Issued 10:30 AM PDT 07 October 2015
Today Tonight and Thursday
Storm warning in effect.
Wind southeast 20 to 30 knots increasing to southeast 30 to 40 this afternoon and to southeast 45 to 50 Thursday morning. Wind diminishing to southeast 20 to 30 Thursday afternoon.
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There is no ice forecast issued for this area.
Warnings (In effect)
Hecate StraitIssued 10:30 AM PDT 07 October 2015
'Storm' force winds of 48 to 63 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 SynopsisIssued 10:30 AM PDT 7 October 2015 Today Tonight and Thursday At 10:30 a.m. PDT today deepening low 981 mb located at 51N 149W.
By 5:00 p.m. PDT Thursday departing low 971 mb located over the
northwestern Gulf of Alaska.
At 11:00 p.m. PDT Thursday approaching low 980 mb located off
Marine Weather StatementIssued 10:29 AM PDT 7 October 2015 Increasingly stormy conditions will prevail over the next few days as
a series of lows and frontal systems affect the BC coast. Each
successive system will be more intense, with the most intense storm
being forecast for Friday.
Strong to gale force southeasterlies will prevail over most of the
central and northern waters today and tonight. Winds will increase
and approach storm force from Northern Vancouver Island northwards on
Thursday morning, with a storm warning currently in effect for Hecate
Strait. Winds will remain moderate to strong over the far south.
After a brief lull later Thursday, a deep 960 millibar low
incorporating the remnants of hurricane oho will move northward
through Bowie on Friday morning, bringing widespread storm force
winds, from Northern Vancouver Island northwards.
Mackenzie - Mackenzie River Area
- Axe Point mile 91 to Camsell Bend mile 290
- Camsell Bend mile 290 to Tulita mile 512
- Dixon Entrance East
- Dixon Entrance West
- Fort Good Hope mile 684 to Point Separation mile 913
- Great Slave Lake - basin
- Great Slave Lake - east arm
- Great Slave Lake - north arm
- Hecate Strait
- Lake Athabasca - eastern half
- Lake Athabasca - western half
- North Mackenzie
- North Tuktoyaktuk
- Point Separation mile 913 to Kittigazuit Bay mile 1081
- Prince Alfred
- Prince of Wales
- Tuktoyaktuk - northern half
- Tuktoyaktuk - southern half
- Tulita mile 512 to Fort Good Hope mile 684
- West Coast Haida Gwaii
- Wrigley Harbour mile 0 to Axe Point mile 91
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- Arctic - Eastern Arctic
- Arctic - Western Arctic
- Atlantic - Labrador
- Atlantic - Maritimes
- Atlantic - Newfoundland
- Great Lakes - Lake Erie and Lake Ontario
- Great Lakes - Lake Huron
- Great Lakes - Lake Superior
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