Douglas Channel

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Marine Forecast

Issued 04:00 PM PDT 20 October 2017

Tonight and Saturday.

Wind southwesterly inflow 10 to 20 knots becoming northeasterly outflow 15 to 25 this evening then becoming southwesterly inflow 10 to 20 Saturday afternoon.

A few showers changing to rain Saturday morning.

Temperatures near plus 1.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 PM PDT 20 October 2017
Sunday Wind southwesterly inflow 15 to 25 knots.
Monday Wind southwesterly inflow 10 to 20 knots increasing to northeasterly outflow 20 to 30.
Tuesday Wind southwest 10 knots increasing to southwesterly inflow 15 late in the day.

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Map of Pacific - North Coast marine weather areas Middle Nomad - 46004 South Nomad - 46036 Dixon Entrance Central - 46145 South Moresby - 46147 Nanakwa Shoal - 46181 North Hecate Strait - 46183 North Nomad - 46184 South Hecate Strait - 46185 West Sea Otter - 46204 West Dixon Entrance - 46205 East Dellwood - 46207 West Moresby - 46208 Sartine Island Cape St.James Kindakun Rocks Langara Island Masset Municipal Airport Rose Spit Sandspit Airport Bella Bella Airport Bella Coola Airport Cathedral Point Cumshewa Island Grey Islet Holland Rock Lucy Islands Lightstation Prince Rupert Airport Bonilla Island
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Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 4:00 PM PDT 20 October 2017 Tonight and Saturday At 4:00 p.m. PDT today departing ridge located on a line north-south
over the Coast Mountains.

At 9:30 p.m. PDT tonight trough located off the offshore waters.
By 4:00 p.m. PDT Saturday departing trough located on a line
north-south over BC interior.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 3:43 PM PDT 20 October 2017 An approaching trough of low pressure will track across central and
northern waters on Saturday and move inland late in the afternoon.
Ahead of the front, southeast gales will develop over the offshore
waters this evening then spread to all outer waters overnight and the
inner South Coast early Saturday morning. In its wake the winds will
shift to strong to gale force southwesterly late Saturday.

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