Douglas Channel

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 04:00 PM PDT 22 October 2017

Tonight and Monday.

Wind southwesterly inflow 15 to 25 knots becoming southwesterly inflow 10 to 20 early this evening then increasing to southwesterly inflow 20 to 30 early Monday afternoon.

Periods of rain changing to rain at times heavy near noon Monday. Visibility 1 mile or less in rain.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 PM PDT 22 October 2017
Tuesday Wind southwesterly inflow 10 to 20 knots becoming northeasterly outflow 10 to 20 in the morning then increasing to southwesterly inflow 20 to 30 late in the day.
Wednesday Wind southwesterly inflow 20 to 30 knots diminishing to light late in the day.
Thursday Wind light becoming southwesterly inflow 15 knots 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 22 October 2017 Tonight and Monday At 4:00 p.m. PDT today dissipating low 1000 mb located north
of Bowie.

At 4:00 a.m. PDT Monday deepening low 996 mb located southwest
of Bowie.
By 5:00 p.m. PDT Monday low 991 mb located over the Alaska
panhandle.

At 4:00 p.m. PDT today building ridge located over the South Coast.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 3:48 PM PDT 22 October 2017 A deepening low will approach Bowie from the southwest tonight to
reach the Alaska Panhandle as a 991 millibar low Monday afternoon.
Ahead of the low, winds will rise to southerly gales offshore
overnight, and to storm force southerlies Monday morning over the
northern and central waters. Winds will shift to gale force
westerlies in the wake of the low then ease to strong Monday
Evening. The associated front will remain over the central
Waters Monday night with southerly gales persisting.

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