West Coast Haida Gwaii - northern half


Marine Forecast

Issued 04:00 AM PDT 29 August 2016

Today Tonight and Tuesday

Wind east 10 to 20 knots veering to south 10 to 20 this morning.

Periods of rain ending overnight. A few showers beginning Tuesday afternoon.


Issued 04:00 AM PDT 29 August 2016
Today Tonight and Tuesday Seas 2 to 3 metres subsiding to 1 to 2 this morning and to 1 Tuesday morning.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 AM PDT 29 August 2016
Wednesday Wind southeast 10 to 15 knots.
Thursday Wind easterly 10 to 15 knots.
Friday Wind north 5 to 10 knots becoming light.

Stay connected


Weather Conditions

Skip Image

Zoom-in to make a selection

Map of Mackenzie - Mackenzie River marine weather areas Great Slave Lake - 45141 Great Slave Lake North Arm - 45150 Herschel Island Komakuk Beach Shingle Point Airport Aklavik Airport Cape Parry Airport Fort Good Hope Airport Tulita Airport Fort Providence Fort Reliance Fort Resolution Airport Fort Simpson Airport Hay River/Merlyn Carter Airport Inner Whaleback Rocks Inuvik Airport Keats Point Norman Wells Airport Paulatuk Airport Pelly Island Tuktoyaktuk Airport Wrigley Airport Yellowknife Airport Kugluktuk Airport Hat Island Cambridge Bay Airport Cape Peel West Stefansson Island Ulukhaktok Airport Sachs Harbour Airport Thomsen River Egg Island Fort Chipewyan Airport Stony Rapids Airport Liverpool Bay Little Chicago Lutselke Airport Storm Hills Croker River Prairie River Uranium City Cape Providence Tuktoyaktuk Bathurst Inlet Gateshead Island
buoy Buoy
land station Land Station
Ice Conditions

There is no ice forecast issued for this area.


No watches or warnings in effect.


Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 4:00 AM PDT 29 August 2016 Today Tonight and Tuesday At 4:00 a.m. PDT today quasi-stationary low located over Bowie.

At 4:00 a.m. PDT today weakening cold front located on a line
north-south over central Queen Charlotte Sound.
By 2:00 p.m. PDT today cold front located on a line north-south
over northern Vancouver Island.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 3:55 AM PDT 29 August 2016 A low will remain over Bowie region today through Tuesday. A front
over Queen Charlotte Sound will weaken today and will drift slowly
eastward to lie over Northern Vancouver Island by early this

Strong locally gale force southeasterlies east of the front ease to
moderate to strong southerlies to the west. Strong to gale force
easterly winds will persist near north of Haida Gwaii until mid

Mackenzie - Mackenzie River Area

Another Region

What we are doing


Follow us on Twitter!

Get timely local #weather alerts directly to your Twitter feed

Be Air Aware

Air Quality Health Index

Get your weather, plan your day.

Extreme Heat Protection

Date modified: