Hecate Strait

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 04:00 PM PDT 24 June 2016

Tonight and Saturday

Wind southerly 5 to 15 knots increasing to southeast 15 to 25 late overnight then veering to southerly 10 to 20 Saturday evening.

Periods of rain beginning near midnight and ending near noon Saturday.

Waves

Issued 04:00 PM PDT 24 June 2016

Hecate Strait - northern half

Today Tonight and Saturday Seas 1 metre or less.

Hecate Strait - southern half

Today Tonight and Saturday Seas 1 metre.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 PM PDT 24 June 2016
Sunday Wind south 10 to 20 knots diminishing to light in the afternoon.
Monday Wind light becoming northwest 10 to 15 knots.
Tuesday Wind northwest 5 to 15 knots.

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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

No watches or warnings in effect.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 4:00 PM PDT 24 June 2016 Tonight and Saturday At 4:00 p.m. PDT today ridge located over Explorer.
By 5:00 a.m. PDT Saturday quasi-stationary ridge located on a line
north-south over northern Vancouver Island.

At 8:00 p.m. PDT tonight disturbance located over Bowie.
By 11:00 a.m. PDT Saturday weakening disturbance located from the
Alaska panhandle to Cape Scott.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 3:46 PM PDT 24 June 2016 A ridge of high pressure building offshore will spread marginal gale
force westerlies to eastern sections of Juan de Fuca Strait tonight.

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