Hecate Strait

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Marine Forecast

Issued 10:30 AM PDT 30 August 2016

Today Tonight and Wednesday

Wind southeast 10 to 20 knots.

Showers.

Waves

Issued 04:00 AM PDT 30 August 2016
Today Tonight and Wednesday Seas 1 to 2 metres subsiding to 1 late this afternoon then building to 2 near noon Wednesday.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 AM PDT 30 August 2016
Thursday Wind southeast 25 knots diminishing to southeast 15 in the afternoon.
Friday Wind southeast 10 knots increasing to northwest 15 late in the day.
Saturday Wind northwest 15 knots diminishing to light.

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Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 10:30 AM PDT 30 August 2016 Today Tonight and Wednesday At 10:30 a.m. PDT today quasi-stationary low located over Bowie.

At 10:30 a.m. PDT today cold front located on a line north-south
over northern Vancouver Island.
By 9:30 p.m. PDT tonight weakening cold front located on a line
north-south over southern Vancouver Island.

At 4:00 a.m. PDT Wednesday trough located over western Explorer.
By 4:00 p.m. PDT Wednesday intensifying trough located over Hecate
Strait extending southeastward.

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