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Queen Charlotte Sound - western half


Marine Forecast

Issued 04:00 PM PDT 22 April 2024

Tonight and Tuesday.

Wind southeast 10 to 20 knots becoming southeast 20 early this evening then increasing to southeast 30 late this evening. Wind diminishing to southwest 10 to 20 late overnight then increasing to southwest 25 late Tuesday morning.

Rain beginning near midnight changing to showers Tuesday morning.


Issued 04:00 AM PDT 22 April 2024
Today Tonight and Tuesday. Seas 1 to 2 metres building to 2 to 3 near midnight.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 PM PDT 22 April 2024
Wednesday Wind west 5 to 15 knots backing to south 10 to 15 late in the day.
Thursday Wind south 10 to 15 knots increasing to southeast 20 to 25.
Friday Wind southeast 20 knots increasing to northwesterly 25.

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Gale warning ended

Queen Charlotte Sound - western half

Issued 4:00 PM PDT 22 April 2024

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 4:00 PM PDT 22 April 2024 Tonight and Tuesday At 4:00 p.m. PDT today ridge located from Explorer to the Central

At 4:00 p.m. PDT today frontal system located over the offshore
By 4:00 p.m. PDT Tuesday weakening frontal system located over
the Central Coast.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 3:44 PM PDT 22 April 2024 A frontal band will cross the offshore waters tonight, generating
southeasterly gales. As the frontal band continues to Progress across
Hecate and Dixon east we can expect a brief period of marginal
southerly gales Tuesday morning.

Westerly gales are expected over Southern Bowie Tuesday morning as
the low pressure center lingers over Northern Bowie.

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