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Queen Charlotte Sound

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 09:30 PM PDT 30 October 2020

Tonight and Saturday.

Gale warning in effect.

Wind light increasing to south 15 knots after midnight and to south 25 early Saturday morning. Wind increasing to south 35 near noon Saturday except southeast 45 over eastern sections Saturday late in the day.

Rain Saturday.

Waves

Issued 04:00 PM PDT 30 October 2020
Today Tonight and Saturday. Seas 3 to 5 metres subsiding to 2 to 3 early this evening and to 1 to 2 late this evening. Seas building to 2 to 3 near noon Saturday and to 3 to 4 Saturday evening.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 PM PDT 30 October 2020
Sunday Wind southeast 35 knots increasing to south 50 late in the day.
Monday Wind south 50 knots diminishing to south 20.
Tuesday Wind south 20 knots increasing to south 35 to 45.

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Ice Conditions

There is no ice forecast issued for this area.

Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Gale warning in effect

Queen Charlotte Sound

Issued 9:30 PM PDT 30 October 2020

'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.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 9:30 PM PDT 30 October 2020 Tonight and Saturday At 9:30 p.m. PDT tonight ridge located west of Explorer.
By 4:00 a.m. PDT Saturday ridge located on a line north-south over
northern Vancouver Island.

At 4:00 a.m. PDT Saturday frontal system located west of Bowie.
By 4:00 p.m. PDT Saturday frontal system located over Haida Gwaii.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 9:30 PM PDT 30 October 2020 A frontal system will move onto Bowie on Saturday morning and reach
the North Coast in the evening. Winds will rise to gale force
southerly over the central and northern waters as the front
approaches.

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