Hecate Strait

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 04:00 PM PST 02 March 2015

Tonight and Tuesday

Wind northeast 15 to 25 knots diminishing to variable 5 to 15 near midnight then becoming light near noon Tuesday.

Waves

Issued 04:00 PM PST 02 March 2015

Hecate Strait - northern half

Today Tonight and Tuesday Seas 1 metre.

Hecate Strait - southern half

Today Tonight and Tuesday Seas 1 to 2 metres subsiding to 1 near midnight.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 PM PST 02 March 2015
Wednesday Wind north 5 to 15 knots increasing to south 15 to 25 in the morning and to south 25 to 35 late in the day.
Thursday Wind south 25 to 35 knots diminishing to southwest 15.
Friday Wind south 25 to 35 knots.

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Map of Pacific - South Coast marine weather areas Tsawwassen Ferry Terminal South Nomad - 46036 Sentry Shoal - 46131 South Brooks - 46132 Halibut Bank - 46146 South Moresby - 46147 South Hecate Strait - 46185 West Sea Otter - 46204 La Perouse Bank - 46206 East Dellwood - 46207 Discovery Island Esquimalt Harbour Kelp Reefs Malahat Race Rocks Lightstation Saturna Island Sheringham Point University of Victoria Victoria Gonzales Victoria Int'l Airport Ballenas Islands Campbell River Airport Comox Airport Entrance Island Fanny Island Nanaimo Airport Port Hardy Airport Sisters Islets Estevan Point Sartine Island Solander Island Tofino Airport Grief Point Powell River Airport Sechelt Cape St.James Bella Bella Airport Bella Coola Airport Cathedral Point Herbert Island Point Atkinson Sand Heads Lightstation Vancouver Harbour Vancouver Int'l Airport West Vancouver Port Alberni Howe Sound - Pam Rocks Squamish Airport
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Warnings

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Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 4:00 PM PST 2 March 2015 Tonight and Tuesday By 4:00 p.m. PST today quasi-stationary ridge located over Bowie.

By 4:00 p.m. PST today quasi-stationary ridge located over BC
interior.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 3:49 PM PST 2 March 2015 A ridge of high pressure over the British Columbia Interior
Will push strong to marginal gale force outflow winds through the
mainland inlets and valleys tonight. The outflow winds will abate
Tuesday morning as the ridge weakens.

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