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West Coast Haida Gwaii - northern half

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Marine Forecast

Issued 09:30 PM PST 28 November 2022

Tonight and Tuesday.

Gale warning in effect.

Wind variable 5 to 15 knots increasing to southeast 15 to 25 late this evening and to southeasterly 25 to 35 late overnight. Wind becoming northeast 20 to 30 Tuesday morning then increasing to northeast 30 to 40 Tuesday evening.

Snow or rain beginning near midnight changing to scattered flurries Tuesday afternoon. Visibility 1 mile or less in precipitation.

Temperatures near plus 1.

Waves

Issued 04:00 PM PST 28 November 2022
Today Tonight and Tuesday. Seas 3 metres subsiding to 2 early this evening then building to 2 to 3 Tuesday evening.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 PM PST 28 November 2022
Wednesday Wind northeast 30 to 40 knots diminishing to northeast 20 to 30 late in the day.
Thursday Wind variable 10 to 15 knots increasing to southeast 25 to 35 late in the day.
Friday Wind southeast 25 to 35 knots diminishing to northeast 15 to 25.

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Gale warning in effect

West Coast Haida Gwaii - northern half

Issued 9:30 PM PST 28 November 2022

'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 9:30 PM PST 28 November 2022 Tonight and Tuesday At 9:30 p.m. PST tonight building ridge located over BC interior.

At 4:00 a.m. PST Tuesday intensifying low 1007 mb located over
northern Bowie.
By 9:30 p.m. PST Tuesday low 984 mb located off Cape Scott.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 9:06 PM PST 28 November 2022 A building ridge of high pressure over the Northern BC Interior will
generate gale to storm force outflow winds through the mainland
inlets on Tuesday.

A low pressure system will intensify west of Haida Gwaii tonight and
track southeastwards towards Vancouver Island on Tuesday. Gale to
storm force easterlies will develop over parts of the offshore,
northern and central waters as well as West Vancouver Island on
Tuesday.

Over northern coastal waters, a risk of freezing spray will exist
beginning Tuesday evening as Arctic air pushes out from the mainland
coast.

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