Issued 09:30 PM PST 26 February 2020
Tonight and Thursday.
Gale warning in effect.
Wind southerly 15 to 25 knots increasing to southerly 25 to 35 late overnight then diminishing to southwesterly 15 to 25 early Thursday evening.
Periods of rain.
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There is no ice forecast issued for this area.
Warnings (In effect)
Hecate StraitIssued 9:30 PM PST 26 February 2020
'Gale' force winds of 34 to 47 knots are occurring or expected to occur in this marine area. Watch for updated statements. Please refer to the latest marine forecasts for further details and continue to monitor the situation through Canadian Coast Guard radio or Weatheradio stations.
Technical Marine SynopsisIssued 9:30 PM PST 26 February 2020 Tonight and Thursday At 9:30 p.m. PST tonight departing frontal system located over
the North Coast.
At 4:00 a.m. PST Thursday frontal system located over Bowie.
By 4:00 p.m. PST Thursday frontal system located over the Alaska
Marine Weather StatementIssued 9:18 PM PST 26 February 2020 A broad low will remain nearly stationary in the Gulf of Alaska
While a steady stream of frontal systems continue to rotate through
the northern waters.
Winds over the northern and central waters will continue to fluctuate
from strong to gale force southwesterlies as the disturbances move
through the regions. A stronger disturbance will give gale to storm
force southwesterlies to waters northwest of Haida Gwaii on Thursday.
Pacific - North Coast Area
- Bowie - northern half
- Bowie - southern half
- Central Coast from McInnes Island to Pine Island
- Dixon Entrance East
- Dixon Entrance West
- Douglas Channel
- Arctic - Eastern Arctic
- Arctic - Western Arctic
- Atlantic - Labrador
- Atlantic - Maritimes
- Atlantic - Newfoundland
- Great Lakes - Lake Erie and Lake Ontario
- Great Lakes - Lake Huron
- Great Lakes - Lake Superior
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