Queen Charlotte Sound - western half


Marine Forecast

Issued 04:00 PM PDT 23 August 2017

Tonight and Thursday.

Wind southerly 15 to 25 knots veering to westerly 15 to 25 this evening then becoming westerly 15 Thursday morning. Wind backing to southerly 15 Thursday evening.

A few showers ending late Thursday morning.


Issued 04:00 PM PDT 23 August 2017
Today Tonight and Thursday. Seas 2 metres.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 PM PDT 23 August 2017
Friday Wind southwest 15 knots increasing to south 25 to 35 in the afternoon.
Saturday Wind south 20 to 30 knots diminishing to southwest 15 late in the day.
Sunday Wind southwest 15 knots diminishing to light.

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Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 4:00 PM PDT 23 August 2017 Tonight and Thursday At 4:00 p.m. PDT today weakening low 1007 mb located over northern
By 5:00 a.m. PDT Thursday dissipating low 1011 mb located over
northern Bowie.

At 4:00 p.m. PDT today quasi-stationary ridge located on a line
north-south over northern Vancouver Island.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 3:58 PM PDT 23 August 2017 A weakening low will reside over Northern Bowie tonight. Strong to
gale force southerlies over Hecate Strait will ease to light winds
later tonight as the low weakens.

Marginal gale force winds can also continue through Juan de Fuca
strait tonight.

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