Language selection

Features

My Weather Profile Weather Topics  | 

West Coast Haida Gwaii - northern half

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 04:00 AM PST 22 November 2019

Today Tonight and Saturday.

Gale warning in effect.

Wind southwest 25 to 35 knots increasing to southwest 35 to 45 early this morning then diminishing to southwest 25 to 35 early this afternoon. Wind diminishing to southwest 15 to 25 early this evening and to south 10 to 15 near midnight. Wind increasing to southeast 15 to 25 overnight and to southwest 30 to 40 Saturday morning.

Rain ending this evening. Rain beginning near midnight with a risk of thunderstorms early Saturday morning and changing to showers Saturday afternoon. Visibility as low as 1 mile in rain.

Waves

Issued 04:00 AM PST 22 November 2019
Today Tonight and Saturday. Seas 3 to 5 metres building to 5 to 7 early this morning.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 AM PST 22 November 2019
Sunday Wind west 25 knots.
Monday Wind west 25 knots.
Tuesday Wind northwest 30 knots diminishing to north 20.

Stay connected

ATOM

Weather Conditions

Skip Image

Zoom-in to make a selection

Map of Mackenzie - Mackenzie River marine weather areas Great Slave Lake - 45141 Great Slave Lake North Arm - 45150 Herschel Island Komakuk Beach Shingle Point Airport Aklavik Airport Cape Parry Airport Fort Good Hope Airport Tulita Airport Fort Providence Fort Reliance Fort Resolution Airport Fort Simpson Airport Hay River/Merlyn Carter Airport Inner Whaleback Rocks Inuvik Airport Keats Point Lutselke Airport Norman Wells Airport Paulatuk Airport Pelly Island Tuktoyaktuk Airport Wrigley Airport Yellowknife Airport Liverpool Bay Little Chicago Storm Hills Bathurst Inlet Kugluktuk Airport Hat Island Croker River Cambridge Bay Airport Cape Peel West Gateshead Island Stefansson Island Cape Providence Ulukhaktok Airport Sachs Harbour Airport Thomsen River Prairie River Egg Island Fort Chipewyan Airport Stony Rapids Airport Uranium City
Legend:
buoy Buoy
land station Land Station
Ice Conditions

There is no ice forecast issued for this area.

Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Gale warning in effect

West Coast Haida Gwaii - northern half

Issued 04:00 AM PST 22 November 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 4:00 AM PST 22 November 2019 Today Tonight and Saturday At 4:00 a.m. PST today frontal system located west of Bowie.
By 4:00 p.m. PST today departing frontal system located on a line
northeast-southwest over Hecate Strait.

At 4:00 a.m. PST today quasi-stationary ridge located over the
South Coast.

At 10:00 p.m. PST tonight approaching low located west of Bowie.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 3:47 AM PST 22 November 2019 A frontal system west of Bowie will move eastward today and will lie
over Hecate Strait later this afternoon. The system will bring
southwesterly gales to central and northern waters today. The gales
will ease this evening as the frontal system departs.

Mackenzie - Mackenzie River Area

Another Region

What we are doing

Date modified: