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Marine Forecast

Issued 04:00 AM PDT 04 August 2021

Today Tonight and Thursday.

Wind south 15 to 20 knots increasing to southeast 20 to 30 late this morning except south 10 to 15 south of the Brooks Peninsula. Wind becoming south 10 to 20 near midnight then becoming northwest 10 to 20 Thursday morning. Wind becoming northwest 15 to 25 Thursday afternoon.

Showers this afternoon tonight and Thursday morning. Fog banks dissipating late this morning.

Waves

Issued 04:00 AM PDT 04 August 2021
Today Tonight and Thursday. Seas 1 to 2 metres building to 2 to 3 this morning then subsiding to 2 Thursday afternoon.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 AM PDT 04 August 2021
Friday Wind northwest 10 to 20 knots backing to southwest 10 to 15 in the morning then increasing to southeast 15 to 25 late in the day.
Saturday Wind southeast 15 to 25 knots becoming west 20.
Sunday Wind northwest 15 to 25 knots.

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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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Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 4:00 AM PDT 4 August 2021 Today Tonight and Thursday At 4:00 a.m. PDT today ridge located over northern Vancouver Island.
By 4:00 a.m. PDT Thursday weakening ridge located over southern
Vancouver Island.

At 4:00 a.m. PDT today low 1001 mb located over northwestern Bowie.
By 4:00 p.m. PDT Thursday low 1006 mb located over northern Bowie.

At 4:00 a.m. PDT today frontal system located over Haida Gwaii.
By 4:00 a.m. PDT Thursday weakening frontal system located over
Cape Scott extending southwestward.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 3:50 AM PDT 4 August 2021 A ridge of high pressure over Northern Vancouver Island and strong
daytime heating over the BC Interior are producing strong to gale
force inflow winds through Juan de Fuca Strait every day in the late
afternoon and evening. Winds will then ease to moderate to strong by
early morning.

A front over Haida Gwaii is producing strong to gale force southerly
winds over the northern waters. Winds will ease to moderate to strong
southwesterly as the front moves to Central Coast this evening.

A low offshore will spread westerly gales to Northern Bowie tonight.
Winds will ease to strong early Thursday as the low weakens.

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