Queen Charlotte Sound

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 09:30 PM PST 23 January 2017

Tonight and Tuesday

Wind southwest 5 to 15 knots backing to south 15 to 20 Tuesday morning then increasing to southeast 20 to 30 Tuesday evening.

Waves

Issued 04:00 PM PST 23 January 2017
Today Tonight and Tuesday Seas 3 to 5 metres subsiding to 2 this evening then building to 2 to 3 Tuesday evening.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 PM PST 23 January 2017
Wednesday Wind southeast 25 to 35 knots becoming southeast 30 to 40 in the afternoon.
Thursday Wind southeast 30 to 40 knots becoming southeast 35 to 45 late in the day.
Friday Wind southeast 45 to 55 knots.

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Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 9:30 PM PST 23 January 2017 Tonight and Tuesday At 9:30 p.m. PST tonight weakening ridge located off the Central
Coast.
By 4:00 p.m. PST Tuesday ridge located on a line north-south over
Vancouver Island.

At 9:30 p.m. PST tonight frontal system located west of Bowie.
By 4:00 p.m. PST Tuesday frontal system located on a line
north-south over western Bowie.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 9:29 PM PST 23 January 2017 A frontal system will be approaching the northern offshore waters
tonight and Tuesday and move across the northern waters Tuesday night
and Wednesday morning. Gale force southeasterlies will develop ahead
of the front. Winds will shift to moderate to strong southwest
Behind the front.

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