Hecate Strait - southern half
Issued 04:00 AM PDT 26 May 2022
Today Tonight and Friday.
Wind southeasterly 5 to 15 knots backing to northeasterly 10 to 20 late this afternoon then veering to southeast 15 to 25 overnight. Wind increasing to southeast 30 Friday afternoon then diminishing to southeast 10 to 20 Friday evening.
Periods of rain tonight and Friday.
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There is no ice forecast issued for this area.
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Technical Marine SynopsisIssued 4:00 AM PDT 26 May 2022 Today Tonight and Friday At 11:00 a.m. PDT today low located west of Explorer.
By 11:00 a.m. PDT Friday weakening low located over western Queen
Marine Weather StatementIssued 3:55 AM PDT 26 May 2022 A low pressure centre will approach Explorer this afternoon then
cross the region tonight. The low will anchor over Western Queen
Charlotte Sound on Friday and gradually weaken through the day.
Southeast gales near the headlands of Vancouver Island and southwest
marginal gales over Southern Explorer are expected to develop late
this afternoon. Southeast gales will spread over eastern sections of
Queen Charlotte Sound early Friday morning.
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