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Hecate Strait - northern half


Marine Forecast

Issued 04:00 AM PDT 22 May 2024

Today Tonight and Thursday.

Wind northwest 20 knots diminishing to northwest 15 this morning and to light this evening. Wind increasing to southeast 5 to 15 overnight then veering to south 15 to 20 Thursday morning. Wind increasing to northwest 20 to 30 Thursday evening.

Rain overnight and Thursday.


Issued 04:00 AM PDT 22 May 2024
Today Tonight and Thursday. Seas 1 to 2 metres subsiding to 1 or less early this evening.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 AM PDT 22 May 2024
Friday Wind northwest 15 to 25 knots.
Saturday Wind northwest 5 to 15 knots increasing to south 15 to 20.
Sunday Wind southwest 15 to 20 knots increasing to south 20 to 30.

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Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 4:00 AM PDT 22 May 2024 Today Tonight and Thursday At 4:00 a.m. PDT today ridge located on a line north-south over
By 9:30 p.m. PDT tonight weakening ridge located from Explorer to
the North Coast.

At 9:30 p.m. PDT tonight trough located off Bowie.
By 4:00 p.m. PDT Thursday trough located on a line north-south
over Queen Charlotte Sound.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 3:36 AM PDT 22 May 2024 Ahead of a ridge of high pressure, gale force northwesterlies over
waters west of Vancouver Island will ease today.

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