Hecate Strait

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 04:00 AM PDT 29 June 2017

Today Tonight and Friday.

Wind northwest 5 to 15 knots becoming light late this morning then becoming southerly 5 to 15 early this evening. Wind southerly 5 to 15 Friday.

Waves

Issued 04:00 AM PDT 29 June 2017

Hecate Strait - northern half

Today Tonight and Friday. Seas 1 metre.

Hecate Strait - southern half

Today Tonight and Friday. Seas 1 to 2 metres subsiding to 1 near midnight.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 AM PDT 29 June 2017
Saturday Wind southeast 20 to 30 knots diminishing to south 15 in the afternoon.
Sunday Wind south 10 to 15 knots.
Monday Wind south 10 to 15 knots.

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Warnings

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Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 4:00 AM PDT 29 June 2017 Today Tonight and Friday At 7:00 a.m. PDT today ridge located on a line north-south over
Haida Gwaii.
By 10:00 p.m. PDT tonight ridge located on a line north-south over
the North Coast.

At 11:00 a.m. PDT today frontal system located on a line north-south
over Bowie.
By 11:00 p.m. PDT tonight weakening frontal system located on a
line north-south over Langara.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 9:23 PM PDT 28 June 2017 A ridge of high pressure will remain over the offshore waters
tonight. Gale force northwest winds off Central Vancouver Island will
gradually ease tonight.

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