Queen Charlotte Sound


Marine Forecast

Issued 04:00 AM PDT 27 October 2016

Today Tonight and Friday

Wind northerly 10 to 20 knots except northwest 30 over southern sections. Wind becoming southwest 15 to 25 early this morning then backing to southeast 15 to 25 late this afternoon. Wind increasing to southeast 30 near midnight then diminishing to south 20 Friday afternoon.

A few showers ending Friday afternoon.


Issued 04:00 AM PDT 27 October 2016
Today Tonight and Friday Seas 2 to 3 metres building to 4 late overnight and to 5 Friday morning.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 AM PDT 27 October 2016
Saturday Wind variable 5 to 15 knots.
Sunday Wind variable 5 to 15 knots.
Monday Wind southeast 10 to 15 knots.

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Warnings (Ended)

Gale warning ended

Queen Charlotte Sound

Issued 04:00 AM PDT 27 October 2016

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 4:00 AM PDT 27 October 2016 Today Tonight and Friday At 4:00 a.m. PDT today weakening low 994 mb located over Cape Scott.
By 10:00 a.m. PDT today dissipating low 1000 mb located over the
Central Coast.

At 10:00 p.m. PDT tonight trough located off the offshore waters.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 3:46 AM PDT 27 October 2016 A 994 MB low near Cape Scott will dissipate this morning as it
departs northeastward. Gale force cyclonic winds will occur early
this morning near the low. A trough of low pressure will move into
the offshore waters tonight. Winds will rise to strong to gale force
southeast off Vancouver Island tonight ahead of the trough.

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