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West Coast Haida Gwaii - northern half

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 04:00 AM PST 25 February 2024

Today Tonight and Monday.

Storm warning in effect.

Wind west 40 to 50 knots becoming west 35 to 45 this morning then diminishing to northwest 25 to 30 Monday morning.

Flurries ending this evening with a risk of thunderstorms. Visibility 1 mile or less in flurries.

Waves

Issued 04:00 AM PST 25 February 2024
Today Tonight and Monday. Seas 4 to 6 metres building to 5 to 7 this morning then subsiding to 4 to 6 this afternoon. Seas subsiding to 3 to 4 near noon Monday and to 2 to 3 Monday evening.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 AM PST 25 February 2024
Tuesday Wind southeast 30 to 40 knots diminishing to west 20 to 30 in the morning.
Wednesday Wind west 20 to 30 knots diminishing to west 10 to 20.
Thursday Wind southwest 5 to 15 knots becoming light late in the day.

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Storm warning in effect

West Coast Haida Gwaii - northern half

Issued 04:00 AM PST 25 February 2024

'Storm' force winds of 48 to 63 knots are occurring or expected to occur in this marine area. 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 25 February 2024 Today Tonight and Monday At 4:00 a.m. PST today trough located on a line northeast-southwest
over central Vancouver Island.

At 4:00 p.m. PST today trough located on a line northwest-southeast
over the North Coast.
By 4:00 a.m. PST Monday trough located on a line north-south over
the Central Coast.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 3:42 AM PST 25 February 2024 A trough of low pressure over Central Vancouver Island will track
towards the Southern BC Interior today. The trough will spread strong
to gale force westerly or northwesterly winds to parts of the
southern waters this afternoon then easing in the evening.

Also, another trough of low pressure north of Haida Gwaii will track
towards the Central BC Interior today. Gale to storm force
northwesterly winds will continue over the northern, central, and
offshore waters today, tonight, and Monday. Strong to gale force
northwesterly winds will also develop over parts of the southern
waters, and Explorer Monday morning.

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