Hecate Strait - northern half
Issued 04:00 PM PDT 06 May 2016
Tonight and Saturday
Wind south 20 to 30 knots diminishing to south 15 after midnight then veering to west 10 to 20 early Saturday morning.
Periods of rain.
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There is no ice forecast issued for this area.
No watches or warnings in effect.
Technical Marine SynopsisIssued 4:00 PM PDT 6 May 2016 Tonight and Saturday At 4:00 p.m. PDT today ridge located on a line northeast-southwest
over Cape Scott.
By 8:00 p.m. PDT tonight weakening ridge located on a line
northeast-southwest over Cape Scott.
At 8:00 a.m. PDT Saturday cold front located over Queen Charlotte
By 7:00 p.m. PDT Saturday departing cold front located over the
Marine Weather StatementIssued 4:01 PM PDT 6 May 2016 A cold front will develop over Queen Charlotte Sound Saturday
Morning and move southeast across the South Coast. In its wake,
strong to gale force northwest winds will develop Saturday afternoon
over southern waters. A ridge building behind the cold front late
Saturday afternoon will enhance the winds through Juan de Fuca Strait
Saturday evening to westerly gale force.
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