West Coast Haida Gwaii - northern half

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 10:30 AM PDT 30 September 2016

Today Tonight and Saturday

Wind northwest 20 to 25 knots veering to northeast 15 to 25 this afternoon then becoming northerly 15 Saturday morning. Wind diminishing to light Saturday evening.

Chance of showers this evening with a risk of thunderstorms.

Waves

Issued 04:00 AM PDT 30 September 2016
Today Tonight and Saturday Seas 1 to 2 metres building to 2 to 3 near noon then subsiding to 2 Saturday evening.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 AM PDT 30 September 2016
Sunday Wind north 5 to 15 knots becoming light in the morning.
Monday Wind south 30 to 35 knots diminishing to west 20 late in the day.
Tuesday Wind west 20 knots backing to south 10 to 15.

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Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 10:30 AM PDT 30 September 2016 Today Tonight and Saturday At 10:30 a.m. PDT today quasi-stationary ridge located west of
the offshore waters.

At 10:30 a.m. PDT today low 1015 mb located near Haida Gwaii.
By 5:00 p.m. PDT Saturday low 1010 mb located over southern
Explorer.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 10:29 AM PDT 30 September 2016 West of the offshore waters, a ridge of high pressure will intensify
and bring northeast gales to Bowie today. These winds will gradually
ease to strong northeast winds tonight.

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