Halifax Harbour and Approaches
Issued 10:00 AM ADT 23 April 2021
Today Tonight and Saturday.
Gale warning in effect.
Wind southwest 25 to 35 knots diminishing to west 20 this afternoon with gusts to 30 in the Approaches. Wind diminishing to west 10 to 15 this evening then increasing to west 15 to 20 early Saturday morning. Wind veering to northwest 20 Saturday afternoon then diminishing to light Saturday evening.
Temperatures plus 5 rising to plus 12 Saturday afternoon then falling to plus 7 Saturday evening.
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Ice ForecastsIssued 10:00 AM EDT 23 April 2021 Today Tonight and Saturday
Ice EdgeIce edge is outside the forecast region.
Warnings (In effect)
Halifax Harbour and ApproachesIssued 10:00 AM ADT 23 April 2021
'Gale' force winds of 34 to 47 knots are occurring or expected to occur in this marine area. Watch for updated statements. 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 10:00 AM ADT 23 April 2021 Today Tonight and Saturday At 10:00 a.m. ADT today low 980 mb located over the Gaspe Peninsula.
By 10:00 a.m. ADT Saturday low 992 mb located over the Quebec
Lower North Shore.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 9:53 AM ADT 23 April 2021 A low pressure system over the Gaspé Peninsula will slowly move to
lie northeast of Anticosti Island this evening and will move
northeast of the marine district on Saturday. Strong to gale force
southwesterlies will gradually diminish tonight and Saturday.
Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for all
waters except Fundy, East Scotian Slope, Banquereau - southeastern
half, Laurentian Fan and Anticosti - western half.
Atlantic - Maritimes Area
- Anticosti - eastern half
- Anticosti - western half
- Banquereau - northwestern half
- Banquereau - southeastern half
- Bras d'Or Lakes
- Browns Bank
- Cabot Strait
- Chaleur - Miscou - eastern half
- Chaleur - Miscou - western half
- 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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