. AST Sunday departing low 976 mb located southeast of
the Grand Banks.
At 10:00 a.m. AST Sunday ridge located on a line northeast-southwest
over the Maritimes.
By 3:00 a.m. AST Monday departing ridge located over the eastern
Marine Weather StatementIssued 3:13 PM AST 26 November 2022 A low pressure system over Banquereau this evening will continue to
deepen as it slowly tracks southeast overnight. Storm to hurricane
force winds are expected over eastern waters in the vicinity of the
Marine interests are advised that hurricane force wind warnings are
in effect for East Scotian Slope - eastern half and Laurentian Fan.
Storm warnings are in effect for West Scotian Slope, eastern shore,
Sable, East Scotian Slope - western half, Fourchu, Banquereau and
Northumberland Strait - eastern half. Gale warnings are in effect for
all remaining waters except Chaleur - Miscou - western half and
Higher than normal water levels are expected this evening in the Gulf
of St. Lawrence. A high water level warning is in effect for
Northumberland Strait, and a storm surge warning is in effect for
Antigonish County. There is also a threat of minor flooding and
overwash for parts of Northern Prince Edward Island, the Bay of
Chaleur and for northeast facing shorelines from the Acadian
Peninsula south to Kent County near high tide between 5:00 PM and
Outlook for the start of the Southwest Nova lobster fishery.
Lfa33: winds southwest 35 to 40 knots becoming west 25 near noon and
shifting to northwest 25 in the afternoon. Seas 1 to 2 metres
building to 3 metres in the morning.
Lfa34: winds southwest 35 knots shifting to west 25 by mid morning
then northwest 25 in the evening. Seas 1 to 2 metres building to 2 to
3 metres in the morning.
Lfa33: winds northwest 20 knots diminishing to 10 to 15 by noon then
light. Seas 2 metres diminishing to 1 metre near noon.
Lfa34: winds northwest 20 knots diminishing to 10 to 15 by noon then
light in the afternoon. Seas 1 to 2 metres diminishing to 1 late in
Lfa33: winds light increasing to south 15 in the afternoon and south
25 in the evening. Seas 1 metre increasing to 1 to 2 in the
Lfa34: winds light increasing to southerly 20 knots near noon and to
25 to 30 in the afternoon. Seas 1 metre.
Atlantic - Maritimes Area
- Bras d'Or Lakes
- Browns Bank
- Cabot Strait - northern half
- Cabot Strait - southern half
- Chaleur - Miscou - eastern half
- Chaleur - Miscou - western half
- Eastern Shore - eastern half
- Eastern Shore - western half
- East Coast - Cape St. Francis and south
- East Scotian Slope - eastern half
- East Scotian Slope - western half
- Georges Bank
- Grand Manan
- Gulf - Magdalen - northwestern half
- Gulf - Magdalen - southeastern half
- Gulf - Port au Port
- Halifax Harbour and Approaches
- LaHave Bank
- Laurentian Fan
- L'Isle-aux-Coudres to Tadoussac
- Northumberland Strait - eastern half
- Northumberland Strait - western half
- Pointe à Michel to Pointe-des-Monts
- Pointe-des-Monts to Anticosti - northern half
- Pointe-des-Monts to Anticosti - southern half
- Sable - eastern half
- Sable - western 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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