Halifax Harbour and Approaches
Issued 08:00 PM AST 17 December 2017
Tonight and Monday.
Wind northwest 15 to 20 knots diminishing to northwest 10 to 15 after midnight and to light Monday morning.
Flurries beginning Monday evening.
Temperatures near minus 7.
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Ice ForecastsIssued 1:49 PM EST 17 December 2017 Today Tonight and Monday
Ice EdgeThird ice edge estimated from Quebec near 4625N 6235W to 4640N 6345W
to 4705N 6350W to 4710N 6450W to 4750N 6420W to 4845N 6405W to
Prince Edward Island near 4850N 6415W. Sea ice south of the ice
No watches or warnings in effect.
Technical Marine SynopsisIssued 8:00 PM AST 17 December 2017 Tonight and Monday At 8:00 p.m. AST tonight departing low 960 mb located east of
At 8:00 p.m. AST tonight ridge located west of the Marine District.
By 10:00 a.m. AST Monday ridge located over the Maritimes.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 7:42 PM AST 17 December 2017 An intense low pressure system east of Labrador. Strong to gale force
northwesterlies are subsiding this evening and overnight as a ridge
of high pressure approaches the district from the west.
Marine interests are advised that a gale warning is in effect for
Marine interests are also advised that freezing spray warnings are in
effect for Fundy, Grand Manan, Lurcher, southwestern shore, eastern
shore, Sable, Fourchu, Cabot Strait and all Gulf of St. Lawrence
Atlantic - Maritimes Area
- Bras d'Or Lakes
- Browns Bank
- Cabot Strait
- Chaleur - Miscou
- Eastern Shore
- East Coast - Cape St. Francis and south
- 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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