Queen Charlotte Strait
Issued 04:00 PM PDT 23 July 2016
Tonight and Sunday
Wind southeast 10 to 15 knots diminishing to light early Sunday morning then becoming northwest 5 to 15 Sunday afternoon.
Chance of showers late this afternoon tonight and Sunday morning.
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There is no ice forecast issued for this area.
No watches or warnings in effect.
Technical Marine SynopsisIssued 4:00 PM PDT 23 July 2016 Tonight and Sunday At 4:00 p.m. PDT today ridge located on a line north-south over
northern Vancouver Island.
By 5:00 p.m. PDT Sunday ridge located on a line north-south over
western Queen Charlotte Sound.
At 4:00 p.m. PDT today frontal system located on a line
northeast-southwest over northern Haida Gwaii.
By 5:00 a.m. PDT Sunday dissipating frontal system located on a
line northeast-southwest over the Central Coast.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 3:52 PM PDT 23 July 2016 A frontal system over Northern Haida Gwaii will move southeast
tonight and weaken over the Central Coast by early Sunday morning.
Ahead of the front, marginal gale force southerly winds will continue
over Dixon Entrance East and northern sections of Hecate Strait until
early this evening.
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