Haro Strait


Marine Forecast

Issued 04:00 AM PDT 27 October 2016

Today Tonight and Friday

Strong wind warning in effect.

Wind southerly 20 to 30 knots diminishing to southerly 5 to 15 early this morning then increasing to southeast 15 to 25 near midnight. Wind diminishing to variable 5 to 15 Friday morning.

Showers ending Friday morning.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 AM PDT 27 October 2016
Saturday Wind northeast 10 to 15 knots.
Sunday Wind southeast 10 to 15 knots.
Monday Wind southeast 10 to 15 knots.

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Warnings (In effect)

Strong wind warning in effect

Haro Strait

Issued 04:00 AM PDT 27 October 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.


Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 4:00 AM PDT 27 October 2016 Today Tonight and Friday At 4:00 a.m. PDT today weakening low 994 mb located over Cape Scott.
By 10:00 a.m. PDT today dissipating low 1000 mb located over the
Central Coast.

At 10:00 p.m. PDT tonight trough located off the offshore waters.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 3:46 AM PDT 27 October 2016 A 994 MB low near Cape Scott will dissipate this morning as it
departs northeastward. Gale force cyclonic winds will occur early
this morning near the low. A trough of low pressure will move into
the offshore waters tonight. Winds will rise to strong to gale force
southeast off Vancouver Island tonight ahead of the trough.

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