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Marine Forecast

Issued 04:00 AM PST 14 November 2018

Today Tonight and Thursday.

Wind variable 5 to 15 knots becoming southwesterly inflow 10 to 20 near noon then diminishing to light this evening. Wind increasing to northeasterly outflow 10 to 20 after midnight then becoming southwesterly inflow 15 to 25 Thursday morning. Wind diminishing to light Thursday evening.

Periods of rain ending Thursday morning.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 AM PST 14 November 2018
Friday Wind northerly outflow 20 to 30 knots.
Saturday Wind northerly outflow 20 to 30 knots diminishing to northerly outflow 10 to 20.
Sunday Wind northerly outflow 10 to 20 knots.

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Map of Pacific - North Coast marine weather areas Middle Nomad - 46004 South Nomad - 46036 Dixon Entrance Central - 46145 South Moresby - 46147 Nanakwa Shoal - 46181 North Hecate Strait - 46183 North Nomad - 46184 South Hecate Strait - 46185 West Sea Otter - 46204 West Dixon Entrance - 46205 East Dellwood - 46207 West Moresby - 46208 Sartine Island Cape St.James Kindakun Rocks Langara Island Masset Municipal Airport Rose Spit Sandspit Airport Bella Bella Airport Bella Coola Airport Bonilla Island Cathedral Point Cumshewa Island Grey Islet Holland Rock Lucy Islands Lightstation Prince Rupert Airport
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Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 4:00 AM PST 14 November 2018 Today Tonight and Thursday At 4:00 a.m. PST today trough located west of Haida Gwaii.
By 1:00 p.m. PST today departing trough located over the Mainland

At 10:00 p.m. PST tonight low 1008 mb located over southern Bowie.
By 6:00 a.m. PST Thursday departing low 1008 mb located over
central Hecate Strait.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 3:41 AM PST 14 November 2018 A trough of low pressure west of Haida Gwaii will move onto the
mainland coast by this afternoon. A 1008 MB low will move eastward
across Southern Bowie this evening and then Central Hecate Strait
late overnight.

Over southern waters local southeast gales will occur this morning.
Over northern waters strong southeast winds will shift strong to
Gale force southwest in the wake of the trough this morning. Winds
will ease this afternoon and then increase to southerly gales ahead
of the low tonight.

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