Halifax Harbour and Approaches
Issued 03:00 AM AST 25 January 2022
Today Tonight and Wednesday.
Wind light increasing to southerly 20 knots this morning then veering to southwest 10 to 15 early this evening. Wind diminishing to light overnight then becoming north 15 Wednesday morning. Wind diminishing to light Wednesday afternoon then becoming north 15 Wednesday evening.
Periods of snow this morning changing to rain and ending this evening.
Temperatures minus 4 rising to plus 3 this afternoon then falling to minus 6 Wednesday morning.
Strong wind warning program has ended for the season.
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Ice ForecastsIssued 10:00 AM EST 24 January 2022 Today Tonight and Tuesday
Ice EdgeFirst ice edge estimated from New Brunswick near 4525N 6524W to Nova
Scotia near 4504N 6501W. Sea ice northeast of the ice edge.
Second ice edge estimated from Nova Scotia near 4359N 6440W to 4500N
6045W to 4615N 5915W to 4755N 6125W to 4715N 6300W to 4830N 6200W to
5000N 5900W to 4725N 5945W to Newfoundland near 4724N 5537W. Sea ice
west then south then west then northeast of the ice edge.
Open water except 2 tenths new ice along parts of the coast.
No watches or warnings in effect.
Technical Marine SynopsisIssued 3:00 AM AST 25 January 2022 Today Tonight and Wednesday By 3:00 a.m. AST today departing low 1000 mb located over eastern
At 3:00 a.m. AST today low 1012 mb located over the Gulf of Maine.
By 8:00 p.m. AST tonight low 1011 mb located near Anticosti Island.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 2:40 AM AST 25 January 2022 An intensifying low pressure system will move though the Bay of Fundy
today and into the Gulf of St Lawrence tonight. Strong to gale force
southerly winds ahead of the low will become strong northwesterlies
A gale warning is in effect for eastern shore - eastern half, Sable -
eastern half, Fourchu, Banquereau, Laurentian Fan and Cabot Strait.
A freezing spray warning is in effect for Anticosti.
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 half
- Chaleur - Miscou - western half
- Eastern Shore - eastern half
- Eastern Shore - western half
- 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 - eastern half
- Northumberland Strait - western half
- 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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