West Coast Haida Gwaii - northern half

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 04:00 AM PST 29 January 2015

Today Tonight and Friday

Wind southwest 10 to 15 knots diminishing to light this morning then increasing to easterly 10 to 15 this afternoon. Wind increasing to northeasterly 15 to 25 this evening then diminishing to northeast 10 to 15 Friday morning.

Periods of rain ending Friday morning.

Waves

Issued 04:00 AM PST 29 January 2015
Today Tonight and Friday Seas 4 metres subsiding to 3 this morning.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 AM PST 29 January 2015
Saturday Wind southeasterly 15 to 25 knots increasing to southeasterly 30 to 40 late in the day.
Sunday Wind southeasterly 35 to 45 knots diminishing to southerly 20 to 30 late in the day.
Monday Wind southerly 10 to 20 knots.

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West Coast Haida Gwaii - northern half

Issued 04:00 AM PST 29 January 2015
Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 4:00 AM PST 29 January 2015 Today Tonight and Friday At 4:00 a.m. PST today cold front located on a line north-south
over Haida Gwaii.
By 10:30 a.m. PST today weakening cold front located on a line
north-south over Hecate Strait.

At 4:00 p.m. PST today trough located on a line northeast-southwest
over southern Bowie.
By 4:00 a.m. PST Friday trough located over the North Coast
extending southward.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 3:42 AM PST 29 January 2015 Strong to gale force southeasterlies over Hecate Strait and Dixon
east will gradually ease this morning as a cold front weakens over
Haida Gwaii.

An approaching trough of low pressure will track across northern
waters tonight. Strong to gale force southerlies over central and
northern waters will develop this afternoon to the south of the
trough and shift to strong northeasterlies to its north.

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