Johnstone Strait: Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 4:00 AM PDT 31 October 2014 Today Tonight and Saturday At 4:00 a.m. PDT today building ridge located west of the offshore
By 4:00 p.m. PDT today ridge located over Queen Charlotte Sound.

At 4:00 p.m. PDT today frontal system located west of Bowie.
By 10:30 a.m. PDT Saturday frontal system located on a line
north-south over Hecate Strait.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 9:26 PM PDT 30 October 2014 A weakening low pressure centre over Haida Gwaii will move northward
through the North Coast tonight. Strong to gale force southwest winds
over central waters will ease later tonight as the low moves inland.

Strong to gale force southerlies will develop over the far north
ahead of the next approaching front Friday night.