Hecate Strait

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 04:00 AM PDT 30 September 2016

Today Tonight and Saturday

Wind northerly 5 to 15 knots becoming light early this morning then becoming southeast 5 to 15 this afternoon. Wind backing to northeasterly 5 to 15 late overnight.

Chance of showers tonight and Saturday morning with a risk of thunderstorms.

Waves

Issued 04:00 AM PDT 30 September 2016
Today Tonight and Saturday Seas 1 metre.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 AM PDT 30 September 2016
Sunday Wind light.
Monday Wind south 30 to 35 knots diminishing to southeast 15 to 20 late in the day.
Tuesday Wind southeast 15 to 20 knots becoming southeast 20 late in the day.

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Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 4:00 AM PDT 30 September 2016 Today Tonight and Saturday At 4:00 a.m. PDT today ridge located west of the offshore waters.
By 5:00 p.m. PDT today ridge located near the Gulf of Alaska.

At 11:00 p.m. PDT tonight low 1012 mb located over Queen Charlotte
Sound.
By 5:00 p.m. PDT Saturday low 1010 mb located over southern
Explorer.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 3:59 AM PDT 30 September 2016 West of the offshore waters, a ridge of high pressure will intensify
and bring northeast gales to Bowie this morning. Gale force
northeasterly winds over Bowie will gradually ease this evening.

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