Halifax Harbour and Approaches
Issued 03:30 PM ADT 06 August 2020
Tonight and Friday.
Strong wind warning in effect.
Wind southwest 15 to 20 knots becoming southwest 20 late this afternoon then diminishing to west 15 late this evening. Wind backing to southwest 10 to 15 Friday morning then increasing to southwest 15 to 20 Friday afternoon.
Low tonight plus 18. High Friday plus 26.
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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 06 August 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 6 August 2020 Tonight and Friday At 3:30 p.m. ADT today low 998 mb located over western Labrador.
By 10:00 a.m. ADT Friday departing low 999 mb located east of
At 3:30 p.m. ADT today ridge located over the Great Lakes.
By 8:00 p.m. ADT Friday ridge located on a line northwest-southeast
Marine Weather StatementIssued 3:21 PM ADT 6 August 2020 A low pressure system will continue to move across Labrador this
afternoon and tonight. Gale force westerlies over the western
Half of Anticosti will persist into tonight before diminishing below
gale force early Friday morning.
Marine interests are advised that a gale warning is in effect for
Atlantic - Maritimes Area
- Anticosti - eastern half
- Anticosti - western half
- Bras d'Or Lakes
- Browns Bank
- Cabot Strait - northern half
- Cabot Strait - southern half
- 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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