Haro Strait

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 04:00 PM PDT 22 October 2017

Tonight and Monday.

Strong wind warning in effect.

Wind southwest 15 to 25 knots diminishing to southwest 10 to 15 early this evening and to light near midnight. Wind becoming north 10 to 15 Monday evening.

Chance of showers late this afternoon this evening and Monday morning.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 PM PDT 22 October 2017
Tuesday Wind northerly 10 to 20 knots.
Wednesday Wind southeast 10 to 20 knots increasing to southwest 20 to 30.
Thursday Wind light.

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Warnings

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Strong wind warning in effect

Haro Strait

Issued 4:00 PM PDT 22 October 2017

'Strong' winds of 20 to 33 knots are occurring or expected to occur in this marine area. Please refer to the latest marine forecasts for further details and continue to monitor the situation through Canadian Coast Guard radio or Weatheradio stations.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 4:00 PM PDT 22 October 2017 Tonight and Monday At 4:00 p.m. PDT today dissipating low 1000 mb located north
of Bowie.

At 4:00 a.m. PDT Monday deepening low 996 mb located southwest
of Bowie.
By 5:00 p.m. PDT Monday low 991 mb located over the Alaska
panhandle.

At 4:00 p.m. PDT today building ridge located over the South Coast.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 3:48 PM PDT 22 October 2017 A deepening low will approach Bowie from the southwest tonight to
reach the Alaska Panhandle as a 991 millibar low Monday afternoon.
Ahead of the low, winds will rise to southerly gales offshore
overnight, and to storm force southerlies Monday morning over the
northern and central waters. Winds will shift to gale force
westerlies in the wake of the low then ease to strong Monday
Evening. The associated front will remain over the central
Waters Monday night with southerly gales persisting.

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