Halifax Harbour and Approaches
Issued 08:00 PM ADT 16 May 2022
Tonight and Tuesday.
Strong wind warning in effect.
Wind light increasing to southerly 15 to 20 knots Tuesday morning then veering to southwest 20 to 25 Tuesday afternoon.
Showers overnight and Tuesday with a risk of thunderstorms. Fog patches tonight and fog patches retreating to the approaches Tuesday morning.
Low tonight plus 8. High Tuesday plus 13.
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Ice ForecastsIssued 10:00 AM EDT 16 May 2022 Today Tonight and Tuesday
Ice EdgeIce edge estimated from Quebec near 5011N 6116W to 4929N 6045W to
Newfoundland near 5035N 5723W. Sea ice north of the ice edge.
Warnings (In effect)
Halifax Harbour and ApproachesIssued 8:00 PM ADT 16 May 2022
'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 8:00 PM ADT 16 May 2022 Tonight and Tuesday At 8:00 p.m. ADT tonight trough located on a line
northwest-southeast over the central Marine District.
By 3:00 a.m. ADT Tuesday quasi-stationary trough located on a line
northwest-southeast over the eastern Marine District.
At 8:00 p.m. ADT tonight intensifying low 995 mb located east of
the Great Lakes.
By 3:30 p.m. ADT Tuesday low 987 mb located over the St. Lawrence
Marine Weather StatementIssued 7:27 PM ADT 16 May 2022 Gale force east to southeasterly winds will develop Tuesday afternoon
over some northern waters ahead of an intensifying low over Quebec.
Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for
Cabot Strait - northern half, Gulf-Magdalen - northeastern half and
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 - eastern half
- Eastern Shore - western half
- East Coast
- East Scotian Slope - eastern half
- East Scotian Slope - western half
- Georges Bank
- Grand Manan
- Gulf - Magdalen - northeastern half
- Gulf - Magdalen - southwestern half
- 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
- 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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