Hecate Strait - northern half


Marine Forecast

Issued 04:00 AM PDT 27 October 2016

Today Tonight and Friday

Wind southeast 10 to 15 knots increasing to southeast 15 to 25 near noon then becoming northeast 15 Friday morning.

Chance of showers today and tonight.


Issued 04:00 AM PDT 27 October 2016
Today Tonight and Friday Seas 1 to 2 metres.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 AM PDT 27 October 2016
Saturday Wind north 10 to 15 knots.
Sunday Wind variable 5 to 15 knots.
Monday Wind variable 5 to 15 knots becoming south 15.

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Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 4:00 AM PDT 27 October 2016 Today Tonight and Friday At 4:00 a.m. PDT today weakening low 994 mb located over Cape Scott.
By 10:00 a.m. PDT today dissipating low 1000 mb located over the
Central Coast.

At 10:00 p.m. PDT tonight trough located off the offshore waters.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 3:46 AM PDT 27 October 2016 A 994 MB low near Cape Scott will dissipate this morning as it
departs northeastward. Gale force cyclonic winds will occur early
this morning near the low. A trough of low pressure will move into
the offshore waters tonight. Winds will rise to strong to gale force
southeast off Vancouver Island tonight ahead of the trough.

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