Hecate Strait

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 10:30 AM PDT 30 May 2016

Today Tonight and Tuesday

Wind light increasing to southeast 10 to 20 knots this afternoon except light near the mainland coast. Wind increasing to southeast 20 to 30 near noon Tuesday.

Chance of showers today and this evening. Rain beginning Tuesday morning.

Waves

Issued 04:00 AM PDT 30 May 2016
Today Tonight and Tuesday Seas 1 metre or less.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 AM PDT 30 May 2016
Wednesday Wind southeast 10 to 20 knots.
Thursday Wind south 20 to 30 knots.
Friday Wind south 20 knots increasing to south 35 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
Ice Conditions

There is no ice forecast issued for this area.

Warnings

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Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 10:30 AM PDT 30 May 2016 Today Tonight and Tuesday At 10:30 a.m. PDT today quasi-stationary ridge located on a line
north-south over northern Vancouver Island.

At 5:00 p.m. PDT today frontal system located west of Bowie.
By 11:00 p.m. PDT Tuesday dissipating frontal system located over
the North Coast.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 10:28 AM PDT 30 May 2016 A frontal sytem will move northeastward through Bowie tonight then
through the northern waters on Tuesday. Southeast strong to gale
force winds will develop ahead of the system. The system will weaken
Tuesday as it crosses the northern waters.

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