Douglas Channel

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 09:30 PM PDT 31 March 2015

Tonight and Wednesday

Wind southwesterly inflow 10 to 20 knots.

Showers with a risk of thunderstorms.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 PM PDT 31 March 2015
Thursday Wind northeasterly outflow 10 to 15 knots.
Friday Wind northeasterly outflow 10 to 15 knots.
Saturday Wind northeasterly outflow 10 to 15 knots becoming variable 5 to 15.

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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
Ice Conditions

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Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 9:30 PM PDT 31 March 2015 Tonight and Wednesday At 9:30 p.m. PDT tonight low 1006 mb located west of the Alaska
panhandle.
By 4:00 a.m. PDT Wednesday weakening low 1012 mb located over the
northern Alaska panhandle.

At 9:30 p.m. PDT tonight departing trough located on a line
north-south over the North Coast.

At 8:00 a.m. PDT Wednesday building ridge located on a line
north-south over Bowie.
By 8:00 p.m. PDT Wednesday ridge located over Cape Scott.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 9:19 PM PDT 31 March 2015 Moderate to strong westerlies will prevail over the South Coast
tonight. Marginal westerly gales are expected this evening through
Juan de Fuca Strait. Meanwhile westerly gales are expected over
Northern Bowie tonight as a low pressure centre heads towards the
Alaska Panhandle.

On Wednesday, winds will ease over most areas as a ridge of high
pressure builds along the coast. Strong to gale force southerlies
will develop over the northern offshore waters by Wednesday afternoon
as the next trough approaches.

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