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West Coast Haida Gwaii - northern half

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 10:30 AM PST 22 February 2024

Today Tonight and Friday.

Gale warning in effect.

Wind southwest 15 to 20 knots increasing to southwest 20 to 30 early this afternoon and to southwest 30 to 35 late this evening. Wind diminishing to west 25 to 30 after midnight and to west 10 to 20 Friday morning. Wind backing to southwest 15 to 25 Friday evening.

Showers tonight and Friday.

Waves

Issued 04:00 AM PST 22 February 2024
Today Tonight and Friday. Seas 2 to 3 metres building to 3 to 4 this evening.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 AM PST 22 February 2024
Saturday Wind west 20 to 25 knots increasing to west 30 in the morning.
Sunday Wind west 20 to 30 knots increasing to northwest 30 to 35.
Monday Wind northwest 30 to 35 knots diminishing to light 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 Bonilla Island Cathedral Point Cumshewa Island Grey Islet Holland Rock Lucy Islands Lightstation Prince Rupert Airport
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Gale warning in effect

West Coast Haida Gwaii - northern half

Issued 10:30 AM PST 22 February 2024

'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 10:30 AM PST 22 February 2024 Today Tonight and Friday At 10:30 a.m. PST today ridge located on a line east-west over
southern Bowie.
By 4:00 a.m. PST Friday ridge located on a line east-west over
northern Explorer.

At 10:30 a.m. PST today weakening low located over western
Vancouver Island.

At 4:00 p.m. PST today frontal system located over the Alaska
panhandle.
By 10:30 a.m. PST Friday cold front located on a line east-west
over southern Hecate Strait.

At 4:00 p.m. PST Friday frontal system located over Bowie.
By 4:00 a.m. PST Saturday frontal system located from Bowie to
Hecate Strait.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 10:29 AM PST 22 February 2024 Near midnight, a cold front will give a few hours of gale force
southerwesterlies to extreme northern waters.

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