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Marine Forecast

Issued 10:30 AM PDT 19 October 2017

Today Tonight and Friday.

Wind southwesterly 10 to 20 knots becoming variable 10 to 15 early this evening then increasing to northwest 15 to 25 after midnight. Wind diminishing to southerly 5 to 15 Friday afternoon then increasing to southeast 15 to 25 Friday evening.

Showers with a risk of thunderstorms.

Waves

Issued 04:00 AM PDT 19 October 2017
Today Tonight and Friday. Seas 5 to 7 metres subsiding to 5 overnight and to 3 to 4 Friday afternoon.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 AM PDT 19 October 2017
Saturday Wind southeast 20 to 30 knots veering to southwest 15 to 25 in the morning.
Sunday Wind southwest 20 to 30 knots.
Monday Wind southwest 10 to 20 knots increasing to southeast 30 to 40 late in the day.

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Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 10:30 AM PDT 19 October 2017 Today Tonight and Friday At 10:30 a.m. PDT today departing low located north of Haida Gwaii.

At 5:00 p.m. PDT Friday approaching frontal system located west
of Explorer.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 10:24 AM PDT 19 October 2017 A low pressure centre just north of Haida Gwaii will slowly
Move out of the area today. South and west of the low, strong to
Gale force northwesterlies over northern waters will gradually
diminish this afternoon.

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