Hecate Strait - southern half
Issued 10:30 AM PST 05 December 2023
Today Tonight and Wednesday.
Gale warning in effect.
Wind southwest 25 to 35 knots becoming southwest 25 this afternoon then diminishing to southwest 15 late overnight. Wind southwest 5 to 15 Wednesday.
Showers. Risk of thunderstorms today and Wednesday.
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There is no ice forecast issued for this area.
Warnings (In effect)
Hecate Strait - southern halfIssued 10:30 AM PST 05 December 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 PST 5 December 2023 Today Tonight and Wednesday At 10:30 a.m. PST today low located northwest of Bowie.
By 4:00 a.m. PST Wednesday weakening low located over the Gulf
At midnight PST tonight building ridge located over Vancouver
Marine Weather StatementIssued 10:09 AM PST 5 December 2023 Gale force southwesterlies will continue over the northern and
central waters today as a low passes to the northwest of Bowie. Winds
will diminish through the day and tonight as the low weakens and
moves away from the region.
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