Howe Sound

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 04:00 PM PDT 19 October 2017

Tonight and Friday.

Wind southerly inflow 5 to 15 knots becoming northerly outflow 10 to 20 early this evening then diminishing to light near midnight. Wind increasing to southerly inflow 10 to 20 Friday evening.

Rain with a risk of thunderstorms.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 PM PDT 19 October 2017
Saturday Wind northerly outflow 20 to 30 knots diminishing to northerly outflow 10 to 20 in the morning.
Sunday Wind southerly inflow 5 to 15 knots becoming northerly outflow 10 to 20 late in the day.
Monday Wind northerly outflow 10 to 20 knots becoming northerly outflow 15 to 25 late in the day.

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Howe Sound

Issued 4:00 PM PDT 19 October 2017
Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 4:00 PM PDT 19 October 2017 Tonight and Friday At 5:00 p.m. PDT Friday approaching frontal system located west
of Explorer.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 3:48 PM PDT 19 October 2017 A low pressure centre that was north of Haida Gwaii this morning
Has now moved northeast over BC. Due to this a few lingering
northwesterly gales are present over the offshore waters. These
Gales will diminish very soon.

Another frontal system will approach Explorer late Friday afternoon
with southeast gales developing ahead of it into Friday evening.

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