Haro Strait

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 04:00 PM PDT 31 May 2016

Tonight and Wednesday

Strong wind warning in effect.

Wind northerly 5 to 15 knots becoming light early this evening then increasing to southwest 20 near midnight. Wind diminishing to southwest 10 to 15 Wednesday morning then increasing to southwest 20 Wednesday afternoon.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 PM PDT 31 May 2016
Thursday Wind southerly 10 to 15 knots.
Friday Wind light.
Saturday Wind northwest 5 to 15 knots.

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Strong wind warning in effect

Haro Strait

Issued 7:36 PM PDT 31 May 2016

'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 31 May 2016 Tonight and Wednesday At 4:00 p.m. PDT today frontal system located over Queen Charlotte
Sound.
By 2:00 a.m. PDT Wednesday dissipating frontal system located over
Hecate Strait.

At 2:00 p.m. PDT Wednesday frontal system located off the offshore
waters.
By 11:00 p.m. PDT Wednesday frontal system located over Queen
Charlotte Sound.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 3:52 PM PDT 31 May 2016 A frontal system moving through the northern waters today is giving
marginal gale force southeast winds to Hecate Strait and East Dixon.
This system will weaken later this evening.

The next frontal system will move into the offshore waters tomorrow
afternoon and eventually spread marginal gale force winds to the
central waters by late evening.

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