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West Coast Haida Gwaii - southern half

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Marine Forecast

Issued 10:30 AM PST 29 November 2020

Today Tonight and Monday.

Gale warning in effect.

Wind south 35 to 45 knots diminishing to northwest 25 to 35 early this evening then becoming northwesterly 20 to 30 near midnight. Wind backing to southwesterly 15 to 25 early Monday morning then increasing to south 30 to 40 Monday afternoon.

Periods of rain.

Waves

Issued 04:00 AM PST 29 November 2020
Today Tonight and Monday. Seas 7 metres subsiding to 5 late this evening and to 4 Monday morning. Seas building to 5 Monday evening.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 AM PST 29 November 2020
Tuesday Wind southeast 45 to 55 knots.
Wednesday Wind southeast 45 to 55 knots diminishing to southeast 35 to 45.
Thursday Wind southwest 10 to 15 knots increasing to south 35 to 45.

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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 - southern half

Issued 10:30 AM PST 29 November 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 10:30 AM PST 29 November 2020 Today Tonight and Monday At 10:30 a.m. PST today frontal system located on a line
northeast-southwest over northern Haida Gwaii.
By 4:00 a.m. PST Monday departing frontal system located on a line
north-south over the southern Strait of Georgia.

At 1:00 p.m. PST Monday approaching frontal system located west
of Bowie.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 10:27 AM PST 29 November 2020 A frontal system will remain on a line northeast-southwest over
Southern Bowie today. The system will move southeastward to Hecate
Strait this evening then reach Vancouver Island by Monday morning.
Gale to storm force southerly winds over northern and central waters
ahead of the front will spread to southern waters this afternoon.
Winds will become strong to gale force northwesterlies in the wake of
the front.

Another frontal system will approach northern offshore waters Monday
afternoon. Ahead of the system, gale to storm force southerly winds
will develop over northern and central waters Monday afternoon and
evening.

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