West Coast Haida Gwaii
Issued 04:00 AM PDT 16 September 2021
Today Tonight and Friday.
Gale warning in effect.
Wind south 15 to 25 knots increasing to southeast 35 to 45 late this morning then diminishing to southwest 20 to 25 this evening. Wind diminishing to southwest 15 to 20 late overnight then veering to northwest 10 to 20 Friday evening.
Rain beginning early this morning changing to showers this evening. Risk of thunderstorms Friday afternoon and evening. Visibility as low as 1 mile in precipitation.
West Coast Haida Gwaii - northern half
West Coast Haida Gwaii - southern half
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There is no ice forecast issued for this area.
Warnings (In effect)
West Coast Haida GwaiiIssued 04:00 AM PDT 16 September 2021
'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.
Technical Marine SynopsisIssued 4:00 AM PDT 16 September 2021 Today Tonight and Friday At 4:00 a.m. PDT today ridge located on a line north-south over
eastern Queen Charlotte Sound.
By midnight PDT tonight departing ridge located on a line
north-south over Victoria.
At 4:00 a.m. PDT today frontal system located west of the offshore
By 4:00 a.m. PDT Friday frontal system located on a line
northwest-southeast over eastern Queen Charlotte Sound.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 3:54 AM PDT 16 September 2021 An approaching Pacific frontal system west of the offshore waters
will move across Bowie this afternoon and then across northern and
central waters tonight.
Gale force southeast winds will spread to Bowie and Northern Explorer
early this morning, to northern and central waters and Southern
Explorer this afternoon, and then to west coast Vancouver Island
tonight. Winds will reach storm force southeast just ahead of the
Winds are forecast to ease to moderate to strong westerly in the wake
of the front.
Mackenzie - Mackenzie River Area
- Axe Point mile 91 to Camsell Bend mile 290
- Bowie - northern half
- Camsell Bend mile 290 to Tulita mile 512
- Dixon Entrance East
- Dixon Entrance West
- Fort Good Hope mile 684 to Point Separation mile 913
- Great Slave Lake - basin
- Great Slave Lake - east arm
- Great Slave Lake - north arm
- Hecate Strait - northern half
- Lake Athabasca
- North Mackenzie
- North Tuktoyaktuk
- Point Separation mile 913 to Kittigazuit Bay mile 1081
- Prince Alfred
- Prince of Wales
- Tuktoyaktuk - northern half
- Tuktoyaktuk - southern half
- Tulita mile 512 to Fort Good Hope mile 684
- West Coast Haida Gwaii
- Wrigley Harbour mile 0 to Axe Point mile 91
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- Arctic - Eastern Arctic
- Arctic - Western Arctic
- Atlantic - Labrador
- Atlantic - Maritimes
- Atlantic - Newfoundland
- Great Lakes - Lake Erie and Lake Ontario
- Great Lakes - Lake Huron
- Great Lakes - Lake Superior
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