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Marine Forecast

Issued 04:00 PM PST 08 December 2019

Tonight and Monday.

Gale warning in effect.

Wind southeast 10 to 20 knots becoming southeast 15 to 25 this evening then increasing to southeast 30 to 40 late Monday morning.

Waves

Issued 04:00 PM PST 08 December 2019
Today Tonight and Monday. Seas 2 metres building to 3 after midnight.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 PM PST 08 December 2019
Tuesday Wind southeast 35 to 45 knots diminishing to southeast 25 to 35 late in the day.
Wednesday Wind southeast 40 to 50 knots diminishing to southwest 15 to 25 late in the day.
Thursday Wind southeast 35 to 45 knots diminishing to west 15 to 25 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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Warnings

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Gale warning in effect

West Coast Vancouver Island North

Issued 9:30 PM PST 08 December 2019

'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 PST 8 December 2019 Tonight and Monday At 9:30 p.m. PST tonight frontal system located off Bowie.
By 10:30 a.m. PST Tuesday weakening frontal system located on a
line north-south over the Mainland Coast.

At 4:00 p.m. PST Tuesday frontal system located off Bowie.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 9:04 PM PST 8 December 2019 An approaching frontal system will track across the offshore waters
Monday night and weaken over Hecate Strait midday Tuesday. Ahead of
the front, gale force southerlies will develop over Bowie tonight and
spread to central and northern waters Monday morning. In its wake the
winds will shift to moderate to strong southwesterly.

On Tuesday afternoon, southeast gales will develop over Bowie as
another frontal system approaches.

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