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Queen Charlotte Sound - eastern half

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 10:30 AM PDT 30 May 2024

Today Tonight and Friday.

Gale warning in effect.

Wind southerly 5 to 15 knots backing to southeast 20 late overnight then increasing to southeast 30 Friday morning. Wind increasing to southeast 30 to 35 Friday evening.

Showers changing to rain Friday morning.

Waves

Issued 04:00 AM PDT 30 May 2024
Today Tonight and Friday. Seas 1 metre building to 1 to 2 Friday afternoon.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 AM PDT 30 May 2024
Saturday Wind west 5 to 15 knots increasing to south 15 to 25 late in the day.
Sunday Wind south 35 to 45 knots diminishing to southwest 15 to 25.
Monday Wind southwest 15 to 25 knots.

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Gale warning in effect

Queen Charlotte Sound - eastern half

Issued 10:30 AM PDT 30 May 2024

'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.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 10:30 AM PDT 30 May 2024 Today Tonight and Friday At 10:30 a.m. PDT today ridge located from the North Coast to
Explorer.
By 4:00 p.m. PDT Friday ridge located on a line north-south over
the Central Coast.

At 9:30 p.m. PDT tonight frontal system located off Bowie.
By 4:00 p.m. PDT Friday frontal system located from Sandspit
to Explorer.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 10:31 AM PDT 30 May 2024 An approaching frontal system will track across the offshore waters
on Friday and onto the North Coast Friday evening. Ahead of the
front, southeast gales will develop over Northern Bowie this evening,
and spread to northern, central waters, and the headlands of West
Coast Vancouver Island North on Friday. In its wake, winds will shift
to moderate to strong westerly on Friday night.

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