Hecate Strait

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 09:30 PM PDT 24 May 2016

Tonight and Wednesday

Wind northwest 15 to 25 knots becoming northwest 15 early Wednesday afternoon.

Waves

Issued 04:00 PM PDT 24 May 2016
Today Tonight and Wednesday Seas 1 metre.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 PM PDT 24 May 2016
Thursday Wind northwest 5 to 15 knots.
Friday Wind northwest 5 to 15 knots becoming variable 5 to 15 late in the day.
Saturday Wind variable 5 to 15 knots increasing to southeast 20 to 30 late in the day.

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Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 9:30 PM PDT 24 May 2016 Tonight and Wednesday At 9:30 p.m. PDT tonight quasi-stationary ridge located west of
the offshore waters.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 9:15 PM PDT 24 May 2016 A ridge of high pressure west of the offshore waters will remain
quasi-stationary tonight and Wednesday.

Moderate to strong northwesterlies will prevail over most marine
waters tonight and Wednesday. Gale force winds through Johnstone
Strait and off the west coast of Vancouver Island will ease overnight
before rising again to gale force Wednesday afternoon.

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