West Coast Haida Gwaii

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 10:30 AM PST 23 February 2017

Today Tonight and Friday

Wind northwest 10 to 20 knots increasing to northwest 20 to 30 this afternoon then veering to northeast 20 to 30 early Friday morning.

Chance of showers or flurries today and tonight.

Waves

Issued 04:00 AM PST 23 February 2017
Today Tonight and Friday Seas 2 metres building to 2 to 3 early this evening.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 AM PST 23 February 2017
Saturday Wind northwest 15 to 25 knots increasing to northwest 30 to 40 in the morning.
Sunday Wind north 30 to 40 knots diminishing to northwest 15 to 25 late in the day.
Monday Wind northwest 15 to 25 knots becoming northwest 10 to 20 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 PST 23 February 2017 Today Tonight and Friday At 10:30 a.m. PST today building high located west of Bowie.

At 7:00 p.m. PST tonight deepening trough located over the
Mainland Coast.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 10:24 AM PST 23 February 2017 An area of high pressure will slowly build west of the offshore
waters through the period. A trough of low pressure will develop
along the mainland coast later today and deepen overnight with a low
pressure center forming west of Tofino by early Friday morning. The
low will drift southwards during the day on Friday.

A short period of strong to gale force outflow winds will occur along
the North Coast tonight and the Central Coast Friday morning. Strong
to gale force northerly winds will also occur over the offshore
waters overnight and Friday.

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