Halifax Harbour and Approaches
Issued 10:00 AM ADT 25 August 2019
Today Tonight and Monday.
Wind northeast 10 to 15 knots veering to southeasterly 10 to 15 this afternoon then backing to northeast 10 to 15 late overnight. Wind increasing to northeast 15 to 20 Monday afternoon with gusts to 25 in the Approaches Monday late in the day.
Rain beginning near noon Monday.
High today plus 19. Low tonight plus 13. High Monday plus 18.
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Ice ForecastsIssued 10:00 AM EDT 2 June 2019 Forecasts have ended for the season.
No watches or warnings in effect.
Technical Marine SynopsisIssued 10:00 AM ADT 25 August 2019 Today Tonight and Monday At 10:00 a.m. ADT today quasi-stationary ridge located on a line
east-west over the Maritimes.
At 10:00 a.m. ADT today low 1014 mb located south of West Scotian
By 8:00 p.m. ADT Monday low 1005 mb located over East Scotian Slope.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 9:53 AM ADT 25 August 2019 A low pressure system south of the slope waters will remain nearly
stationary today, then begin to move slowly northward tonight to lie
over East Scotian Slope by Monday evening. Moderate to strong
northeasterlies will persist over southern waters today, then
intensify to strong to gale force easterlies on Monday as the low
approaches. There is some uncertainty in the track and intensity of
this system, and it is possible that gales will reach further to the
north and west by Monday evening than currently forecast.
Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for
Sable, East Scotian Slope, and Laurentian Fan.
Atlantic - Maritimes Area
- Banquereau - northern half
- Banquereau - southern half
- 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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