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Halifax Harbour and Approaches

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Marine Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM ADT 16 October 2021

Today Tonight and Sunday.

Strong wind warning in effect.

Wind light increasing to south 10 to 15 knots this evening and to south 15 to 20 late overnight. Wind increasing to south 25 Sunday morning then diminishing to west 15 Sunday evening.

Showers and fog patches Sunday late in the day with a risk of thunderstorms.

Temperatures near plus 16.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM ADT 16 October 2021
Monday Wind southeast 25 knots diminishing to west 15 in the morning.
Tuesday Wind northwest 10 to 15 knots increasing to northwest 15 to 20.
Wednesday Wind northwest 20 knots.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 25 April 2021 Forecasts available to mariners upon request. 

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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 West Bay of Fundy - 44490 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 Branch Hill Wreckhouse
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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 25 April 2021

Ice Coverage

Forecasts available to mariners upon request.

Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Strong wind warning in effect

Halifax Harbour and Approaches

Issued 10:00 AM ADT 16 October 2021

'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 10:00 AM ADT 16 October 2021 Today Tonight and Sunday At 10:00 a.m. ADT today ridge located over the central Marine
District.
By 3:00 a.m. ADT Sunday departing ridge located over the eastern
Marine District.

At 8:00 p.m. ADT tonight trough located on a line north-south over
New England.
By 3:30 p.m. ADT Sunday trough located from the Gaspe Peninsula
to Georges Bank.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 9:45 AM ADT 16 October 2021 A trough of low pressure will cross the marine district from west to
east on Sunday into Monday. Strong to gale force southeasterlies will
develop ahead of it beginning tonight.

Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for
Gulf - Magdalen - western half and Anticosti - western half.

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