Hecate Strait

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 04:00 AM PDT 19 April 2015

Today Tonight and Monday

Wind light except southeast 10 to 20 knots over northern sections. Wind becoming southeast 10 to 20 this morning except southeast 25 over northern sections. Wind becoming northwest 25 Monday evening.

Periods of rain.

Waves

Issued 04:00 AM PDT 19 April 2015
Today Tonight and Monday Seas 1 to 2 metres building to 2 to 3 this evening then subsiding to 1 to 2 Monday morning.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 AM PDT 19 April 2015
Tuesday Wind northwest 15 to 25 knots.
Wednesday Wind variable 5 to 15 knots increasing to southeast 15 to 20 late in the day.
Thursday Wind southeast 15 to 25 knots.

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Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 4:00 AM PDT 19 April 2015 Today Tonight and Monday At 4:00 a.m. PDT today quasi-stationary ridge located on a line
northeast-southwest over the Central Coast.

At 4:00 a.m. PDT today cold front located off Bowie.
By 4:00 a.m. PDT Monday cold front located off Haida Gwaii.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 9:19 PM PDT 18 April 2015 A weakening cold front will move slowly across Bowie on Sunday.
Strong to gale force southerly winds west of Haida Gwaii will ease to
moderate to strong Sunday morning.

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