Hecate Strait - southern half
Issued 10:30 AM PDT 03 October 2023
Today Tonight and Wednesday.
Gale warning in effect.
Wind southerly 25 to 35 knots becoming west 25 this afternoon then veering to northwest 15 to 20 this evening. Wind diminishing to light late overnight then becoming southeast 5 to 15 Wednesday evening.
Rain ending this evening. Fog patches dissipating near midnight.
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There is no ice forecast issued for this area.
Warnings (In effect)
Hecate Strait - southern halfIssued 10:30 AM PDT 03 October 2023
'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 10:30 AM PDT 3 October 2023 Today Tonight and Wednesday At 10:30 a.m. PDT today weakening ridge located from Explorer to
At 10:30 a.m. PDT today trough located west of Haida Gwaii.
By 4:00 p.m. PDT today departing trough located over the Central
By 4:00 a.m. PDT Wednesday approaching frontal system located west
Marine Weather StatementIssued 10:18 AM PDT 3 October 2023 A trough of low pressure will track across Haida Gwaii late this
morning and onto the coast this afternoon. Ahead of the trough,
southerly gales will develop over Dixon Entrance - east and Hecate
Strait later this morning and then shift to strong westerlies in the
Pacific - North Coast Area
- Bowie - northern half
- Bowie - southern half
- Central Coast from McInnes Island to Pine Island
- Dixon Entrance East
- Dixon Entrance West - east of Langara
- Dixon Entrance West - west of Langara
- Douglas Channel
- Explorer - northwestern half
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- Atlantic - Maritimes
- Atlantic - Newfoundland
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