West Coast Haida Gwaii - northern half

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 09:30 PM PDT 27 April 2017

Tonight and Friday

Wind westerly 10 to 15 knots diminishing to light early Friday morning then increasing to southeast 15 to 20 early Friday evening.

Waves

Issued 04:00 PM PDT 27 April 2017
Today Tonight and Friday Seas 2 to 3 metres subsiding to 1 to 2 early Friday morning.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 PM PDT 27 April 2017
Saturday Wind southeast 40 to 50 knots becoming westerly 35 to 45 in the afternoon.
Sunday Wind westerly 25 to 35 knots diminishing to westerly 10 to 20.
Monday Wind light increasing to easterly 20 to 30 knots late in the day.

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Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 9:30 PM PDT 27 April 2017 Tonight and Friday At 9:30 p.m. PDT tonight building ridge located west of the
offshore waters.
By 4:00 p.m. PDT Friday ridge located on a line northwest-southeast
over Queen Charlotte Sound.

At 11:00 p.m. PDT Friday intensifying low 1002 mb located west
of Bowie.
By 11:00 a.m. PDT Saturday low 990 mb located over northern Bowie.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 9:26 PM PDT 27 April 2017 A building ridge of high pressure offshore is causing strong
northwesterlies over the inner South Coast and the southern sections
of west coast Vancouver Island. Winds will ease Friday morning as
The ridge moves closer to Vancouver Island.

A developing low will move onto Bowie Friday night. Winds will
increase to gale to storm force southeast over the north and central
waters ahead of the low.

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