Queen Charlotte Sound

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 10:30 AM PDT 21 September 2017

Today Tonight and Friday.

Wind northwest 15 to 25 knots diminishing to northwest 5 to 15 Friday morning.

Waves

Issued 04:00 AM PDT 21 September 2017
Today Tonight and Friday. Seas 2 to 3 metres subsiding to 1 to 2 early this evening and to 1 Friday evening.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 AM PDT 21 September 2017
Saturday Wind westerly 10 to 20 knots.
Sunday Wind southwest 10 to 20 knots increasing to southeast 25 to 35 late in the day.
Monday Wind southeast 25 to 35 knots diminishing to northwest 10 to 20 late in the day.

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Map of Pacific - North Coast marine weather areas Middle Nomad - 46004 South Nomad - 46036 Dixon Entrance Central - 46145 South Moresby - 46147 Nanakwa Shoal - 46181 North Hecate Strait - 46183 North Nomad - 46184 South Hecate Strait - 46185 West Sea Otter - 46204 West Dixon Entrance - 46205 East Dellwood - 46207 West Moresby - 46208 Sartine Island Cape St.James Kindakun Rocks Langara Island Masset Municipal Airport Rose Spit Sandspit Airport Bella Bella Airport Bella Coola Airport Cathedral Point Cumshewa Island Grey Islet Holland Rock Lucy Islands Lightstation Prince Rupert Airport Bonilla Island
Ice Conditions

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Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 10:30 AM PDT 21 September 2017 Today Tonight and Friday At 10:30 a.m. PDT today dissipating trough located over the
South Coast.

At 10:30 a.m. PDT today building ridge located west of Bowie.
By 11:00 p.m. PDT tonight ridge located on a line
northeast-southwest over Langara.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 10:04 AM PDT 21 September 2017 A ridge of high pressure building over the offshore waters is
spreading strong to gale force northerly winds west and north of
Vancouver Island. The ridge will gradually move onto Haida Gwaii
overnight and the northwest winds will ease to moderate to
Strong for most BC waters.

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