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West Coast Haida Gwaii - northern half


Marine Forecast

Issued 09:30 PM PST 04 February 2023

Tonight and Sunday.

Gale warning in effect.

Wind northwest 25 to 35 knots becoming northwest 25 after midnight then diminishing to west 15 late overnight. Wind backing to south 20 Sunday morning then increasing to south 25 to 35 near noon Sunday. Wind increasing to south 35 to 40 early Sunday evening.

Scattered showers changing to rain Sunday morning.


Issued 04:00 PM PST 04 February 2023
Today Tonight and Sunday. Seas 3 to 5 metres subsiding to 2 to 3 late overnight then building to 3 to 5 Sunday evening.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 PM PST 04 February 2023
Monday Wind southwest 30 to 40 knots diminishing to northwest 15 to 25 in the afternoon and to variable 10 to 15 late in the day.
Tuesday Wind south 15 to 25 knots veering to west 15 to 25.
Wednesday Wind west 15 to 25 knots increasing to southeast 35 late in the day.

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Warnings (In effect)

Gale warning in effect

West Coast Haida Gwaii - northern half

Issued 9:30 PM PST 04 February 2023

'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 Synopsis

Issued 9:30 PM PST 4 February 2023 Tonight and Sunday At 9:30 p.m. PST tonight frontal system located from Hecate Strait
to Vancouver Island.
By 10:30 a.m. PST Sunday weakening frontal system located over
the South Coast.

At 4:00 a.m. PST Sunday ridge located over Bowie.
By 4:00 p.m. PST Sunday ridge located from the Central Coast
to Explorer.

At 4:00 p.m. PST Sunday approaching frontal system located west
of Bowie.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 9:24 PM PST 4 February 2023 A frontal system located from Hecate Strait to Western Vancouver
Island will weaken while tracking inland overnight. Gale to storm
force southerly winds ahead of the system will diminish through the
night as the system weakens. Northwesterly gales will spread from
west to east in the wake of the system tonight and Sunday.

Another frontal system will approach Bowie Sunday afternoon. South to
southwesterly gales will develop over the northern waters ahead of
this system.

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