Hecate Strait - southern half
Issued 04:00 PM PST 28 January 2015
Tonight and Thursday
Gale warning in effect.
Wind southeast 25 to 35 knots becoming southeast 20 to 30 early Thursday morning.
There is no ice forecast issued for this area.
Warnings (In effect)
Hecate Strait - southern halfIssued 4:00 PM PST 28 January 2015
'Gale' force winds of 34 to 47 knots are occurring or expected to occur in this marine area. Watch for updated statements. Please refer to the latest marine forecasts for further details and continue to monitor the situation through Canadian Coast Guard radio or Weatheradio stations.
Technical Marine SynopsisIssued 4:00 PM PST 28 January 2015 Tonight and Thursday At 4:00 p.m. PST today cold front located west of Haida Gwaii.
By 4:00 a.m. PST Thursday cold front located on a line north-south
over Haida Gwaii.
At 4:00 p.m. PST Thursday warm front located on a line
northeast-southwest over southern Bowie.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 3:47 PM PST 28 January 2015 Strong to gale force southeasterly winds are expected over the
northern coastal waters in advance of a slow moving cold front
Just west of Haida Gwaii. This front is forecast to rapidly
Weaken over Hecate Strait Thursday morning with winds
Dropping below gale force.
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