West Coast Haida Gwaii - northern half
Issued 04:00 AM PDT 30 September 2023
Today Tonight and Sunday.
Gale warning in effect.
Wind northwest 5 to 15 knots becoming variable 5 to 15 this morning then becoming southerly 10 to 20 this afternoon. Wind increasing to southerly 20 to 30 early this evening then becoming southeast 25 to 35 late this evening. Wind diminishing to southwest 10 to 20 overnight then veering to westerly 20 to 25 Sunday afternoon.
Rain beginning this evening changing to scattered showers Sunday evening.
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There is no ice forecast issued for this area.
Warnings (In effect)
West Coast Haida Gwaii - northern halfIssued 04:00 AM PDT 30 September 2023
'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 4:00 AM PDT 30 September 2023 Today Tonight and Sunday At 4:00 a.m. PDT today ridge located on a line northeast-southwest
By 11:00 p.m. PDT tonight ridge located on a line
northeast-southwest over Queen Charlotte Sound.
At 4:00 p.m. PDT today frontal system located over Bowie.
By 4:00 a.m. PDT Sunday frontal system located over Hecate Strait.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 3:42 AM PDT 30 September 2023 A ridge of high pressure continues to build towards the central
waters today. Northwesterly gales will continue over parts of
West Vancouver Island, Southern Explorer, and through Johnstone
A frontal system will slide eastward across Bowie Saturday evening.
Ahead of the system, southerly gales are expected over the northern
waters late Saturday.
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