West Coast Haida Gwaii

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 04:00 AM PDT 23 May 2015

Today Tonight and Sunday

Gale warning in effect.

Wind northwest 20 to 30 knots except northwest 30 to 35 over southern sections. Wind diminishing to northwest 15 early this morning except northwest 25 over southern sections.

Waves

Issued 04:00 AM PDT 23 May 2015

West Coast Haida Gwaii - northern half

Today Tonight and Sunday Seas 2 to 3 metres subsiding to 1 to 2 this afternoon.

West Coast Haida Gwaii - southern half

Today Tonight and Sunday Seas 2 to 3 metres subsiding to 1 to 2 early this evening.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 AM PDT 23 May 2015
Monday Wind northwest 15 to 20 knots increasing to northwest 20 to 30 in the afternoon.
Tuesday Wind northwest 20 to 30 knots.
Wednesday Wind northwest 20 to 30 knots.

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Warnings

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Gale warning in effect

West Coast Haida Gwaii

Issued 04:00 AM PDT 23 May 2015

'Gale' force winds of 34 to 47 knots are occurring or expected to occur in this marine area. Watch for updated statements. Please refer to the latest marine forecasts for further details and continue to monitor the situation through Canadian Coast Guard radio or Weatheradio stations.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 4:00 AM PDT 23 May 2015 Today Tonight and Sunday At 4:00 a.m. PDT today ridge located west of the offshore waters.
By 5:00 a.m. PDT Sunday ridge located on a line north-south
over Bowie.

At 4:00 a.m. PDT today trough located on a line north-south over
the Mainland Coast.
By 5:00 a.m. PDT Sunday trough located on a line north-south over
BC interior.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 3:53 AM PDT 23 May 2015 A ridge of high pressure over the offshore waters combined with a
trough over BC will continue to give strong to gale force northwest
winds to most regions over the next few days.

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